Modelling

05.17.13
University of Glasgow makes 3D models with single-pixel sensors, skips the cameras (video)
05.17.13

University of Glasgow makes 3D models with single-pixel sensors, skips the cameras (video)

Most approaches to capturing 3D models of real-world objects involve multiple cameras that are rar...

By J. Fingas,   05.17.13
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05.08.12
Qumarion 3D modeling mannequin coming soon for $750, still won't play with your kid (video)
05.08.12

Qumarion 3D modeling mannequin coming soon for $750, still won't play with your kid (video)

Trying to get convincing, natural poses out of 3D models can be tricky, so it's a relief that two...

By J. Fingas,   05.08.12
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04.04.12
Self-sculpting 'smart sand' can assume any shape, create instant prototypes (video)
04.04.12

Self-sculpting 'smart sand' can assume any shape, create instant prototypes (video)

A new algorithm developed by the Distributed Robotics Laboratory at MIT's Computer Science could le...

By J. Trew,   04.04.12
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02.04.12
Roland's iModela 3D milling machine: it's a crafty tool
02.04.12

Roland's iModela 3D milling machine: it's a crafty tool

3D printing. Sure, that's pretty neat, but there are other ways to make three dimensional objects a...

By J. Trew,   02.04.12
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11.23.09
Cambridge's ProFORMA does 3D scanning with any stationary webcam
11.23.09

Cambridge's ProFORMA does 3D scanning with any stationary webcam

Never mind that silly name: ProFORMA (which stands for 'Probabilistic Feature-based On-line Rapid M...

By R. Lai,   11.23.09
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06.15.06
Researchers teach computers to turn 2D images into 3D
06.15.06

Researchers teach computers to turn 2D images into 3D

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University appear to have solved a problem long thought impossible,...

By D. Melanson,   06.15.06
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