In this term, discover the essence of virtual production through performance capture. Seamlessly blend real-world actions using motion capture suits into digital realms. Unveil the art of facial and expression capture to convey emotions authentically. Harness the power of the LiveLink tool for real-time streaming, character animation, and MetaHumans integration within Unreal Engine. Elevate your virtual production prowess with this transformative course.
Virtual Production allows the filmmaker to change locations in a matter of time without hassles and costs involved. For example, one can shift from snowy mountains to vast deserts with an on-set transition.
Virtual Production combines elements from Real Time Technologies with the help of Unreal Engine, in-camera VFX, performance capture, and photogrammetry to create virtual set designs and linear content.
At the end of this term, you will excell in:
- Seamlessly incorporate real-world actions into digital characters using motion capture suits.
- Apply facial and expression capture techniques to convey genuine emotions in virtual characters.
- Utilize the LiveLink tool effectively for real-time streaming and dynamic character animation within Unreal Engine.
- Seamlessly integrate motion capture data with MetaHumans, enhancing believability and enriching the virtual production experience.
Duration: 120 hours