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! Follow Us: Subscribe | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Obsolete: Homeless ‘Bot Begs For Energy

by Range
Advertisement

Artist Pawel Hynek‘s striking image isn’t all that recent, but it’s thought-provoking to say the least. The image features an almost derelict robot begging for power in exchange for processing data. It’s funny, but uncomfortable at the same time, since many people will lose or have lost their jobs due to automation.

obsolete pawel hynek digital image render robot

He created it back in 2006 and calls it Obsolete. The image It looks quite realistic, but was actually created using 3DS Max and rendered in V-Ray for learning purposes.

Pawel comments that the image was harder to render than to create, but he learned a lot about shaders and light. It’s kind of a window into the future, when even robots will lose their purpose/function due to progress.

[via JWZ via Boing Boing]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Advertisement

More from Awesomer Media...

Here’s Kylo Ren’s New TIE Fighter: The TIE Silencer

Here’s Kylo Ren’s New TIE Fighter: The TIE Silencer

Justice League Photo Shows Batman, Wonder Woman, and The Flash

Justice League Photo Shows Batman, Wonder Woman, and The Flash

Skateboard Parkour

Skateboard Parkour

Parekh & Singh: Ghost

Parekh & Singh: Ghost

All-new 2018 Buick Regal GS Looks Awesome, Packs 310 Horses

All-new 2018 Buick Regal GS Looks Awesome, Packs 310 Horses

Ford F-150 Police Responder Is a Pursuit-rated Pickup Truck

Ford F-150 Police Responder Is a Pursuit-rated Pickup Truck