Introducing Aya Harper, IKINEMA’s new virtual YouTube idol designed specifically for the Real-Time Live! East meets West in an exciting twist on the traditional animé stylisation to now 3D virtual characters, Aya and Lea. Our cutting-edge LiveAction virtual production technology is set to bring the two virtual characters to life, conversing and interacting – the performance unfolds in front of a live audience!
Ground breaking real-time motion capture technology brings not one – but two 3D animated virtual YouTubers to life in a live discussion performance
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Fingernails were bitten to the quick during this year’s thrilling World Cup in Brazil. To save their nation some skin, Brazilian broadcaster TV Globo entertained and engaged their audience between matches with their debut of live mixed-reality World Cup heroes.
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Los Angeles-based Kite & Lightning stole the show at this year’s Real-Time Live!, SIGGRAPH’s showcase of curated live demonstrations, taking home the winning award against an impressive field of entries with “Democratizing MoCap: Real-Time Full-Performance Motion Capture with an iPhone X, Xsens, IKINEMA, and Unreal Engine.”
Farnham, UK-based IKINEMA (www.ikinema.com) will be attending this years’ SIGGRAPH 2018 Conference in Vancouver, BC, to show off their quality real-time animation solutions for natural character motion and whole-body immersion. The tech will be showcased by notable clients and technology partners during live sessions and discussions. Attendees will discover new approaches for whole body motion capture, as well as innovative live character performance techniques used in virtual production, virtual reality, and mixed reality pipelines.
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A fresh approach to do-it-yourself, full-performance motion capture will be one of the game-changing solutions showcased at this year’s Real-Time Live! at SIGGRAPH. The session “Democratising Mocap: Real-Time Full-Performance Motion Capture with an iPhone X, Xsens, IKINEMA and Unreal Engine” will take place Tues., August 14 from 6-7:45 p.m. at the Vancouver Convention Center in West Building, Ballroom AB. Read full story
Xsens Press Release
Xsens, Kite & Lightning, IKINEMA and Unreal Engine to showcase how the iPhone X and Xsens can empower democratized, full-performance motion capture at SIGGRAPH’s Real-Time Live!