Beware the Uncanny Valley…

June 2012
Creative Review;Jun2012, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p49
The article discusses aspects of computer-generated imagery (CGI) technology and the concept of Japanese roboticist Masahiro Mori's Uncanny Valley, a human aesthetics hypothesis. Topics mentioned include Hironobu Sakaguch's film "Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within," Disney/Pixar's 2009 film "Up," and insight from Tom Painter of three-dimensional imaging company Bigman.


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