Motion capture

03.08.15
How I turned my Xbox's Kinect into a wondrous motion-capture device
03.08.15

How I turned my Xbox's Kinect into a wondrous motion-capture device

When Microsoft started selling a basic Xbox One package without a Kinect V2 for $100 less, the res...

By S. Dent,   03.08.15
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07.14.14
What you need to know about 3D motion capture
07.14.14

What you need to know about 3D motion capture

Close your eyes and go back... back in time. Picture Jar Jar Binks or Polar Express, movies that p...

By S. Dent,   07.14.14
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08.02.12
Microsoft patent applications take Kinect into mobile cameras, movie-making
08.02.12

Microsoft patent applications take Kinect into mobile cameras, movie-making

Microsoft has never been shy about its ambitions for Kinect's depth sensing abilities. A pair of p...

By J. Fingas,   08.02.12
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03.08.12
Heavy Rain creators produce 'Kara' PS3 tech-demo (video)
03.08.12

Heavy Rain creators produce 'Kara' PS3 tech-demo (video)

Heavy Rain creator David Cage was showing off Quantic Dream's new game engine at GDC, which include...

By D. Cooper,   03.08.12
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10.20.11
Hey yo, T(ether) technology tracks rap gestures in 3D
10.20.11

Hey yo, T(ether) technology tracks rap gestures in 3D

T(ether) is a bit like that amazing Reality Fighters game we saw on the PS Vita, except it's more...

By S. Sakr,   10.20.11
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08.10.11
Researchers demo 3D face scanning breakthroughs at SIGGRAPH, Kinect crowd squarely targeted
08.10.11

Researchers demo 3D face scanning breakthroughs at SIGGRAPH, Kinect crowd squarely targeted

Lookin' to get your Grown Nerd on? Look no further. We just sat through 1.5 hours of high-brow te...

By D. Murph,   08.10.11
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08.10.11
Organic Motion's OpenStage motion capture system grabs 200FPS, no backdrop required (video)
08.10.11

Organic Motion's OpenStage motion capture system grabs 200FPS, no backdrop required (video)

At just under $40,000 for an eight camera setup, we're hardly in hobbyist territory here, but Org...

By D. Murph,   08.10.11
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07.24.11
SoftEther's sensor-laden QUMA robot demonstrates poses, intimidates your acting coach (video)
07.24.11

SoftEther's sensor-laden QUMA robot demonstrates poses, intimidates your acting coach (video)

A solution in search of a problem, or a solution to a problem that you were too proud to cop to?...

By D. Murph,   07.24.11
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06.08.11
Aiken Labs brings 9-axis modular motion sensing to Android, we go hands-on (video)
06.08.11

Aiken Labs brings 9-axis modular motion sensing to Android, we go hands-on (video)

We already had a chance to try out Immersive Motion from Aiken Labs at CES, but now the nine-axis m...

By Z. Honig,   06.08.11
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