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realtime digital character animation

Unreal Engine Real Time Digital Character Animation

File under creating content for AI advertising platforms. To meet the demands of AI driven advertising platforms for monster.com and The Mill turned to real time production methods. [AI advertising platforms are using deep learning to optimise ad creative placement and they require a large amount of creative options to get going.] How to produce…
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360 live video production

Best Practice for Live 360 Video Production

Imeve CEO Devon Copley recently gave this keynote presentation on Best Practices for Live 360 Video, as part of the IVRPA 2018 conference in Japan. In this video, Devon shares hard-won, real-world tips on how to plan and run a successful live virtual reality production. He covers issues like camera choice, camera position, client management,…
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On Set Facilities

Best Computers for VR Production

Most people don’t realise that VR games require seven times the graphics power of normal 3D games. This is because the graphics card has to deliver two different high-resolution images to both eyes at 90 frames per second. Want to build the metaverse? In this post we are going to take a look at the…
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Interface Arduino and the MPU 6050 Sensor

Motion Tracking Sensors

How to Interface Arduino and the MPU 6050 Sensor Read the full post.

Foundry interviews Asa Bailey

Foundry Trends Interviews OSF Founder Asa Bailey

Originally posted on foundry.com Asa Bailey is a screenwriter, producer, director and novelist – and somehow, in between all of that, he had time to found On-Set Facilities, a British technology company with ambitions of becoming the world’s leading system integrator of real-time and virtual production solutions. Foundry Trends caught up with Asa to discuss his career, his…
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Vray in Unreal Engine

V-Ray Plug in For Unreal Engine UE4 in BETA

Chaos Group has just launched V-Ray for Unreal, the new version of its V-Ray renderer for Unreal Engine. The product makes it possible both to import V-Ray scenes into Unreal Engine to use as the basis of immersive real-time experience and to generate ray traced renders within UE4. Import V-Ray scenes created in 3ds Max,…
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Maya live link to Unreal Engine
Realtime VFX ice wall

Unity Real-time VFX – Ice Wall

File under cute, but oddly compelling.

GPU Render Performance

Boost Realtime VFX in Unreal Engine (UE4) with multiple GPUs using SLI

Scalable Link Interface (SLI) is a multi-GPU configuration that offers increased rendering performance by dividing the workload across multiple GPUs. Since UE4.15 Unreal Engine has been able to take advantage of machines and servers with multiple GPUs, so long as the GPU and system are compatible with SLI functionality. To take advantage of SLI, the…
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