3d technologies have improved so quickly in recent years that all sorts of opportunities are becoming opened thanks to them. One is the ability to print of images for blind people, who can feel accurate images, helping them to ‘see’ like they never could before. Combining this process with ultrasounds is therefore a logical and really inspiring step. With expectant blind mothers now being able to share the joy of seeing their unborn children, they can share the joy of getting a sneak preview of the baby before it arrives. More info: Youtube
30- year old Tatiana Guerra lost her sight at 17, so would never be able to imagine her child until she could touch it herself. So when doctors surprised her with a 3d rendered image of her unborn bay Murilo, the results were expendably emotional.
Huggies Brazil can be thanked for the technology, as the diaper company are rolling out a campaign to help mothers across the country experience these joyful moments.