How to Create Video Game Characters
D.L. Cade has published a story on PetaPixel which answers some of the mysteries of video game character creation. Part of the small army responsible for creating FIFA 14 is called the EA Sports Capture Lab. This team creates headshot captures of athletes with 18 DSLRs. The images are then mapped to 3D models for further game development.
Connecting 18 cameras in nine pairs to computers and making sure everything comes off without a hitch is done with the help of one trigger: a tried-and-true PocketWizard Plus® II.
Welcome to the first edition of PocketWizard’s Making Radio Waves roundup. As we come across interesting shoots utilizing PocketWizard technology, we’ll be putting them together in a series of posts, featuring links to the original sources where you can learn more about the shots, the shooter, and the gear. We hope you enjoy this, and look forward to you sending us any content you think might be appropriate.
Chris Garrison recently created some outstanding environmental portraits of Pat Panakos, the mastermind behind the Projects wake park. His blog post features some of the images, meta data, gear list, a useful lighting diagram, and a great video. Chris used PocketWizard Plus III Transceivers and the PocketWizard PowerST4 Receiver for Elinchrom RX.