Erik Lauritzen created an incredible assembly on World War II for the set of documents Last Best Hope. In the video it uses photos to create a effect of 2.5D, since with images in 2D it creates a perception of 3D.
STORYBOARD: Capturing the 'Humans of New York'. If there's such a thing as a typical path to becoming an artist, Brandon Stanton didn't take... (Great link altogether, but pinned for the video at the bottom. I adore this guy and what he does.)