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Virtual production in Unreal Engine

Unreal Engine Helps Asa Bailey Deliver Real-Time Virtual Production

Asa Bailey took the role of Director and DVP (Director of virtual production) on the short film series created for NTT Data. Each short film took just 4 days to produce; Asa was able to create such rapid productions with a pioneered new Unreal Engine based real-time Workflow. In this article we’ll walk you through…
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Unreal Engine 4.23

Virtual Production in Unreal Engine 4.23

With the release of Unreal Engine 4.23 its clear to see Epics support for the Virtual production industry. Epic claim to have “transformed” film and TV production with the new virtual production tools and real-time ray tracing abilities of Unreal Engine 4.23. Unreal 4.23 is the biggest update for virtual production to date with bulks…
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On-set Facilities at IBC 2019

Next week we’ll be at the IBC (International Broadcast Convention) show out in Amsterdam from the 13th to the 18th . During this time we will be exhibiting with our partners Mo-Sys engineering on stand 8.F21 in Future Zone and we’ll also have a stand in Hall 6 at stand 6.C12. On our stand in…
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Who you need to see in IBC 2019

With the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) show starting next week its time to sort out your schedule and plan who’s a must see in this years line up. Don’t worry we’re here at OSF to help, We’re show you the top stands and talks you need to see. The first panel and screening session you…
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DigiDoug Digital Domain

Unreal Engine and Digital Domains Photorealistic Digital human

With Unreal Engine starting Siggraph off with a impressive line up of talks by a variety of industry leaders, one that really shocked and amazed us was Digital Domains talk by Doug Roble about digital humans and how far they have come. Doug opens the show with his virtual twin talking before he emerges from…
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OctaneRender for Unreal Engine

OTOY and Epic Games Realease OctaneRender for Unreal Engine

OTOY and Epic Games announced the release of OctaneRender for Unreal Engine at Siggraph this week and how exactly the two major 3D pipelines will work together. This collaboration will give artists the tools to create even greater cinematic experiences, from real-time previz to archviz. OctaneRender For Unreal will allow artists to import, export and…
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Come see us at Siggraph 2019

This week from the 28th to the 1st of August we’ll be at Siggraph on stand number 1261 with our partners Mo-Sys Engineering. On the stand we’ll be demonstrating all the latest virtual production technologies from Mo-Sys, including View finders, star trackers and Hollywood grade virtual hand wheels. We will also be hosting a live…
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Virtual Production Director Viewfinder

Unreal Engine Release the Bible for Virtual Production

Unreal released the “Virtual production field guide” which is a modest name for the bible for all involved in Virtual production. The Field guide is free to download from Unreal and it covers all sectors across virtual production from its definition to its departments all is covered in Unreals guide. The guide speaks to a…
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Unreal Engine 4.23 Supports Cinema 4D

With the latest version of Unreal engine (version 4.23) it’s possible to support the leading motion graphics and animation application, Cinema 4D. The new support for Cinema 4D is done by the use of a DataSmith plugin, a feature of the free Unreal studios Beta. Cinema 4D import to Unreal Engine using DataSmith With this…
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What you need to see in Siggraph 2019

What you need to see in Siggraph 2019  With the annual Siggraph computer graphics conference coming up on the 28th of August, its time to see who’s going and what they’re everyones doing. This year is a very exciting one for Siggraph with the recent developments in virtual production and computer graphics. This year we’ve…
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