Out There – Digital representations

Still from The Chemical Brothers video 'Wide Open ft Beck'
Still from The Chemical Brothers video ‘Wide Open ft Beck’

As we start embarking  on the third* phase of the project (digital representations), we’ve been very curious of what is already out there in terms of technologies and their applications. Liam is great with everything digital, to the point that we promoted him our official digital spokesperson. A few new collaborations might be coming our way, but more on them later. For now, here are a few projects that caught our eyes:

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VR180

 

Filmed using Google’s new VR180 technology, this video forms part of the projects experimentation with new digital technologies, knitting together two single channel videos to create a 3D image.

Liam Leslie

3D Imaging

3D rendering of Vionnet dress from 1935. Image by Liam Leslie for Exploding Fashion.
3D rendering of Vionnet dress from 1935. Image by Liam Leslie for Exploding Fashion.

Created using 3D imaging software combined with an iPhone camera, this virtual model was created within the museum archive.  Utilising emergent technologies as a means of quickly capturing a 3-dimensional visualisation in the archive space.  Continue reading “3D Imaging”