headcasting

headcasting

(1) Turning a person's face into a 3D image that can be animated. Side and front views of the face are scanned, and headcasting software creates the solid model.

(2) Streaming one's day-to-day routine live to the Web from a head-worn video camera.
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The Millennium G550, with its unique HeadCasting technology, takes voice over IP to the next level by letting you both see and hear a life-like 3D clone of your partner's talking head," says Dan Wood, vice president of marketing, Matrox Graphics Inc.
Now, thanks to Matrox's HeadCasting technology and partnerships with LIPSinc and Digimask, visual online communication is accessible to nearly all Internet users, even those using a 56K modem.
Users of the latest video card from Matrox can now communicate more realistically by taking advantage of two exclusive-to-Matrox applications: the HeadCasting Edition of LIPSinc's HeadFone(TM), and Matrox's Virtual Presenter for Microsoft PowerPoint(R).