19.08.14 by Jeff

“Omote” Real-Time Face Tracking and Projection Mapping

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Nobumichi Asai and a team of digital designers and make-up artists have created a pretty amazing piece of technology. Through the use of face tracking and projection mapping a models face can be altered in real-time! This would be incredible for live performances. Watch the video below.

 

According to Slashgear, Microsoft is exploring projection mapping as an extension to their Xbox platform, dubbed IllumiRoom. The demo below is pretty incredible! Not only would content extend beyond the television but objects in the room could even appear to shift and wobble.

 

 

Via: Slashgear













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • Ellie McMurtrie

    This is insaaaane. Amazing, love it

  • Morijah Oslund

    Whoaa, this is wild! For arts sake, I love it!
    Though thinking of other uses for this technology is kind of scary…

  • Sarah Blum

    I want to make a haunted house with this.

  • Think about when people have personal face/body/environment hacking devices on them. We would all be whoever we want to be, wherever we want to be. The world will be a very cool yet very strange place.





23.08.17 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Martin Venezky

“The New Machinery” is a series of photo constructions by San Francisco photographer and designer Martin Venezky, arranging images of machine hardware into mysterious compositions. See more below.

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23.08.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Tylor Macmillan

A selection of work by Vancouver-based artist and designer Tylor Macmillan. See more below.

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POW! WOW! Israel 2017 Recap Video

Fafi, Drew Merritt, Cryptik, Cyrcle and others travelled around Israel and Jordan with Klone and the POW! WOW! crew, couch surfing, and painting murals together. Watch the video recap below.

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23.08.17 by Jeff

The Booooooom Creative Job Board

If you’re a creative looking for work, or a company looking to hire, check out our new creative job board: Booooooom Jobs. Graphic design jobs, art gallery positions, all kinds of creative work! Hootsuite just posted a job looking for a Graphic Design Lead here in Vancouver, and Vice is looking for a Junior Graphic Designer for their Toronto office.

We recently added more locations, so now jobs can be posted for Chicago, London, Los Angeles, Melbourne, Montreal, New York, Paris, Philadelphia, Portland, San Francisco, Seattle, Sydney, Toronto, Vancouver, and also Remote jobs! We’ll be adding more features to it in the coming weeks and doing everything we can to make it a great resource for you guys. There’s so much talent here in our community and we’d like to help connect you all with work!

Check it out: jobs.booooooom.com

23.08.17 by Staff

Secret Studio Hidden Beneath Overpass by Designer Fernando Abellanas

Designer Fernando Abellanas has constructed a tiny studio beneath a busy overpass in Spain. Complete with movable walls, light furnishings and a hand crank that transports the structure along two metal rails, the micro-dwelling hangs high above the ground in a manner reminiscent to the kind of secret hideaway or fort one might have as a child. See more images by Jose Manuel Pedrajas below!

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