“Digital doubles” among the 25 crazy predictions about the next 25 years

Andy Wood, chairman of computer vision and facial animation company Cubic Motion, expects that everyone will have their own online avatar.

“Within the next 25 years, everybody can have an online persona ‘digital double’—it doesn’t need to be creature, age or gender-specific—just like the Ready Player One movie,” he says. “Every walk of life, profession, and social lifestyle will have access to an online digital double.”

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April 6th, 2018|Categories: Client News|Tags: , , , , |

Business Insider spotlights Cubic Motion’s hyper-realistic ‘digital humans’

Cubic Motion, the computer-vision company behind Siren, has been turning human performances into digital models for about a decade now. It recently partnered with the companies behind “Fortnite” and other popular games to perfect real-time image capture.

Cubic Motion is the computer-vision company behind Siren, an animated character, with hyper-realistic details around her eyes, skin and hair, similar to those seen in big budget video games and 3D-animated movies. Siren is remarkable because while making her debut at last week’s Game Developer’s Conference in San Francisco, she was being puppeted by a real actress in real time.

April 5th, 2018|Categories: Client News|Tags: , , , , , , , |