The greatest long-term harm is being done by the cash-grabbers literally preying on wide-eyed consumers through marketing hype and outlandish promises. This consumer hype eventually turns to consumer apathy once the novelty wears off.
These library-sourced motions will make the bulk of key poses, while Kinect-captured movements will fill in the gaps. With some dynamic camera work, it should produce very special results.
Finding and remaining close to your industry’s knowledge centers of gravity is an ongoing and evolving challenge for any small business that wants to stay relevant or competitive. It could even decide who sinks or floats.
An admixture of national, ethnic and cultural sources of pride makes Canada such a desirable place to live, learn and play. The immeasurable value of that is not lost on us in crafting the image of our virtual heroes.
You’d be forgiven for thinking the video clip was a whole new face, but I’m just very happy he’s completed and meets our expectations for a semi-pro quality build that’s still fully serviceable.
All I need is a fully textured 3D model with skeletal rig, discrete clothing objects, polygon based hair, and facial controls. And the source files. Is that too much to ask?!
From social media interactive polling to mixed/augmented reality to choose-your-adventure TV and YouTube content, there will be little returning to hands-off models in coming years.
I spent at least 2 months trying to fulfill a desire to “Buy Local!!!” and recruit from within Toronto. Each attempt left me disappointed.
Meet Hero #1, the first stage of an experiment in delivering original, memorable and enjoyable art that fans can connect and relate to.
A startup endeavor is much like a big experiment with lots of smaller experiments, all in pursuit of proving a larger assumption. Only when one experiment bears fruit do you move onto the next.