Teen Who Looks Like He's Levitating in Photo Reveals What Was Really Happening

Playing Teen Who Appeared to Levitate in Photo Reveals What Was Actually Happening

The high school basketball player who was photographed during a game appearing to levitate says the pictures were not doctored in any way and that is him acting natural.

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Walker Stillman, 17, told INSIDE EDITION: "I thought the ball was going to come to me but it went to my teammate instead. I was just relaxed when the picture happened." 

The image was posted over the weekend online and caught fire, some even compared him to Jesus floating.

Stillman, a guard for Champaign Central High School in Illinois, was photographed by Liz Brunson Photography at the exact moment when he jumped in the air.

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In video of the event, it looks like a normal play, however, the picture taken at that precise moment is what turned heads.

It's a split second in time that Walker will never forget.

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