NYU Senior Project

A 3D Model of Infant Facial Expressions Senior project for BA in Applied General Studies My B.A. degree required a capstone project or internship. I decided to work on a project that applied design and programming to the infant facial expression fieldwork studies I had been pursuing since 2011. It centers on the development of a three-dimensional[…]

3D Infant Model

Motion Capture Infant Avatar Project

This video documents the proof-of-concept development of a 3D infant avatar that displays facial expressions retargeted from an actor (Me!) to the avatar. The base 3D model for the avatar was purchased from TurboSquid. Motion capture of my facial expressions was done using Faceshift software and a Kinect for XBox 360. Faceshift was also used[…]