Upgrade 13″ Macbook Pro 8,1

Welcome Congratulations on your used Late 2011 13″ MacBook Pro 8,1. (If it is the case that we all have the same model, you might want to double check this by going to the apple icon in the top left, selecting about this Mac, then system report. check the model identifier name. If you really want to confirm, copy and …

Unity VR / AR Getting Started

To get up and running with virtual reality and augmented reality, you are going to need a few dependencies (things). There are a lot of paths to pursue in this emerging medium including: 360 photography, 360 video, 360 audio, interactive gaming, simulations, etc. All of these are worth exploring, but for now, we are going to start with a game …

Brane Xels Download

Here is where you can download Brane Xels for your iOS or android devices.

Vrui MultiKinect Oculus Telespresence

Using Vrui, developed by Oscar Kreylos, I’ve managed to make a multi-camera kinect server array that can be broadcast, viewed, and shared with any other user with the exact same system anywhere in the world. This toolkit is really amazing, its been a pleasure getting it setup, I look forward to being able to develop for the toolkit and customize …

Kinectv2 PointCloud Web Viewer

Using 3JS code developed here, I was able to record and playback point cloud footage from the Kinect 2 in a webGL supported web browser. I’m currently trying to get more control over the code-base so that I can pre-load files rather than the current situation where a user has to download a file or record their own and upload …

Deep Dream Inceptionism Ubuntu Setup

I spent three days trying to install caffe on OSX 10 without success, so I moved on to using Virtualbox and installing a virtual partition on my laptop. Ideally you would want to install this on a fully dedicated OS with a powerful CPU, Nvidia Cuda GPU, and lots of ram to boot. PLEASE NOTE: This setup guide covers a …

Photogrammetry

I’ve been playing around with a variety of photogrammetry software solutions, the following are some of my results so far. I’ve been playing around with a variety of photogrammetry software solutions, the following are some of my results so far.

Blend4Web

I’ve been really impressed with what I am seeing from this webGL plug-in for blender. It really makes it so that you can focus on being creative and developing your scene or game without the weight of heavy programming. I’ve decided to move forward using this add-on for the time being since it resolves a lot of the challenges I …