Photogrammetry

Fri, 05/26/2017

This event will be an overview of the work xRez Studio does in the fields of VR/AR, visual effects, education, entertainment and more utilizing photogrammetry to achieve stunning results. We will also present an overview of the process of photogrammetry to create accurate and detailed 3d representations of people by Human-Engine.

Description

xRez works in the fields of VR/AR, visual effects, education, entertainment and more utilizing photogrammetry to achieve stunning results. The presentations will include an overview of the process of photogrammetry to create accurate and detailed 3D representations of people by Human-Engine. The speakers have vast experience in the visual effects field and an entertaining and informative evening is surely in store.

xRez Studio is a creative imaging and visual effects production house which explores and applies emerging techniques in computer graphics and computational photography. Beginning with pioneering the production of extreme resolution gigapixel photography in 2006, xRez Studio continues to innovate with new technologies such as 3D photogrammetry, laser scanning, terrain modeling, and multi-spectral imaging. Partners Eric Hanson and Greg Downing share an enthusiasm for applying computer graphics to meaningful projects in entertainment, natural history, museums, and immersive full-dome theatre.

Schedule

6:30-7:30   Social Hour
- 6:30-7:00   Members only
- 7:00-7:30   Members and guests
7:30-7:45   Introductions
7:45-9:30   Presentations

Registration

All LA ACM SIGGRAPH will be admitted free of charge. Non-members of LA ACM SIGGRAPH are admitted for $20.00. New LA ACM SIGGRAPH members who sign up on-site, and pay the $40 annual membership fee, do not have to pay the $20 admission fee. The chapter accepts checks, cash, or credit cards (Mastercard or Visa only) for all dues or fees.

Special Thanks

Eric Hanson and Greg Downing of XREZ (presenters) and Mike Amron (presenter and producer), Philip Donahue, Vincent Bohossian, the Art Institute of Santa Monica, the Executive Council, and all the volunteers.