Recent project developments

Making Faces

Making Faces

The above video show my face recreated for use with the full-body model, using FaceGen software. The geometry of the face includes movable eyes, teeth, and tongue and so can be easily articulated for facial expressions and lip-syncing. The “SI” on the forehead is an…

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Video: Animated model

Video: Animated model

The last few days I’ve been working with a new capture of myself for the purpose of experimenting with animation. The capture was done in a neutral pose, which makes it much easier to work with in this next stage. Using Milkshape (a lightweight game-mod…

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Josh: rough 3D model

Josh: rough 3D model

I’m posting a rough model created using my 3d photo setup. It is smoother than the final model, as I haven’t finished interpolating the angles and so have averaged out everything to make it look better at this stage. Thought I’d post something just to…

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Egg framework completed

Egg framework completed

I’m currently working on a photo egg and digital camera array to allow me to produce 3D digital models of people (see previous entries). Progress report: I’ve just completed the wooden framework of the egg. There is now a Flickr photo set tracking the progress…

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Sculpture: 3D modelling test run

Sculpture: 3D modelling test run

I’ve just completed a quite successful test run of an idea for modelling people in 3D. There were some slight problems, but these were all caused by movement between shots, which will not happen in the final system. As a general note, I have realised…

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Sculpture: Room

Sculpture: Room

Still not got Internet connection fully up, but after a huge break in updates I thought I’d stick up pictures of my graduate exhibition work. The sculpture was a wooden space 3x3x3m. A wooden framework was built, and wall segments were mounted on an axle…

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Project: Composited Images

Project: Composited Images

The above image (with zoomed detail below) was created with a script I wrote way back in 2003. I’ve just rediscovered it, and have been tinkering around with it a little. The script allows you to recreated composited images using coloured circles, randomly generated winding…

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More Photographic Theory

More Photographic Theory

In an attempt to clarify the scope of the Dirty Suzie project, I have been reading around photographic theory. I have just finished reading a paper by sociologist Howard S. Becker entitled Visual Sociology, Documentary Photography, and Photojournalism: It’s (Almost) All a Matter of Context…

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Surviving Image fatigue

Surviving Image fatigue

Image Fatigue, The Australian: “In a culture saturated with visual images and increasingly cynical about their manipulation, photography is losing its status as an art form, writes Sebastian Smee.“ Sebastian Smee makes a daring attack at photography as a contemporary artform. For the sake of…

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sCrAmBlEd?HaCkZ!

sCrAmBlEd?HaCkZ!

sCrAmBlEd?HaCkZ! is a program for mixing sound and video snippets taken from any (music) video source into a new audio-visual experience, based on any audio input, and in realtime. The promo video gives the best summary of what it does and how, and also has…

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