A Giant Flying Eye Will Only Reinforce Fears About Spying Drones

By Andrew Liszewski on at

Otto Dieffenbach, the same master drone builder behind that flying R2-D2, is back with a simpler creation that’s sure to strike fear into anyone worried about their privacy: a giant two-feet wide eyeball that can be piloted to peer into any window.

Imagine hearing a weird humming sound coming from outside your bedroom, and when you throw open the curtains to check it out you find this flying creation staring right back at you. If there was ever a good reason to shoot down a drone with a shotgun, this is it. [YouTube via Laughing Squid]

This article originally appeared on Toyland, Gizmodo's toys and collectibles blog