Jumping the Uncanny Valley: Hyper-Realistic 3D Actors

Jumping the Uncanny Valley: Hyper-Realistic 3D Actors
technology
Dan Gould
  • 21 august 2008

Uncanny valley theory refers to a gap in emotional response to humanoid robots and CGI characters. There’s a point where people feel creeped out by near-realistic human  fakes when they take on an almost real but not-quite-right look. Think corpses, or zombies.

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