Tag Archives: 3D

CSS Perspective Text Hover

Nice 3D text effect: To make the hover effect work, each line also contains the contents of the next line. When hovering the original content slides out of view and the contents of the next line slides in, thus tricking … Continue reading

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The Thistlegorm Project

One of the most famous wrecks to dive on is that of the SS Thistlegorm, a British merchant steam ship that was sunk by German bombers on 6 October 1941 near Ras Muhamad (Red Sea, Egypt). The University of Nottingham, … Continue reading

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CSS-Only Direction Aware Hover

In the past I’ve seen some demos like this one that use JavaScript/math to calculate the hover direction upon mouseenter. Detecting the direction is also possible sans JavaScript, by adding triangular hitareas to a box/link in combination with the CSS … Continue reading

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Vectiler is a 3d terrain and city mesh builder and exporter. the exports include road/terrain and building geometry. Embedded above is an example of Manhattan: Vectiler → Related: Vizicities →

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Patrick Hughes 3D Paintings

This is an amazing piece of 3D art where the closest part of the picture appears to be the furthest away, an optical illusion known as “Reverspective”. As you move around the painting, the room in the painting appears to … Continue reading

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Cinema Seat Preview

Maybe you are familiar with those ticket booking systems where, at some point during the purchase flow, you have to choose a seat. This is usually done when selling tickets for games, movies, flights or concerts. Wouldn’t it be cool … Continue reading

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WipEout WebGL Model Viewer

The track itself is stored in several distinct files. The most interesting of which are TRACK.TRV, containing raw vertices, and TRACK.TRF containing the track faces as quads of 4 index pointers into the vertices. Pretty straight forward. Reverse Engineering WipEout … Continue reading

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ScanLAB Projects

ScanLAB Projects are the UK’s leading provider of large scale 3D scanning, capturing precise, beautiful digital replicas of buildings, landscapes, objects and events. We provide quality 3D Scanning Services, 3D Publishing and Pointcloud Visualisation. Damn impressive! Be sure to check … Continue reading

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The digital unwrapping of the Egyptian priest Neswaiu

Note: There’s a flash video embedded in this post. Your feed reader or iDevice might/will not show it. Stockholm’s Medelhavsmuseet, the Museum of Mediterranean and Near Eastern Antiquities, has been working with the research group Interactive Institute Swedish ICT to … Continue reading

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Graffiti General

Graffiti General is an immersive WebGL plunge into an abandoned building near Paris and the countless graffiti works that it enshrines. On the eve of it’s restoration, the memory of the building in its current state is preserved and accessible … Continue reading

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