BBC got to be the first to tour Intel Studios, a state of the art greenscreen facility, with no suits, no motion capture, just a live performance captured in a green dome by hundreds of cameras.
The new facility, aptly named Intel Studios, features the world’s largest stage for volumetric video capture. At the center of it is a 10,000 square-feet dome designed to capture actors and objects in volumetric 3D, essentially producing high-end holographic content for VR, AR and the likes.
“We have created a new state-of-the-art production studio for immersive media,” Intel Studios director Diego Prilusky recently told Variety. Designing and building out the space took some 18 months. “It was a very long process of research and development,” he said.
The future of film production (YouTube / BBC Click)
Researchers from the University of Chicago and Sony are developing a wearable electrical muscle stimulation system that boosts your physical reaction time without making it feel like you’ve lost control of your body. The latter is particularly important when considering the development of exoskeletons and other systems that bring us physically closer to machines for […]
“For the first time ever, there’s a comprehensive map on where local police departments have partnered with Amazon’s Ring,” CNet’s Alfred Ng writes.
Trump says Google wants to rig the 2020 election.
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