It would have been fairly safe really to start off with a big visual effects movie and something that had performance capture
It's exciting, because we've opened up the possibility that you can use performance capture
anywhere, interacting with any environment, and still have full confidence that you've captured every nuance an actor is bringing.
We've also been working with the Royal Shakespeare Company in putting performance capture
in a theatrical setting for the first time.
The biggest thing on the performance capture
side was that we completely overhauled all of our equipment so that we could take it not just on location but out into the elements," says visual effects supervisor Dan Lemmon.
Shooting a film of this scope and scale in native 3D, coupled with the complex performance capture
work amidst stunning yet challenging exterior locations was exponentially more difficult than what had been achieved on Rise of the Planet of the Apes.
Ashwin has directed the film, which will be India's first performance capture
photo- realistic animated film.
Serkis was presented with an award for his trailblazing work in the art of performance capture
by His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum from the UAE Royal Family.
After his presentation, he was presented with an award for his trailblazing work in the art of performance capture
by Shaikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
The Imaginarium is a London-based studio, co-founded by actor/director Andy Serkis and film producer Jonathan Cavendish, offering performance capture
consultancy and production services.
All those youthful images etched on his brain came in handy when he had to play Tintin on the nakedly austere white-and-grey stage set up for the computerized performance capture
It features a character creation from start to scratch, teaching how to build the body, use Maya to help the character show emotion, create body parts and clothing, and animate using Performance Capture
WHEN Hollywood's looking for someone to play an ape, through the extraordinary use of performance capture
technology, there's only one man for the job.