If you want to have a look at what’s coming (hopefully, soon) to your console or PC in the future, Nvidia has a tech demo you really have to see. Jen-Hsun Huang, CEO of my favorite graphics card company, took some time at GTC 2013 to show off Nvidia’s Face Works – developed to try and make faces more realistically rendered, on the fly, by their hardware. Now, I know, the static picture lead-in for this article isn’t all that exciting – hey, it’s a pretty elf-fairy-girl or whatever – but the video? The video is really a sight to behold. Click inside to have a look at it.
And here you are. The subtleties of expression being captured here are nothing short of amazing.