Magic Leap continues to roll out tantalizing demos of their mixed reality technology, this time imposing the "lost droids" scene into a typical room.
Magic Leap announced a partnership with Lucasfilm's Industrial Light and Magic, in what promises to be a very exciting development in entertainment. This scene is of course a wonderful one to use because the droids are interacting with mixed reality in the scene.
• ILMxLAB and Magic Leap “Lost Droids” Mixed Reality Test (YouTube/ILMVisualFX)
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