Animation & Special Effects Full Body Animation

Chair: David Novak

 Performance Capture and Character Animation

Using performance capture techniques and cutting-edge computer graphics to bring the performance art of Michael Jackson and Andre Agassi into the realm of digital characters.

André Bustanoby
Digital Domain

 Motion Capture and Puppetry

It is possible to do a wider range of work with motion capture than is generally recognized, by using it more like puppetry and less like acting.

Emre Yilmaz
Protozoa, Inc.

 Ubiquitous Animation: An Element-Based Concept to Make 3D Animations Commonplace 

First results of, and examples made in an industrial context with, CASUS Base, a universal animation elements library that allows everyone to create animations for everything.

Ralf Dörner
Volker Luckas
Ulrike Spierling
Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics

 Isaacks: From Life Forms Choreography to Animation 

Performance animation in a different mode: a three-minute animation with 18 dancers choreographed with virtual performers.

Jimmy Gamonet De Los Heros
The Miami City Ballet Company

Sang Mah
Credo Multimedia Software Inc.