The BBC show how to build a digital actor

Written by Neil Roberts

BBC/RedsharkThe Lightstage camera

Following on from the impressive demo that Nvidia showed last week, the BBC have made a report about the technology being used to create digital likenesses of actors in Hollywood 

 

As part of their "Click" online technology strand the BBC have covered a behind the scenes look at Image Metrics, the Hollywood company responsible for a lot of the digital facial scanning currently used in movies.

There is some interesting technology, especially the prototype holographic projector!

If you are in the UK you can watch it on iPlayer otherwise here is the link to the website:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-21887750

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