A study of quantified emotion

Posted to Data Art  |  Tags:  |  Nathan Yau

Mike Pelletier experimented with quantified emotion in his piece Parametric Expression. This is what you get when you break facial expressions and mannerisms into bits: part human, part creepy.

[via Boing Boing]

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