Post Cards and Shot Glasses Got Nothing On Be Your Own Souvenir

Post Cards and Shot Glasses Got Nothing On Be Your Own Souvenir

Gift shop souvenirs always seem so cheesy. Half the time they’ve got the same novelties and books that you could buy online for half the price anyway. But Barcelona-based blablabLAB has come up with a much more unique and personal way to capture memories when you visit someplace new. Be Your Own Souvenir uses Xbox Kinect sensors and a 3D printer to create mini figures based on a scan of a real person. Visitors stand on a platform and pose and a few moments later they have a cool souvenir of themselves. This isn’t the first time we’ve seen a Kinect being used to make 3D figures, but it is the first time we’ve seen anything like this out on the streets.

Be Your Own Souvenir! from blablabLAB on Vimeo.

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