Performance Capture for Film
This exhibit will show you how a bike helmet, six 50p cameras, a few USB cables, a bit of eyeliner, some used computer components, and a few scraps of metal and other odds and ends can be put together to make a working performance capture system
– the kind of which has been used to great effect recently in the Planet of the Apes series.
This is the most recent application of the tech
This playlist charts the development of the tech thus far: