X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

3D Mirror: Release Your Inner Beast

by Hazel Chua
Advertisement

People have always had a fascination with the extraordinary: unicorns, fairy tales, dwarves, princesses, and magic mirrors. And somehow, the latter is slowly becoming a reality, although they’re not really magical in that sense.

3D Mirror Animal Mask

We’ve already seen what augmented reality mirrors can do to our faces, and while they can be used to correct or modify certain features, they can’t change our faces completely.

However, artist Karolina Sobecka wants to change that, and change it she has. Sobecka has come up with a new 3D visualization tool that replaces your face with a three dimensional image of an animal. What the mirror does is show a reflection of the person in front of it complete with real-time expressions and movements, albeit with an animal for a face.

She calls her project “All the Universe is Full of the Lives of Perfect Creatures,” which is pretty appropriate, if you think about it. Sobecka programmed her mirror by using FaceTracker, Unity3d, openFrameworks, Blender3d, and ofxFaceTracker.

[via Dvice]

Deals in The Technabob Shop




More from Awesomer Media...

F*cking Awesome Coloring Book

F*cking Awesome Coloring Book

Mineshaft MTB Downhill

Mineshaft MTB Downhill

Lotus Elise Sprint Sheds Weight to Gain Performance

Lotus Elise Sprint Sheds Weight to Gain Performance

McLaren to Build 720S LT

McLaren to Build 720S LT

Sentinel Re: Edit 11 Modular Iron Man Action Figure

Sentinel Re: Edit 11 Modular Iron Man Action Figure

Mezco Toyz One:12 Collective Classic Punisher Action Figure

Mezco Toyz One:12 Collective Classic Punisher Action Figure

Advertisement