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RobertoOrtiz
12-03-2008, 01:08 PM
New techniques are making it easier for animators to create realistic hair, and helped create the river in Bjork's latest music video.

http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn16008-computergenerated-hairstyles-get-real.html

Plasmatic
12-03-2008, 01:15 PM
Interesting. That guy works at Adobe. Are they planning a venture in the 3D market?

Stimpy
12-03-2008, 01:30 PM
site wont let me watch the video, but thought the björk video was done using xsi hair, no ?

http://www.dexigner.com/design_news/uvphactory-uses-hair-to-create-a-raging-river-for-bjork.html

Plasmatic
12-03-2008, 01:46 PM
http://media.ghostrobot.net/7020_wanderlust.html

That's a high quality version of the Björk video. It's nothing short of an acid trip.

Fluckrat
12-03-2008, 03:51 PM
A touch of plagerism too perhaps? ***

http://www.cemyuksel.com/research/deepopacity/

Some of the clips are lifted straight from here... (haven't got any audio, so forgive me if it's mentioned in the film...)

*** Edit - apologies, he's credited at the end... must... not... post... so ... fast.....

CHRiTTeR
12-04-2008, 01:32 AM
site wont let me watch the video, but thought the björk video was done using xsi hair, no ?

http://www.dexigner.com/design_news/uvphactory-uses-hair-to-create-a-raging-river-for-bjork.html

Yes, they mention using excisiting software, just using it in a way it wasnt meant to use.
That always gives intresting results.

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