Extruded Rembrandt Painting

Author: erratic, published on 2013-09-06

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I took a classic Rembrandt self portrait and extruded it in 3 dimensions based on image brightness. The resulting object looks like an abstract bunch of spikes unless viewed straight on. In that case, the face is revealed. Very cool effect!

You can see how I made it here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngZwibfaysc

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