mirrorball experiment

Sat 8, September 2007 7:31 pm computer stuff, Extremely Cool, VFX, viddler.com, videos

Tim and i experimented with mounting a chrome / mirror ball to a video camera.
We were thinking about if it would be possible to use the image as some sort of reflection to map to a car’s reflection in 2D.
Anyway, its all low res, but pretty interesting to look at.

The element shot:

Then after a polar to rectangular conversion: