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Full Turn by Benjamin Muzzin Produces 3D Imagery Unlike Anything You’ve Seen

Full Turn by Benjamin Muzzin Produces 3D Imagery Unlike Anything You’ve Seen

Studying to receive his Bachelor Degree in Media & Interaction Design, Benjamin Muzzin of the University of Art and Design in Lausanne (ECAL) has developed an ingenious machine that produces a 3D images similar to holographic displays.

Smithsonian Institute Releases Online 3D Models Including This Stunning Lincoln Life Mask

Smithsonian Institute Releases Online 3D Models Including This Stunning Lincoln Life Mask

“If you think about the ways humans perceive the world, we see in stereographic vision, we perceive depth. So 3D scanning offers us sort of a natural way to capture and interpret the world around us.”

Russian War Epic Stalingrad Set for Fall 2013 Release

Russian War Epic Stalingrad Set for Fall 2013 Release

With approximately 1,150,000 humans killed, missing, or wounded, the Battle of Stalingrad stands as one of the bloodiest battles in history. The battle was fought between the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany from August 23, 1942 until February 2, 1943 during World War II.  Due to the decimation of German Wehrmacht forces, the Battle of Stalingrad is considered a pivotal fight in the defeat of Nazi Germany. Director Fedor Bondarchuk has attempted to create a love story amidst the carnage of the battle in his film Stalingrad.

Put the Mask on NOW!

Put the Mask on NOW!

I grew up during the 1980’s and distinctly remember being horrified by a movie shown on local DC television. The film received high press coverage in the weeks before broadcast, it was in 3D and required the purchase of anaglyph red/blue glasses.

How to Make 3D Anaglyph Images in Photoshop

How to Make 3D Anaglyph Images in Photoshop

I have the notion that should I ever have children, I will be one of the coolest (read: “geekiest”) dads ever. I will teach my children things like how wine…

3D Anaglyph of Jupiter Mech

3D Anaglyph of Jupiter Mech

We at UPT love giant robots— especially mechs. We also love 3D and anaglyphs. This is an anaglyph test I did a few years ago when I first learned how…

The Magic of Filmmaking – A Steadicam Shot from the movie Hugo

Here’s a great peak into movie magic at its best. The Steadicam is attached to the camera operator, false walls are used to make room for him to move around…

Luigi!

Luigi!

This life size model of Luigi from Disney’s Cars is in the lobby of Pixar Animation Studios in Emeryville, CA. Posted by stateoftrey

Luxo Jr. in 3D

Luxo Jr. in 3D

I took this shot while touring Pixar Studio back in December. Posted by StateOfTrey

The Toys of Tomorrow

The Toys of Tomorrow

I love toys. Fews things make me as happy as wandering through aisles of toy stores on the hunt for the future. I work on visualization systems at work and toys are a way for me to see what kids are acclimating to. I’ve recently been on the lookout for toys that integrate with phones. I have a suspicion that phones will become the platform to holodeck type experiences in the near future. I want to share two devices I’ve recently discovered, the Apptoyz appBlaster and the Hasbro my3D.