Surprisingly, its possible to 3D print a lens using clear filament. The results are probably not clean enough for any serious lens but one could have some fun with this, as well as 3D printing other objects.
Category: 3D Printing
Family portraits, team pictures, and wedding photos. We’ve all taken them and put them in a frame or scrapbook. But now there’s a new way to make those pictures come to life. Source: 3D Modeling Giving New Dimensions To Photography « CBS Minnesota
Potentially an interesting idea: Russian startup 3D prints custom splints and plasters — RT News. There are other lightweight mold-able materials and plastics that can be readily formed around a limb too – while it takes 12 hours to 3D print a splint. This might be solving a problem that is better solved with other materials.
Two college students invented an adapter that allows 3D printers to print in full color for less than $100 — Tech News and Analysis.
We’ve all heard humorous murmurs like “gee, what will they be 3D printing next—babies?” Many of us do wonder what the technological crystal ball holds for 3D printing. And while 3D printing technology has been the “stuff” that movies are made from, literally (think Coraline or The Boxtrolls), it hasn’t yet been the central theme, until now, with Caden–and what a provocative one it is. via The First 3D Printed Movie: Random...
Cool: 3D printer activated aboard the International Space Station | Spaceflight Now. Embed from Getty Images
Based on the Mega board: Arduino adds affordable 3D printing to its open source hardware model.
3DGuy has several packaged solutions for integrated 3D shooting using the GoPro Hero3+ cameras. Check them out: The SuperHero 3D Gimbal System | 3DGuy.tv. Ordering options here. They call it an “UN Kick Starter” offer since you get an actual product 🙂