Make 3D Holograms With an XBox Kinect [VIDEO]


If you've ever wanted to turn your life into a sci-fi flick, here's your shot. Grab your XBox Kinect and take some videos of your living space. Then use the site Kinect@Home to re-create your room into a 3D hologram image.

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The software stitches together the images to build a lifelike representation.

But recording your images is a precise process. The website says they need slow, relatively still and clear images to find exact proportions and details.

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But the best part -- you can share the 3D images online or re-embed them in other pictures. It's like your own personal 3D movie.

Check out the video above to see the technology in action.

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