A mobile 3D exhibition: i3DG Palm Top Theater

i3DG is a playful analog extension to an iPhone, converting its 2D display into a layered 3D view. Watch this video. Brilliant idea. I love it! Using the very old technique of placing a halfsilvered mirror at a 45-degree angle in front of an image, in a novel new context, the project serves as a… Continue reading A mobile 3D exhibition: i3DG Palm Top Theater

Super Mario Bros. on the pavement

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=13118504&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=1&color=00adef&fullscreen=1 Super Mario Bros. from Andreas Heikaus on Vimeo. Another awesome thesis project. Blurb: The Super Mario Bros. game, released on the Nintendo Entertainment System, is not longer bound to the television size and get interactive with a new environment. The emphasis of my thesis is on the matchmoving work. It is the process of matching CG elements into… Continue reading Super Mario Bros. on the pavement

5x flat panel displays = pCubee 3D

http://www.youtube-nocookie.com/v/89OoXyuxTLM&hl=en_US&fs=1&rel=0&hd=1 via youtube.com “Look at the shiny shiny cube….” The smart people at the University of British Columbia have created a “personal cubic head-coupled 3D display that shows reactive 3D scenes”. Basically it’s a box that adjusts to movements, and lets you interact with objects inside a virtual 3D world. pCubee is made with five… Continue reading 5x flat panel displays = pCubee 3D