Event - Cutting Edge Advancements in Performance Capture Technology (Los Angeles)

Saturday, 3 December 2011 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
VES & Motion Capture Society


Cutting Edge Advancements in

Performance Capture Technology

Performance Capturetechnology is constantly evolving. Filmmakers are always finding new and interesting ways to use and push the tools further. Come see some of the most recent projects to incorporate some of the latest advances in the field of Performance Capture. This panel is designed to address projects and technologies that use the latest advancements in motion capture. Our panelists will creatively enlighten us about some of the latest On-Set and Real-Time technology available and will provide insights into the companies who provide the technology and know-how to capture "human performances".

Demian Gordon - Chair of Motion Capture Society - will discuss and show technology used on RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES
Panelists will include:
The Third Floor - Chris Edwards- Integrating Xsens Motion Capture Technology for Previs.
Lightcraft - Eliot Mack- Real-time GPS On-Set Camera tracking
Vicon – Jeff Ovadya & Imogen Moorhouse - Current projects & Real-time pipeline improvements
Digital Domain - Erik Nash & Casey Schatz - Motion Capture discussion of REAL STEEL
Giant Studios– Addison Bath - Present featurettes TINTIN and HAPPY FEET 2

Saturday, December 3, 2011
9:00AM - "Live Demo" presented by Lightcraft outside Theater
9:00AM - Registration/Refreshments
10:00AM to 12:00PM - Event

Sony Pictures Imageworks (Ray Harryhausen Theatre)
9050 W. Washington Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232

Free for VES & MoCap Society Members
PGA & DGA Members (discount fee $10)
All non-members ($20 fee)

You will need to show your membership card for free or discount admission.

Susan Zwerman – Chair, VES Special Projects
Demian Gordon – Chair, Motion Capture Society



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