Topic: 3D imaging & simulation

EVA London 2014

Held annually in July, EVA London is one of the international EVA conferences (Electronic Visualisation & the Arts) series. It is an event where people using or interested in the new technologies can share their experiences and network in a … Continue reading


The Smithsonian x3D Explorer launched!

The Smithsonian’s Digitization Program Office has developed 3D models from its holdings, and a selection of models is available online. The Smithsonian x3D Explorer allows users to interact with the digital objects in a web browser, to access, view and manipulate these objects, and eventually to print them with a in-house 3D printer, as the raw 3D data from the objects will be made available for downloading for personal and non-commercial use. Continue reading


The Visionary Cross project innovates the study of Anglosaxon tradition

The Visionary Cross is an international project, aimed at drawing together a number of recent developments in the Digital Humanities and at creating a digital edition of a key group of Anglo-Saxons texts and monuments, related to the Cult of the Cross. As partner of the project, the Visual Computing Lab of ISTI-CNR has worked on the digitization of the Ruthwell Cross and on a web-based digital edition of “The Dream of the Rood” poem. Continue reading


Bringing still-life paintings to life

By copying the intention of the original artists, and transferring this approach to the digital world, they have created digital art pieces unlike any other. The combination of animation, motion and high-resolute, colourful images makes the quality of these digital paintings a cut above the rest in the realm of digital art production. Continue reading


Amsterdam DNA in 45 minutes

Presenting Amsterdam’s multifaceted history in seven chapters in a clear and historically correct way, yet intriguing and visually appealing at the same time. That was the main challenge of the Amsterdam DNA project, commissioned by the Amsterdam Museum. And PlusOne proved itself to be the right party for the job Continue reading


Gornja Stubica, Croatia: multimedia event “Gubec Teatar”

On the 18th of October 2013, on occasion of its 40th anniversary, Gornja Stubica’s Museum of Peasant Uprisings celebrated with a 3D mapping event called “Gubec Teatar”, commemorating the Great Peasant Revolt of 1573 and its leader Matija Gubec, national symbol of justice. Continue reading


VIEW Conference closed its 14th edition

8.000 visitors, over 50 eminent guests, sold-out workshops, opening key-note given by Photoshop dad John Knoll, closing by Cody Cameron and Kris Pearn, directors of the Xmas movie “Cloudy with a chance of meatballs 2”. On the 18th of October 2013 VIEW Conference closed its 14th edition and Computer Graphics proved itself to be the protagonist of the exhibition. Continue reading


Cultural Heritage plus Digital Technologies? A good omen for the future

Digital technologies are today increasingly used for the preservation, representation, enjoyment and promotion of our cultural heritage. What are the implications of the use of digital technologies applied to Cultural Heritage? What are its benefits and its limitations? We tried to answer these questions by interviewing some experts in the field: Alberto Antinori, geologist, GIS, Remote Sensing & Terrain Modeler expert; Roberto Angeletti, architect, SW Programmer, GIS and 3D expert; Antonello Buccella, draftsman and 3D modeler. Continue reading


Firedog’s ‘Dreamscape’ for The Barbican

Firedog is a creative agency based in Hoxton, London, that works with digital medium in publishing, advertising, printing, branding and animation. Their work developed for the Barbican, entitled ‘Dreamscape’, shows a very unique creative streak in their overlaying of digital stills, colours and structures over a central portrait photograph of an individual. Continue reading


The Lumen Prize 2013 winners announced

Is it too soon in the development of digital art for us to wish to define the characteristics of ‘digital fine art’? Continue reading