Gallery: Virtual 3D “Knitting” Program Simulates Details Down to the Very...

It may all be pretend, but graphic artists don't always have an easy time dressing their characters. Simulating cloth by adding texture to a flat surface is one thing; replicating knitwear in a realistic fashion, particularly on a three-dimensional plane, is quite another. Scientists from Cornell University, however, have developed a new method for recreating knitted fabric out of an array of individual stitches, one that they can adjust to mimic the effects of different needles or types of yarn, as well as the style of the individual knitter.

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One Response to “Virtual 3D “Knitting” Program Simulates Details Down to the Very Stitch”

  1. kathpoole says:

    How much does it cost and where do I get it?

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