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Pinscreen Launches with High-Tech Distractions for a Nerve-Wracking Election

November 9, 2016

ICT’s Vision and Graphics Lab Director Hao Li along with his team at Pinscreen launch a system for generating what can be photorealistic three-dimensional images from a single scan. While the technology’s current applications involved distorted faces for caricature, the same technology could be used for exceptionally realistic video.

Basically, it brings the technologies that were previously only available to folks at graphics studios like Industrial Light & Magic or Weta (the go-to studio for Peter Jackson’s Hobbit and Lord of the Rings series) to mainstream users.

Read the full article on TechCrunch.