USC ICT Light Stage


Notes:

  • Light globe
  • Light sphere

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O Alexander, G Fyffe, J Busch, X Yu, R Ichikari… – ACM SIGGRAPH 2013 …, 2013 – dl.acm.org
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The digital emily project: Achieving a photorealistic digital actor
O Alexander, M Rogers, W Lambeth… – IEEE Computer …, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
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O Alexander, M Rogers, W Lambeth, M Chiang… – Acm siggraph 2009 …, 2009 – dl.acm.org
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Improving Image-Based Lighting Reproduction using a Multispectral Light Stage
A Fenies, C Kampouris, H Deng, A Ghosh – CVMP Short Papers, 2017 – researchgate.net
… [3] USC Institute for Creative Technologies ‘Light Stage Data Gallery’, http://gl.ict.usc.edu [4] Legendre, C., Yu, X., Liu, D., Busch, J., Jones, A., Pattanaik, S., Debevec, P. Practical Multispectral Lighting Reproduction. ACM Trans. Graph. (Proc. SIGGRAPH), 35(4):32, 2016.

ICL multispectral light stage: building a versatile LED sphere with off-the-shelf components
C Kampouris, A Ghosh – … of the Eurographics 2018 Workshop on …, 2018 – dl.acm.org
… The light stage is powered with two sets of off-the-shelf programmable MR16 LED lamps producing RGB and color temperature controllable white (2700K — 5700K) illumination. The design is heavily inspired by various USC-ICT light stages, particularly Light Stages 3, 5 and X …

Digital Ira: Creating a Real-Time Photoreal Digital Actor
OAGFJ Busch, X Yu, RIAJP Debevec… – academia.edu
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Jupiter SGI Skin
LB Barrancos, M Moeller, P Berto, WC Ma, T Hawkins… – academia.edu
… First, some information about the type of data that the shader expects, or the type of the data that the user might have. The scanned data can be acquired with the USC ICT Light Stage scanning system. Typically this might consist of four world space normal maps, one …

Real-time 3d rendering based on multiple cameras and point cloud
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High-resolution modeling of moving and deforming objects using sparse geometric and dense photometric measurements
Y Xu, DG Aliaga – 2010 IEEE Computer Society Conference on …, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… The USC ICT Light Stage 5 operates at 1500Hz and projects 24 binary structured-light patterns and 29 basis lighting directions at 24Hz [10]. However, their method does not explore sparse geometric sampling (which enables the use of much simpler hardware) …

Real-time 3D human objects rendering based on multiple camera details
W Kumara, SH Yen, HH Hsu, TK Shih… – Multimedia Tools and …, 2017 – Springer
… Alexander et al. proposed a new method in [1] that reconstructs human face using the device “Light Stage 5” at USC ICT. This device can scan surfaces of human and according to the property of polarized light; the normal map can be calculated by filtering the diffused light …

Image-Based Relighting using Room Lighting Basis
A Toisoul, A Ghosh – Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on …, 2016 – dl.acm.org
… [1] P. Debevec. Light stage data gallery. http://gl.ict.usc.edu/Data/LightStage/. [2] P. Debevec. High-resolution light probe image gallery. http://gl.ict.usc.edu/Data/HighResProbes/, 2001. [3] P. Debevec. The light stages and their applications to photoreal digital actors …

Exploring the effect of illumination on automatic expression recognition using the ict-3drfe database
G Stratou, A Ghosh, P Debevec, LP Morency – Image and Vision Computing, 2012 – Elsevier
… 3.1. Acquisition setup. The ICT-3DRFE dataset introduced in this paper was acquired using a high resolution face scanning system that employs a spherical light stage with 156 white LED lights ( Fig. 2A). The lights are individually …

Scanning and printing a 3D portrait of President Barack Obama
A Metallo, V Rossi, J Blundell, G Waibel… – SIGGRAPH 2015 …, 2015 – ict.usc.edu
… e-mail: WaibelG@si.edu †email: debevec@ict.usc.edu As a next step, all data from the scanning session was sent to Au- todesk, where under extraordinary time constraints, the light stage, hand scanned, and photographic data were combined and post- processed …

Entertainment and immersive content: What’s in store for your viewing pleasure
B Markwalter – IEEE Consumer Electronics Magazine, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… The important distinction between Digital Ira and USC ICT’s previous Digital Emily project is the goal of generating a digital actor in real time that … Digital Ira started with a real actor scanned with high- resolution cameras on a special light stage as the actor went through 30 facial …

Cut off your arm: A medium-cost system for integrating a 3d object with a real actor
M Afifi, M Korashy, EK William, AH Ahmed… – … Journal of Image …, 2014 – researchgate.net
… In [5], Image Metrics and the University of Southern California’s Institute for Creative Technologies (USC ICT) generate a realistic animated digital face that is integrated with a real actress. The digital face is reconstructed using Light Stage system that uses 156 controllable white …

