Imaging 3D Paint Relief to Rapid Prototyping in Color and Carbon Printing

Discussion in 'Alternative Processes' started by Mustafa Umut Sarac, Feb 27, 2014.

  1. Mustafa Umut Sarac

    Mustafa Umut Sarac Subscriber

    Oct 29, 2006
    35mm RF
    I read that in Holland , researchers takes stereo macro pictures of Van Gogh paintings to extract the exact paint brush relief and 3D Rapid Prototyping Color print it with Canon Prisma RP machines. Well , if you cant imitate the different spectrums , thicknesses and transparency of used paints , its a useless attemp but IMHO in 30 years , they would overcome even that problem.

    My main point , if you can create a 3D digital file of a carbon print either with stereo pictures or depending only creativity on the computer , you can print bw or color carbon or gravure prints even today with new RP machines in 3D.