A motion capture laboratory has been deployed on the premises of the Information Technologies Institute, which allows recording the movements of actors, objects and mechanisms on an area of more than 40 square meters with a high positioning accuracy, following which they are recreated in digital character models and animated objects.
This technology is now widely used in:
The laboratory is equipped with hardware by Vicon, the market leader in motion capture solutions. Five employees of the Information Technologies Institute have undergone training and certification by Vicon as specialists in the setup and operation of motion capture equipment, digital animation and Shogun software package application.
As of the start of 2020, RTU MIREA is the first and only university in Russia that operates a full-featured motion capture studio with professional Vicon equipment of the level needed to produce the most advanced modern movies and high-budget AAA-class games.
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