Digital Fossils and Artistic Use of Laser Scanning for Virtual Reality by Marshmallow Laser Feast

Marshmallow Laser Feast (MLF) is a creative studio that explores technology in order to make work, which reinterprets the idea of human perception. Their work has earned a reputation for creating the seemingly impossible— for producing installations that push boundaries, redefine expectations and excite audiences worldwide. Their work is responsive and spans kinetic sculpture, film, live performance and virtual reality. MLF’s approach is one of collaboration, working alongside technologists, engineers and makers to create bespoke software and hardware systems to realize their visions.
Marshmallow Laser Feast’s Creative Directors Barney Steel and Ersin Han Ersin will be sharing their methodology of capturing volumetric data and artistic use of laser scanning for VR. It is a close look into collective’s thought process of generating digital fossils to use for virtual reality and exploration of real-time applications that employs in-organic sensing techniques to evoke organic sensations.