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Animation Technology
A discussion of motion capture 3D animation technology and software.
# 125197 | 2,500 words | 20 sources | MLA | 2008 | US

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The paper provides a discussion of how motion capture is used to create 3D animated characters, in addition to the use of this technology in filmmaking, athletics and video game design.

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"New technologies like motion capture 3D animation provide movie makers, video game designers and those who study human motion in sports unprecedented capacities. Motion capture also called MOCAP is defined by Alberto Menache in "Understanding Motion Capture for Computer Animation and Video Games" as; "The creation of a 3D representation of a live performance." To create the three-dimensional representation, the motion of live actors or athletes are digitally recorded and then applied to 3D models. The digital recording process typically occurs in one of..."

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