Siggraph2006 Boston

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2012-05-28
 
 
 

Siggraph2006 Boston

The exhibit hall floor for Siggraph 2006 in Boston, a.k.a. the 33rd International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques.

Siggraph2006 Boston

Siggraph2006 Boston - Disney

At some conferences, exhibitors show movies to help sell their products. At Siggraph, many of the exhibitors products are movies.

Siggraph2006 Boston - Disney

Siggraph2006 Boston - Gallery

Is it an art gallery or a technology show? Siggraph 2006 Boston is a technology show and an art gallery.

Siggraph2006 Boston - Gallery

Siggraph2006 Boston - Bion

This Siggraph art gallery sculpture called Bion is composed of small AI-enabled devices that react to each other and to people who enter the space.

Siggraph2006 Boston - Bion

Siggraph2006 Boston - Hamsters

Look, its little robotic hamsters. Luckily, there arent any little robotic droppings.

Siggraph2006 Boston - Hamsters

Siggraph2006 Boston - Adobe

Adobe graphics class is in session.

Siggraph2006 Boston - Adobe

Siggraph2006 Boston - Motion capture

Everybody dance now! Motion capture dance, that is.

Siggraph2006 Boston - Motion capture

Siggraph2006 Boston - Animation Master

Forget all that realistic computer graphics stuff. Now thats what I call animation.

Siggraph2006 Boston - Animation Master

Siggraph2006 Boston - NTT DoCoMo robot

Its U-Tsu-Shi-O-Mi, or lets just call it a robot from NTT DoCoMo that combines virtual reality with an interactive robot.

Siggraph2006 Boston - NTT DoCoMo robot

Siggraph2006 Boston - Blue Arc

Whats a giant enterprise storage vendor doing at a graphics show? You do realize how big all these media files are.

Siggraph2006 Boston - Blue Arc

Siggraph2006 Boston - Balloons

Its a synchronized electronic light-enabled balloon ballet. I kid you not, it really is a balloon ballet.

Siggraph2006 Boston - Balloons

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