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Marc Owens

Posted by Will Hudson,

London based designer Marc Owens has recently created Avatar Machine. Explaing that "The virtual communities created by online games have provided us with a new medium for social interaction and communication. Avatar Machine is a system which replicates the aesthetics and visuals of third person gaming, allowing the user to view themselves as a virtual character in real space via a head mounted interface.

Footage from the Avatar Machine can be seen on Vimeo here. Found via Designboom.

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Posted by Will Hudson

Will founded It’s Nice That in 2007 and is now director of the company. Once one of the main contributors to the site he has stepped back from writing as the business has expanded. He is a regular guest on the Studio Audience podcast.