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Author: Nova Chan

Photo Equipment

The rest of my photography equipment showed up today!  I’m gonna use a Cloud Strife model as my first test subject.  😀 This is all that I’m using in case anyone also wants to set up a small photo studio on a budget: LapWorks 15″ Heavy Duty Swivel StudioFX H9004SB2 – Softbox Lighting Kit Neewer Background Stand with Backdrops AmazonBasics 67-Inch Monopod SMDV Remote Shutter Release Refurbished Nikon D3200 DSLR Transcend 32 GB SDHC Memory...

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First Photogrammetry Example

Here’s my first photogrammetry example that actually turned out decent.  I used my new camera, various household lamps, and poster-board to take the shots.  Then, I used Adobe Bridge CC to set the contrast on the photos all the way up, which I think was what finally gave me a good  result in Agisoft Photoscan. I’ve got some better lighting equipment and a proper green-screen backdrop coming soon, so I should be able to get even better models soon!...

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New Camera!

I just got a new camera!!!  😀 😀 😀 It’s a refurbished Nikon D3200 and it seems to work great so far.  I’ve also got a mono-pod, mini tri-pod, remote shutter release, a decent 18-55 lens, a turn-table capable of 200 lbs., and a licence for agisoft photoscan.  Now all I need is a decent lighting setup and I can start doing photogrammetry projects in full speed!  😀 Also, I recently re-watched The Fabulous Destiny of Amelie Poulain and I fell in love with it all over again.  I can’t believe I forgot how much I enjoyed this film....

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Recent Tweets

  • Haven't updated in a while, but I'm starting to re-learn Unity! :D
  • First photogrammetry attempt to actually turn out decent; it's a treasure chest!!! :D wp.me/p7atIz-4Y
  • Just watched The Fabulous Destiny of Amélie Poulain again; similar happy little absurdities are what I'm going for in my game! :D
  • Got hooked playing The Witness and can see why some love it and some hate it... I just like solving the puzzles though. :P
  • A co-op adventure about knights, bikes and video games. From devs on Tearaway, LittleBigPlanet and Ratchet & Clank. kickstarter.com/projects/foams…