Video Production

Robotics Video Production

Camera Robots that Speed Across the Room

Here’s a fascinating look at how robots and slow motion cameras create the most amazing visual effects.

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Video Production Virtual Reality

Cheap Motion Capture using Oculus Quest

Cheap Motion Capture using Oculus Quest and Mocap Fusion called APS (Animation Prep Studio) Luxor. It allows you to create motion capture using a VR device, in this video we are using a Oculus Quest 2 but it also works with the Valve VR head set and additional trackers.

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Video Production Virtual Reality

Setting Up an Indie Vicon MOCAP Studio

Here’s a video production technique that has implications for the metaverse. This week I’ve massively upgraded my indie virtual production studio to have a Vicon Optical Motion Capture system. You can think of this as a VERY high end Steam VR system for tracking humans, props, and cameras. My first goal is to get the […]

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AI Video Production

Amazing AI Video Editing Technology

Here’s something that combines two of my favorite things: AI and VFX. RunwayML is an unbelievably fast and accurate web based A.I. rotoscope and compositing tool for video editors. Time stamps: 0:00 – Intro 0:49 – RunwayML Website 2:00 – Uploading Media 2:36 – Using “Green Screen” 4:58 – Rotobrush vs RunwayML 7:19 – “Green […]

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Video Production Virtual Reality

Virtual Production with an iPhone

I’ve long been a fan of Film Riot and, in this video, they show what you can do these days in terms of video production with just an iPhone.

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Video Production

Unreal Engine Filmmaking & VFX

Film Riot dives into Unreal Engine with real time environments and vfx for filmmaking and indy projects. I just started learning unreal engine so these are just the basics of what I was able to manage for the time being while still creating a complete sequence. There is a lot of I have to learn […]

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Video Production Virtual Reality

Is Video Game Tech the Future of Filmmaking?

The Mandalorian was groundbreaking in more ways than one. Check out this video to see how video game rendering and mixed reality open up new creative possibilities for filmmakers. Hyper realistic cars created in Unreal Engine could replace the need to shut down major roads to film a car chase or crash. As Unreal puts […]

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