Sunday, November 25, 2012

Week TechVideo, 2012 #47 - Blending LEGO with real objects

Something different today for a change.
Look at this video where several techniques met to mix digital sculptures with real objects. Using 3D photoscan software and "emerging" 3D printing technology, a 3D print blends with a real stone, to create the illusion of a sandstone block built from LEGO.




Made for the "Make it real" challenge on Instructables.
The most creative use of 3D printing you may have ever seen.


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Please avoid sending requests to post specific models on this TBs section.
We understand some of you would enjoy to see your creations featured here, but please understand  that because only one video gets highlighted per week, it is impossible to accommodate all the great MOCs continuously build by the Technic builders out there. They simply won't fit all and that's also not the purpose of this blog (see the header statement).
Many of your MOCs are scanned anyway and listed for later publication when they do not fit immediately. However some remain in the backlog queue just for too long and eventually loose the relevance or the publication opportunity window. As a rule of thumb, we also avoid publishing MOCs that have been featured by their authors or other fans at some other great web places dedicated to the Technic community out there. It doesn't mean that occasionally some won't get published here anyway.

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1 comment:

rherberg said...

those 3D printers are very handy, you could even make you're missing lego-parts :)

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