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Insta3D app turns selfies into quality 3D avatars

Taipei-based 3D-modeling startup Speed 3D, led by Marvin Chiu, has developed a new app that allows users to create their own figurine with a smartphone. 181 more words


The 3D Printing Revolution

The book I read to research this post was The 3d Printing Revolution by Anton Smithers which is a very good book that I bought from kindle. 356 more words


South African Cancer Patients get 3D Printed Jaw Implants

3D printing is rapidly becoming the best friend of the patients who need medical implants. Although 3D printed medical implants are nothing new, but every time a surgery involves the use of 3D printed implants, it increases the chances of 3D printing becoming more efficient in replicating human body parts. 250 more words


Pink Poodle Lady Mermaid Parade 3D Scan

At the Mermaid Parade this year, I had the opportunity to 3D scan Kate Dale, the “Pink Poodle Lady”. Last week Kate called me and invited me up to Julliard (where she is the prop master), to 3D scan her entire float before it had to be dismantled. 111 more words

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3D Printed Wedding Cake Topper Spotting

My friends Thea and Justin were married yesterday. It was a wonderful event. My gift to them was a Scan-A-Rama 3D printed wedding cake topper of themselves. 39 more words

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Makerbot Store Windows are up!

My work is being featured in the Makerbot Store windows this month, in association with my talk there this Thursday! I hope to see you there!

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3-D Scanning Firm Matterport Raises $16 Million More to Speed Up Mobile Plans

Matterport, a company that sells a specialized camera for creating 3-D images of rooms, has raised an additional $16 million as the company looks to accelerate its mobile efforts. 194 more words