The “3D mask” shown here was printed on a Dimension uPrint 3D printer in the Autodesk Innovation Lab at Singularity University.  The mask is made using an ABS polymer.

Andy Barry, who ran the Autodesk Innovation Lab, designed a laser line scanner to scan faces and print them using 3D printers.

"3-D Mask" by Nancy Evelyn, University of Georgia.

"Student holds up a miniature 3-D mask made from a 3-D printer."

1st Place - Science and Research category.  October 2010. University Photographers Association of America

Image credit: Nancy Evelyn

Image credit: D. Mitch Magee

Updated: Sunday, February 20, 2011