Instructables: exploring - technology - art - 3d http://www.instructables.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 05:23:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cheap Way To Scan 3D Objects http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Way-To-Scan-3D-Objects/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:14:41 PDT
Building a Mecon from business cards http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Mecon-from-business-cards/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 10:31:54 PST
My Dream Home Design http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Dream-Home-Design/
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 11:44:20 PST
3-D Spiderman Jack-o'-Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/3-D-Spiderman-Jack-o-Lantern/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/HGTU/HMVJHJE1/FLTHGTUHMVJHJE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/HGTU/HMVJHJE1/FLTHGTUHMVJHJE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/HGTU/HMVJHJE1/FLTHGTUHMVJHJE1.SMALL.jpg Blueradio This Instructable is made for the 3D Creation Systems Jack o' Lantern challenge.  This Jack o' Lantern is made in Blender 3D which is free and can be downloaded here.
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 14:22:20 PDT
Original Cartoons for Your Blog http://www.instructables.com/id/Original-Cartoons-for-Your-Blog/
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Sat, 17 Aug 2013 14:34:48 PDT
Augmented Reality 3D Nomad Space Probe http://www.instructables.com/id/Augmented-Reality-3D-Nomad-Space-Probe/
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Tue, 26 Mar 2013 17:42:57 PDT
Interactive Stereoscopic Installations: visual rupture with the Diplopiascope http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-stereoscopic-installations-visual-rup/
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 22:23:28 PDT
USB Powered LED Articulating Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Powered-LED-Articulating-Lamp/
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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 21:35:50 PST
3D mountain panorama door sign http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-mountain-panorama-door-sign/
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Fri, 12 Oct 2012 13:57:30 PDT
Creating Illuminated 3D Objects with a Laser Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-3D-Frozen-Light-art-with-Acrylic-sheets/
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Tue, 5 Jun 2012 00:01:04 PDT
Creating a University Monument and Replica Bronzes http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-University-Monument-and-Replica-Bronzes/
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Thu, 10 May 2012 10:34:53 PDT
Making a Bowser Hunting Trophy http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Bowser-Hunting-Trophy/
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Sat, 28 Apr 2012 13:59:28 PDT
A touchable heartbeat http://www.instructables.com/id/A-touchable-heartbeat/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/P645/GKLIWTXU/FBRP645GKLIWTXU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/P645/GKLIWTXU/FBRP645GKLIWTXU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/P645/GKLIWTXU/FBRP645GKLIWTXU.SMALL.jpg pigeonpants Title: Portrait of the Artist (done with all her heart...) Size: 6.5" x 3" x 2" Medium: Airbrushed machining foam, acrylic I've been making a body of work for a while now, which involves creating sort of synthetic synesthetic objects and experiences. I've been taking information about different peo...
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Sun, 27 Feb 2011 14:07:19 PST
3D Business Card (for projection artists) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Business-Card-for-projection-artists/
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Mon, 13 Dec 2010 20:21:28 PST
n00tron 3D Spherical Volumetric Display - Interactive Exhibit http://www.instructables.com/id/n00tron-3D-Spherical-Display-Interactive-Exhibit/
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Tue, 16 Nov 2010 22:12:10 PST
Technical Drawing in Three Dimensions http://www.instructables.com/id/Technical-Drawing-in-Three-Dimensions/
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Sun, 14 Nov 2010 19:06:16 PST
Texas Big Face - 3D Face Projection How To http://www.instructables.com/id/Texas-Big-Face-3D-Face-Projection-How-To/
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Tue, 27 Oct 2009 13:14:53 PDT
Scratch Holograms! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Tool-to-Draw-Scratch-Holograms!/
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Sat, 12 May 2007 19:17:00 PDT
inside panoramas / cylindrical textures from real objects http://www.instructables.com/id/inside-panoramas--cylindrical-textures-from-real-/
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Thu, 10 May 2007 08:55:08 PDT
Stereoscopic AMD CPU http://www.instructables.com/id/Stereoscopic-AMD-CPU/
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Wed, 7 Feb 2007 02:11:50 PST
3D Claymation Zootrope http://www.instructables.com/id/Phonograph-Turntable-Strobe-Zootrope/
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Wed, 16 Aug 2006 15:54:50 PDT