3-D Visualizations of Albums

If you’re a tech nerd like me, you’ll know that 3-D printing is all the range.  Thing of it as the kind of magical fabricator that we saw on spaceships with serial numbers like NCC-1701D.

An experimental company called Realität has figured out a way to created three dimensional representations of albums.  For example, here’s what the audio of Portishead’s Third, er, looks like.

Wild, huh?  Check out more of Realität’s creations here.  (Via Flavorwire)

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

One thought on “3-D Visualizations of Albums

  • August 28, 2012 at 1:54 am
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    Alan, auto correct is messing with your grammar!

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