For a palliative for Freeman’s muddled musings on quantum consciousness, have a look at this portrait (from Bored Panda):
It is not a photograph.
It’s a finger painting by artist Kyle Lambert, done on an iPad.
Bored Panda notes:
Lambert, who is a trained oil painter and illustrator, uses an iPad Air with the Procreate application. This Morgan Freeman portrait was drawn based on a photograph, but the video proves that Lambert recreated it entirely through his own artistic talent. Although the brief time-lapse makes it look like a breeze, it actually took Lambert more than 200 hours and 285,000 brush strokes to complete. Morgan Freeman is far from the only star that Lambert has given a finger-painting makeover to. His Youtube channel features videos of many other stars like Jennifer Aniston, David Beckham, Will Smith and Megan Fox.
The time-lapse video shows how the portrait arose from a gazillon tiny tweaks: