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Blender - simplified path to MRL

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There are Giant Androids in the City !
It appears that the process has gotten more simple, and it might not be necessary to use jmonkey sdk when converting the pretty common blender format files into j3o format.  Many 3D image warehouses 


OMG ! .. Lucky B-Day Boy !

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Well, someone messed up and I didn't get the expected lump of coal.  Instead, I got some good person's Oculus Rift !! Sooooo excited ... perfect timing .. I can start doing remote telepresense with WorkE AND begin to explore WorkE's virtual mind with updates to the JMonkeyService ...
 

WOOHOO !! new toys to play with already !


More formulas sampled...

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I found this here  http://www.gurucycling.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Kinect-for-Positional-Data-Acquisition.pdf

And tried to represent it accurately in an OpenCVFilterPointCloud.java  with the following code

 


First Attempt at Kinect Point Cloud Published to JMonkeyEngine

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Ya .. not quite right - i do believe my spherical to real world coordinate system transformation is ... uh .. lacking in some way ...


Useful Kinect Info

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It took too long surfing for this information, and its still scattered across the internet. 


Nixie with Presents

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Everyone has made great progress on Nixie release.   The maven build, quick and stable dependencies, Yolo, DL4J,  100 of bug squashed.  I thought I'd add a good seasons gift too ..

Long overdue - searchable tabs.
Now, I won't go crazy searching through all those InMoov tabs (where the hell is rotHead ?) :)


Kinect Frames

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kinect data replayed from saving "frames"

 


kinect capture with frames on a computer with a kinect sensor