Character Texturing for Games

Character Texturing for Games

Character Texturing for Games and VFX After finding a good Skin Shader to use for our realistic 3D Characters, we get to the texturing bit. This requires us to use more than one map to create realistic Character texturing results for Games and VFX. The first map and...
Character Animation

Character Animation

Character Animation One of the first chalanges for someone who just wants to do realistic Character Animation is to find a Character to animate. If you are trying to specialise in realistic animation - you simply cannot just take any character and animate them...
Digital Double Agency

Digital Double Agency

Digital Doubles This is a high quality rigged Digital Double 3D Scan. The Actor has an athletic body type and simple to modify and add to topology. The 3d Digital Double, comes with high-resolution textures. The scan was done with a technique called Photogrammetry,...
3d Character Animation for Games and VFX

3d Character Animation for Games and VFX

3d Character Animation Fundamentally, 3d character animation differs from simple 3d animation of objects because a 3d character is an entity whose limbs or parts need to be animated in sequence that resembles the movement of living things around us. When limbs don't...
Female Body 3d Scan

Female Body 3d Scan

Female Body 3d Scan Creating 3d body scans for the gaming, film, television and fashion industries is an exciting process - and one that's the heart of our expertise here at Scanlab. From extreme realism to highly stylized or even cartoon-like caricatures, some of the...
Human Body Topology: The Theory

Human Body Topology: The Theory

Intro I’ve been meaning to write a short history on the subject of character or human body topology for the longest time. For 3d character artists, it makes for interesting – if a bit gruesome – historical insight into a key challenge for our industry, how...
3D Full Body Scans

3D Full Body Scans

3D Full Body Scans More 3D Full Body Scans are coming your way every month. Yet, we haven't posted any news in a while. Follow the link to see our new batch of 3D Full Body Scans we produced recently for our library of Digital Doubles. We do post regular updates to...
3D Scanning and Cloth Simulation

3D Scanning and Cloth Simulation

Cloth Simulation This is a cloth simulation test we did with Marvellous Designer, an industry standard piece of software for garment and apparel design. As you can probably tell, everything fits and simulates quite well if we ignore the intentional “pant-sliding...
How Fashion Designers Use 3D Scans

How Fashion Designers Use 3D Scans

3D Scan Use in Fashion and Apparel Design We are constantly in search of partners in Vancouver and around the world who are looking to expand their capabilities and take advantage of the 3D Scanning technology. Ability to cross promote and find new and innovative ways...
3D Scan of a Business Man

3D Scan of a Business Man

3D Scan Business Suite One more scan that we've done. This time it's a 3D Scan of a businessman. Scanning clothing or fabric is much easier than thought since intricate patterns make for a nice reconstruction result within AgiSoft PhotoScan. Variation in 3D Scanned...