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CGI, When Awesome Becomes Scary

Discussion in 'THREAD ARCHIVES' started by Kitti, Nov 25, 2010.

  1. Leaps and bounds have been made in attempting to create CGI that resembles an actual person to allow us to see animated humans that look so beautiful, they could be real, as in video games. This is all well and good, impressive when you look at it, but is there a point when it becomes too much?

    Meet Emily.

    [video=youtube;bLiX5d3rC6o]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bLiX5d3rC6o&feature=player_embedded[/video]

    Things seem all right, except human minds are wired to detect the little problems, those things that don't seem quite right... You may or may not have noticed, but go back and watch her mouth, examine her eyes...

    What do you think of this progress? What do you suppose the implications will be?