Motioncapture

02.16.16
Homer Simpson will broadcast live, with some motion-capture help
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Homer Simpson will broadcast live, with some motion-capture help

"Very few cartoons are broadcast live. It puts a terrible strain on the animators' wrists."

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01.24.16
Watch how 'Star Wars' turns people into CG characters
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Watch how 'Star Wars' turns people into CG characters

Getting some characters into 'The Force Awakens' shots required lots of effort.

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11.25.15
The Chemical Brothers bring Hollywood special effects to dance music
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The Chemical Brothers bring Hollywood special effects to dance music

Adam Smith, the filmmaker behind the legendary duo's visuals, raises the bar with motion capture technology.

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11.25.15
Apple buys motion-capture company that worked on 'Star Wars'
11.25.15

Apple buys motion-capture company that worked on 'Star Wars'

The startup captures facial animation without any markers, dots or ping-balls attached to your face.

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07.14.15
Real Virtuality shows us what multiplayer VR might look like
07.14.15

Real Virtuality shows us what multiplayer VR might look like

2016 is shaping up to be the year the world gets virtual -- with immersive head-mounted displays c...

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