Pushing television to new horizons, AR, VR, and 3D constantly looks to new applications to find unique opportunities and genres ready for change. Discover how the technology is progressing and who is driving it.
Disguise servers and Augmented Reality features play a key role at Dutch megastar Marco Borsato’s 2019 concert series.
One of the classic examples of great motion picture photography is Orson Welles’s breathtaking tracking shot at the opening of his film, Touch of Evil. The camera, mounted on a Chapman crane, begins on a close-up of a ticking time bomb and ends a tense three-plus minutes later with a blinding explosion.
In this fourth installment of the Immersive Audio series we investigate the production tools needed to produce live immersive content. Moving from channel-based output to object audio presents some interesting challenges as the complex audio image moves around in three-dimensional space.
Brendan Greene, creator of the best-selling video game in history, Playerunknown’ Battlegrounds, is a keynote speaker at the VFX conference in Turin next month. Other speakers include The Lion King’s VFX supervisor Rob Legato and the co-director of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Peter Ramsey.
May 14, 2019 may not have seemed a particularly important date for those who edit and color grade on Mac’s and PC’s. But it was. By chance, that day I went looking for the May Windows 10 Feature Update (1903). I was surprised to find a scary warning about something I had never heard of: MDS.
The L. A. Convention Center was barely big enough to hold all the computerized creativity unleashed at this year’s SIGGRAPH event.
Humans create their art with the materials available in the era they live in. When French workers created the 151-foot tall Statue of Liberty in the 1870s, they used copper, iron and granite for construction. Five years ago, when a new generation of workers began creating the Statue of Liberty Museum to tell the story of the iconic monument, they employed 8K video and immersive audio, along with physical artifacts, to inspire the 4.3 million annual visitors to the statue site in New York Harbor.
SIGGRAPH attracts those who are building visions of tomorrow with the computer graphics tools of today.