Apr 17, 2012

The Lytro and infinite focus


Can't help but be curious about how this will be used in the field of Augmented Reality.

https://www.lytro.com/science_inside

Lytro CEO thesis
https://www.lytro.com/renng-thesis.pdf

more info on light field http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Light_field

Apr 16, 2012

3d Printing

Last week I got to experiment with my very first 3d printing.  Totally excited by the topic and I think it's going to be huge in the coming years.



Here is the speakers site http://www.digitalforming.com/

CryEngine 3

The next stage in video game graphics.

Apr 10, 2012

Raymond Scott

I've known about Raymond Scott for a number of years. But I've never really deeply researched his music and history. Truly one of the originators of electronic music.

Here are a few videos showcasing his weirder sounds.



This above track from Scott definitely makes me think of the sounds of AFX on the Analord series.




Some work he did with Jim Henson

Apr 3, 2012

SXSW 2012 talks

Thought I would post some SXSW talks that I listened to recently.  Need to comb through the archives and see what else they have, but these will do for now.