Scanned in five seconds: me, the model citizen

Mini-Me 3D

A Mini-Me 3D printed version of technology journalist Chris Griffith, left, and his larger self. Picture: Hollie Adams. Source: News Corp Australia

Is this vanity central? An extension of selfie culture? Or the start of a hugely profitable fashion?

Whatever the case, the digital age is delivering humans with a clever way of replicating themselves as stone-like images, or as 3D printer firm Keech3D calls them, Mini-Mes, citing the vertically-challenged assistant of Dr Evil in the Austin Powers movies.… Read more --->