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Make way for 3-D 'selfies'

Downtown Palo Alto business can scan and make replicas that add new dimensions to portraiture

At first glance the tiny figurines lined up at Palo Alto's Artec studio appear like colored toy soldiers. But the subjects they represent might walk right in the door. They are students and firefighters, housewives and techies.

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Posted by Chuck B.
a resident of Midtown
on Apr 21, 2014 at 2:34 pm

"Hey, beam me up Scotty."


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Posted by UC Davis Grad
a resident of Mountain View
on Apr 21, 2014 at 5:01 pm

$79 -- to make a figurine of yourself?

Talk about rampant, out-of-control narcissism -- but then again, this IS Palo Alto we're talking about.


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Posted by Pseudo-intellectuals
a resident of Fairmeadow
on Apr 21, 2014 at 6:00 pm

This is obviously the ultimate in silly-ass narcissism. Where else but Hollywood and Palo Alto????


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Posted by UC Davis Grad
a resident of Mountain View
on Apr 21, 2014 at 6:14 pm

Believe me Pseudo, the list of locales where this would be popular is endless. It's just that Palo Alto is featured here...


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Posted by Stupid is as stupid does
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Apr 22, 2014 at 4:45 pm

Stoopid, stoopid, stoopid...


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