The Oculus Fiber team scanned the surfaces of garments and other fabrics at an incredibly high resolution, which they then reproduced in a virtual reality experience.

The team's presentation at the 2015 showcase

This allows fashion designers, students, retailers and many more to experience fabric in a new way.

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3D renderings in Maya of textile weave
An internal visualization of fabric structure
An internal visualization of fabric structure
A high resultion microscope that determined fabric structure
A high resolution microscope that determined fabric structure