This month, we interview senior research scientist for Disney Research, Kenny Mitchell, take a trip down the rabbit hole of virtual production workflows, and much more!
A deep dive into Virtual Production workflows
We go down the rabbit hole to find out exactly what a virtual production workflow entails - from pitch vis to to tech-vis.Read the full story
Virtual worlds and adaptive light-fields: an interview with Disney Research
We speak to Kenny Mitchell, a senior research scientist for Disney Research, about his team’s work on adaptive light fields and the challenges around telling stories in VR.Read the full story
Virtual reality as a social experience
We explore the rise of ‘social VR’, in which users interact with other people in virtual reality environments, rather than experiencing them alone.Read the full story
Design visualization: how Foundry is leading the visual-first revolution
Foundry CTO Jon Wadelton explains how product design is in the midst of a a visual-first revolution - and how Foundry is leading the charge.Read the full story
Mixed reality: the gateway to the mirrorworld
We explore mixed reality and how it could one day lead to the supermassive augmented reality landscape known as the ‘mirrorworld’.
Is your look development and lighting pipeline ready for 8K?
Find out why Katana and Mari are the only tools for look development and lighting that can deliver the goods at 8K.
Look development, lighting and texturing on Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Discover how Sony Pictures Imageworks harnessed the power of Katana and Mari on Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse!
An exclusive look at the new Mari Materials System in action
We catch up with freelance character-creature artist Gaël Kerchenbaum as he tests out the Mari Materials System in Mari 4.5
This is why eye-tracking in VR is about more than foveated rendering
Discover some of the exciting applications of eye-tracking in VR.
Why Weta Digital chose Katana to streamline their pipeline
Weta Digital is one of the many studios that have adopted Katana in recent years. We spoke to them about why they decided to make the move.