Realistic Avengers action figures

original

http://kotaku.com/5911846/these-avengers-action-figures-look-so-real-youll-think-theyre-tiny-actors

http://www.sideshowtoy.com/?page_id=37555&ref=Avengers2012

http://www.sideshowtoy.com/?page_id=4489&sku=9017301&ref=ref=avengersLP_9017301#!prettyPhoto/0/

http://animagetoyznews.blogspot.co.nz/

Introducing the Leap, real minority report

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/05/21/leap-gesture-control-is-a_n_1532761.html

Flyinghorse beer

THePETEBOX Future Loops beatbox Album Track 4

Apes mug shots by James Mollison

apes

http://www.jamesmollison.com/project_apes.php

THE EAGLEMAN STAG

6mm f/2.8 Fisheye-Nikkor on a Nikon D800

Total Recall

DIRTY LOOPS – Rolling In The Deep

Production scripting chart

geek-life-unscripted

The Unfinished Swan

Making of Foot Loose

Facegen modeler

http://www.facegen.com/

Markerless, video-based facial motion capture

http://www.brekel.com/?p=780

Brekel kinect motion capture

brekelKinect_screenie

http://www.brekel.com/?page_id=155

It allows you to capture 3D objects and export them to disk for use in 3D packages. As well as do skeleton tracking which can be streamed into Autodesk’s MotionBuilder in realtime, or exported as BVH files.

Portal 2 Perpetual Testing Initiative

Unreal Engine 3 Real Time Features Highlight 2012

http://udk.com/
http://udk.com/licensing

Continuity in Disney’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Tips from a Professional Photographer

http://gizmodo.com/5904107/100-tips-from-a-professional-photographer

http://digital-photography-school.com/digital-photography-tips-for-beginners

Snow White and the Huntsman

Reset

Holi slow motion by Variable

Video Games and the Human Condition

Dishonored by Bethesda

CryENGINE 3.4.0 – DX11 Now Available

Interview With The Artists Who Demand Better Working Conditions At Sony Pictures Imageworks

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http://www.cartoonbrew.com/ideas-commentary/exclusive-interview-with-the-artists-who-demand-better-working-conditions-at-sony-pictures-imageworks.html

The art of rendering by Mike Seymour

artOfRendering

http://www.fxguide.com/featured/the-art-of-rendering/

America’s Science Decline by Neil deGrasse Tyson

Spherical harmonics

A way to approximate complex lighting in ultra realistic renders.

All SH lighting techniques involve replacing parts of standard lighting equations with spherical functions that have been projected into frequency space using the spherical harmonics as a basis.

http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~cs4162/slides/spherical-harmonic-lighting.pdf

Character rigging reel by Ozgur Aydogdu

The illusion of sex 2009

Richard Russell  Harvard University, USA

Walt Disney and Salvador Dali – Destino

Titanic in Super 3D

Tech Demo Walkthrough

The chance of this happening is 0.0000001%

8 bit Google maps

us8bit

http://maps.google.com/maps?q=United+States&hl=en&sll=37.09024,-95.712891&sspn=132.409486,320.976562&oq=unit&t=8&hnear=United+States&z=2

Where are you on the global pay scale?

worldAverageWage


How to make work-life balance work

50 Stunning Realistic CG Portraits You Should Have Seen

cgportraits28

http://www.2expertsdesign.com/showcase/50-stunning-realistic-cg-portraits-you-should-have-seen

Hollywood Dataviz Film Strip Challenge

http://www.informationisbeautifulawards.com/2012/02/hollywood-dataviz-challenge-interactive-shortlist/

http://acatcalledfrank.com/content/filmstrips-visualisation/index.html