|Motion Capture Resources|
Motion Capture History
Welcome to Measurand's Motion Capture History Page.
We have included links to interesting steps in the evolution of Motion Capture.
If you think an important step in the evolution is missing please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New terminology in Motion capture emerges.
Pioneers of Motion Capture
Eadweard Muybridge (1830 - 1904) - pioneer photographer of the moving image
Étienne-Jules Marey - First person to analyze human and animal motion with video
Harold E. "Doc" Edgerton (1903-1990) -High Speed stroboscopic photography
Lee Harrison III (1960's) - Scanimation
Walt Disney - Multiplane Camera
Milestones in Motion capture
Waldo C. Graphic - First muppet animated by puppetry
Mike the Talking Head - MikedeGraf/Wahrman, Siggraph 1988
Lord of the Rings, The Two Towers- First film recognized by the Motion Picture academy as the first major achievement in performance capture..Video
Polar Express - The Polar Express is the first feature film to be shot entirely in Performance Capture.
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