Marc Owens

Date
4 November 2009
Reading Time
1 minute read

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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