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Ready to join industry leaders in exploring the future of virtual production? Don’t miss our series of exclusive podcasts, video interviews, and articles to learn about virtual production techniques, and hear firsthand about how they’re implemented in major feature films. ...
3Lateral cracks the code for real-time facial performance
Visual Disruptors podcast series ep. 6
In this podcast, Vladimir Mastilovic of 3Lateral talks about the company’s amazing real-time facial-capture technology, its uses in virtual production, and how...
Welcome to Marwen: Real-time mocap preview
Visual Disruptors interviews
To get the mocap just right for the dolls in Welcome to Marwen, the VFX team targeted the motion directly to their characters on the fly...
Getting dolls to act in “Welcome to Marwen”
Visual Disruptors podcast series ep. 4
Join director Robert Zemeckis (Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Back to the Future, The Polar Express) and VFX supervisor Kevin Baillie as they...
Real-time digital rehearsal with stuntvis
Visual Disruptors podcast series ep. 3
Episode three features stunt legend Guy Norris (Mad Max: Fury Road, X-Men: Dark Phoenix) and his son Harrison, who have turned real-time...
Digital Domain’s quest to craft the ultimate digital human
In this video, the Digital Human Group at Digital Domain discusses the development of a real-time facial capture system that uses artificial intelligence and deep learning to recreate an actor’s unique performance. ...
Digital humans: actors and avatars in virtual production
Visual Disruptors podcast series ep. 2
In episode two of the podcast series, we feature Digital Domain’s Scott Meadows (Head of Visualization) and Doug Roble (Senior Director of...
What is virtual production?
Visual Disruptors podcast series ep. 1
Episode one of the podcast series features guests Ben Grossman (Co-founder of Magnopus) and David Morin (Chairman of the Joint Technology Committee...
Virtual production: a new era of filmmaking
Visual Disruptors interviews
Previs, techvis, postvis—even ‘during-vis’: virtual production is changing the way films are made. Join us behind the scenes as some of the industry’s brightest and...
Industry round table at SIGGRAPH
Visionaries from Fox, Halon, Stargate Studios, and Animatrik discuss the impact of virtual production on traditional pipelines, and how it helps them visualize final pixels faster...
New research from Forrester
Forward-thinking media and entertainment studios are increasingly turning to real-time technology to reinvent their pipelines, integrating CGI both before and during the filming process, as well as after. That’s the finding of Forrester Consulting, whose recently completed study you can explore. ...
Virtual production in Unreal Engine
Tech Talks on how to combine classic live-action techniques and tech components for virtual production, including new features in Unreal Engine.
Reflections real-time ray tracing demo
Peek into the future of real-time computer graphics with “Reflections”, the first demonstration of real-time ray tracing technology in Unreal Engine.
Explore the real-time pipeline behind Fortnite's trailer
Learn the secrets behind Fortnite’s real-time trailer, with an exclusive in-depth look at the virtual production techniques used to create it in Unreal Engine.