Performative Avatars

Disrupt

Disrupt

For this project, I need to work with two constraint, use Node.js and my 3D avatar, combining my Live Web and Performative Avatar class. I started by exploring how to put my avatar into the web. Three.js seems to be a good tool for this […]

Getting FBX into Unreal

Getting FBX into Unreal

For this week, we get some of our character animations into Unreal Engine. Thoughts on Readings:1. The Truth About Video Games and Gun ViolenceI saw this chart from Vox the other day that clearly illustrates the revenue of video games and gun death incident are […]

Wrap3 – cleaning mesh

Wrap3 – cleaning mesh

For this week, we brought the avatar into Wrap3 to have a cleaner mesh. The scan reveals bad posture of me like how my chin are misalign in center line, and my right thigh is higher than my left thigh. I then bring this to […]

Scanning with itSeez3D

Scanning with itSeez3D

Within this semester, I had three attempts scanning my body. The first time I did it was with Lydia for our Social VR class. During that time, we did not know much about the scanning process, lighting requirement, nor the poses we need to have. […]

Avatar Creation

Avatar Creation

1. Zepeto The first app I used to create my self-portrait was this Korean app I mentioned during the first class. You start by taking a snapshot of yourself. The app then generates one that it thinks look like you. This could further be customized […]