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Digital Representation
Thursday, 16 August
4:15 - 6 pm
Room 408

Session Chair
Maureen Nappi
New York University

Enhanced Reality: A New Frontier for Computer Entertainment
Richard Marks
Sony Computer Entertainment America
919 East Hillsdale Boulevard, 2nd Floor
Foster City, California 94404 USA

A new form of computer entertainment that enables movie-like special effects in real time in your own home.

ComicDiary: Representing Individual Experiences in Comics Style
Ryuuki Sakamoto
ATR Media Integration & Communications Research Laboratories/
Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
2/2/02 Hikaridai, Seika-cho
Soraku-gun Kyoto 619-0288 JAPAN

A system that automatically creates a personal diary in comic style by using the user's touring records at an exhibition and environmental events.

Life-Sized Projector-Based Dioramas: Spatially Real and Visually Virtual
Kok-Lim Low
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Department of Computer Science
Campus Box 3175, Sitterson Hall
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-3175 USA

A framework to re-create a real place by using projectors and display surfaces that closely approximate the geometry of the scene. The result is a spatially very realistic virtual environment.

Sketching Space: Virtual to Real

Bill Brody

University of Alaska Fairbanks
910 Yukon Drive, Suite 108
Fairbanks, Alaska 99775 USA

Sketches in virtual reality are converted to tangible objects by drawing in space and translating the energy employed in drawing into a cleanly tessellated surface for rapid prototyping.