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    Taking your advice

    By Mark Bearak
    Dec 5, '07 11:18 PM EST

    For those of you who saw my previous animation (I was too embarrased to leave it posted) I took your advice seriously and I generated a new robot. In this scenario there are 180 robotic agents working together to generate the tower.

    I appreciate your input and it has definitely helped to improve my project.

    BTW, here is the previous version:


    • Apurimac

      That looks a million times better mark!

      Dec 5, 07 11:42 pm
      Arjun Bhat

      agreed. much more elegant.

      Dec 5, 07 11:59 pm

      goodness! it looks like some kind of crazy flower! i like.

      Dec 6, 07 4:04 am
      Mark Bearak

      BTW, here is the older video:
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      Dec 6, 07 5:46 am
      Sir Arthur Braagadocio

      def. much the old version you explain where the robots come from, how does this happen on the new one?

      Dec 6, 07 8:42 am

      What software did you use to create this?

      Dec 6, 07 12:03 pm

      awesome! the change looks much better but miss the floor plates. keep up the good work and good luck with you finals. let us know how it goes.

      Dec 6, 07 2:34 pm

      for a second there i really thought that was a music video for radiohead..

      looking much better, now i see the reality in it.

      Dec 7, 07 9:41 am

      That is both wickedly cool and terrifying. Love the structure that forms but the tiny robots, which look like a cross between cockroaches and those giant swimmy machines in The Matrix, I could do without. Nice work :o)

      Dec 8, 07 6:45 pm

      Hi Mark,

      nice work as usual! :-) I'm just looking at weaving patterns and would be interested in hearing about your experiences in using them to generate your form. Were they driving the form in the tower you are showing or did you use other parametric influences?



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