“Balloon Guy” by Wedge

  • ©Chris Wedge


Conference:


SIGGRAPH Video Review:


Track:


    02

Title:


    Balloon Guy

Length:


    1:40

Director(s):


Company / Institution / Agency:


  • The Ohio State University

Description:


    A rubber Balloon Guy is out for a stroll in the clouds. His motion has been generated with flexible dynamics simulation software and spline interpolation software developed at the Ohio State University Computer Graphics Research Group.

Hardware:


    HARDWARE:
    Convex C-1, Hardware Support by Jeff Campbell

Software:


    SOFTWARE DEVELOPER: Written at Ohio State University, Advanced Computing Center for the Arts and Design, software/system integration by John Donkin and Scott Dyer


Additional Contributors:


    CONSULTANTS: Flexible dynamics simulation by David Haumann, 3-D cloud textures by James Hahn and Marla Schweppe
    PRODUCER: Chris Wedge


Additional Information:


    FORMAT:
    1″ NTSC video

Animation / Video Overview:


Type: