Meet OTTO, the Ultimate Hacker’s Camera

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When the Raspberry Pi computer came out a few years ago, the people who created it figured that it would lead to people coming up with all kinds of innovative ways to use the computer. After all, it was designed to get people to think outside the box (especially since it didn’t even come with …

Cirque du Soleil 3D Hits Theaters to High Visual Reviews

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The famed globetrotting act Cirque du Soleil has hit the silver screen with their own 3D movie, and it’s provoking mixed reactions. Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away 3D follows a character as she explores the mesmerizing acts of the world-renown circus.  The film’s production was 3 years in the making, a sort of side project …

Graphic Artists’ Most Common Mistakes

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We go to the movies to experience excitement through the lens of fantasy.  We want to be brought into the illusion of danger.  Computer-generated imagery has been upgraded since the early days of film, but they still encounter issues.  Achieving realistic imagery is a daunting task and we unfortunately see the failures of some design …

3D Movies vs. IMAX

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  Christopher Nolan is the hottest thing in Hollywood. His Batman trilogy that concludes this month may surpass Star Wars or Lord of the Rings as the best in the history of cinema. Part of that success has been maintaining a consistency and cohesion not often found in movies. Part of that has been his …