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Wednesday, July 22, 2009


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Sioban McMahon

They did a nice job on the Michelle Obama avvie. Something about the Barack Obama face is a bit off, perhaps the jawline and ears? Bless his heart, Mr Obama does have some jug ears.

Great work and congratulations to the designers.

Mako Kungfu

Xanna Ziskey has been playing with Barack and Michelle avs for a long time (since early 2008) on her Flickr stream: http://www.flickr.com/photos/xannaziskey/sets/72157603677894327/


The one of Gong Li is amazing.

Chenin Anabuki

Very nice. But I agree about the avatar version not doing justice to the First Lady's well-toned arms. In general, I think this is something that needs improvement in the SL avatar mesh.

Suzanne Miller

Well, maybe he's the first to sell SL Obama avatars, but he's not the first to make them and post pictures of them. My Obama shapes, however, will only be available to Mr. and Mrs. Obama, when they decide to visit Second Life. (-:


Ener Hax

hey what a great write up! thanks! now you kinda looked photoshopped in! lol, but hey, it's a pic of you with the president =)

seriously, it helps show how all forms of commnication - from Twitter to Second Life - are just a part of modern life. and i applaud the president for having an avatar

to me it's just like having an email address or phone number. those that see it otherwise are simply not doing all they can do to communicate to as many as want to hear them

Doubledown Tandino

I want to buy that secret service agent avatar in the background..... oh wait... that's Hamlet.

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