Monkeys, Like Humans, Also Creeped Out by the “Uncanny Valley”

Monkeys, Like Humans, Also Creeped Out by the "Uncanny Valley""The uncanny valley, a phrase coined by a Japanese researcher nearly three decades ago, describes that disquieting feeling that occurs when viewers look at representations designed to be as human-like as possible — whether computer animations or androids — but somehow fall short."
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Dolls disguised as humans – more on the sexy and unsettling RealDolls

Dolls disguised as humans - more on the sexy and unsettling RealDolls Heads in a box
I wrote a post recently on Real Dolls, here>>. (And I just realized they should be "RealDolls" one word, not "Real Dolls" two words.) There must be a RealDoll meme in the air, because I discovered Zachary Canepari’s photography blog by accident, with still photos he’d taken inside the RealDoll factory. Continue reading “Dolls disguised as humans – more on the sexy and unsettling RealDolls”

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