I encircled the subject with eight markers, distributed evenly on the floor. For each marker, I took three photos: one from below, one from eye-level, and one from above. I took some additional photos at the end to capture extreme angles occluded from the other photos.
Various features such as the eyes, headscarf and cryogenics-reminiscent jar were created from scratch in 3DS Max, Photoshop and ZBrush.
The end product is a short video toying with the prospect of emulated intelligence. I created the footage using Marmoset Toolbag’s turntable render feature. The footage received its editing and special effects in After Effects.
A lightweight version of the head was uploaded to Sketchfab’s web viewer and accorded a staff pick.