Tuesday, March 10, 2009

GE Ad Campaign Lets You Merge Real/Digital Worlds

Sucked you in with that horrible headline, huh?

Turns out that a new GE ad campaign encourages you to print out an image and hold it up to your computer's Web cam, at which time the computer renders a rotatable 3D image from the printed image you are holding. I have yet to try it yet but it looks hella cool. This dude explains it much better:

If anyone pulls this off, let me know how it went!

Update - Just tried it on my iMac. Very neat. All you need can be accessed here.

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