Estimating diffusion parameters from polarized spherical-gradient illumination
Y Zhu, P Garigipati, P Peers… – IEEE computer …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
Page 1. Estimating Diffusion Parameters from Polarized Spherical Gradient Illumination Yufeng Zhu1, Pradeep Garigipati1, Pieter Peers2, Paul Debevec1, and Abhijeet Ghosh1,3 1USC Institute for Creative Technologies 2The …

Ada and Grace: Toward realistic and engaging virtual museum guides
W Swartout, D Traum, R Artstein, D Noren… – … on Intelligent Virtual …, 2010 – Springer
… The InterFaces project, a collaboration between the USC Institute for Creative Technologies (ICT … We recorded Bianca Rodriguez using ICT’s Light Stage 5 high-resolution facial scanning system (Figure … These ele- ments were then brought together with the Light Stage models to …

Compact Representation of Reflectance Fields using Clustered Sparse Residual Factorization
H Yamada, P Peers, P Debevec – ict.usc.edu
… outgoing illumination direc- tions (ie, camera pixels), and 2D incident illumination directions (ie, number of light sources on the Light Stage) … We verified our compression method on a number of publicly available reflectance fields (ie, http://gl.ict.usc.edu/ Data/LightStage/) …

Generation of audio-visual prosody for expressive virtual actors
A Barbulescu – 2015 – tel.archives-ouvertes.fr
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Génération de la prosodie audio-visuelle pour les acteurs virtuels expressifs
A Barbulescu – 2015 – theses.fr
Page 1. THÈSE Pour obtenir le grade de DOCTEUR DE L’UNIVERSITÉ DE GRENOBLE Spécialité : Mathématiques-Informatique Arrêté ministériel : 1 décembre 2015 Présentée par Adela BARBULESCU Thèse dirigée par Rémi RONFARD et codirigée par Gérard BAILLY …

Jen-Yuan (Matt) Chiang
S Imageworks – Citeseer
… AGURU IMAGES CA, USA Consulting Technical Support, Apr 2008 – Present Light Stage and face scanning software support EDUCATION … REFERENCES Paul Debevec Research Associate Professor, University of Southern California debevec@ict.usc.edu

A cinematographic spectral similarity index
J Holm, T Maier, P Debevec… – SMPTE 2016 Annual …, 2016 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
Page 1. The authors are solely responsible for the content of this technical presentation. The technical presentation does not necessarily reflect the official position of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE …

Imaging and display applications using fast light
I McDowall, M Bolas – Emerging Digital Micromirror Device …, 2009 – spiedigitallibrary.org
… One of the action sequences to be shown on the display was captured in a large Light Stage … Sarah Tariq, Andrew Gardner, Ignacio Llamas, Andrew Jones, Paul Debevec and Greg Turk, Efficient Estimation of Spatially Varying Subsurface Scattering; USC ICT Technical Report …

Effect of illumination on automatic expression recognition: a novel 3D relightable facial database
G Stratou, A Ghosh, P Debevec… – Face and Gesture …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… 1This database will be made publicly available at http://projects.ict.usc.edu/3drfe … The ones annotated with an ”Ex” label are the expressions used in our experiments. employs a spherical light stage with 156 white LED lights ( Figure 2A) …

Vuvuzela: a facial scan correspondence tool
R Ichikari, O Alexander, P Debevec – ACM SIGGRAPH 2013 Posters, 2013 – dl.acm.org
… Ryosuke Ichikari Oleg Alexander Paul Debevec USC Institute for Creative Technologies oalexander@ict.usc.edu (a) (b) (c) (d) (e) Figure 1: (a) Source … 2 Our Approach Our rig building process begins by scanning an actor’s face in our Light Stage X device [Ghosh et al. 2011] …

Efficient multispectral facial capture with monochrome cameras
C LeGendre, K Bladin, B Kishore, X Ren… – Color and Imaging …, 2018 – ingentaconnect.com
… Cameras Chloe LeGendre, Kalle Bladin, Bipin Kishore, Xinglei Ren, Xueming Yu,Paul Debevec USC Institute for Creative Technologies, Playa Vista, CA, USA … These patterns were produced using a Light Stage, a spher- icallighting rig comprised of broad-spectrum, white LEDs …

Cosine lobe based relighting from gradient illumination photographs
G Fyffe, P Debevec – JVRB-Journal of Virtual Reality and Broadcasting, 2012 – jvrb.org
… Graham Fyffe and Paul Debevec University of Southern California Institute for Creative Technologies 12015 Waterfront Drive, Playa Vista, CA 90094, USA Email: {fyffe,debevec}@ict. usc.edu FAX: +1-310-574-5725 … Debevec et al. [ DHT00 ] used a light stage device to acquire …

Time-offset interaction with a Holocaust survivor
R Artstein, D Traum, O Alexander, A Leuski… – Proceedings of the 19th …, 2014 – dl.acm.org
… CA 90089-2571, USA {artstein|traum|oalexander|leuski|jones|kgeorgila|debevec|swartout}@ ict.usc.edu consciencedisplay@gmail.com smithsd@dornsife.usc.edu … We captured a long form interview with the survivor illumi- nated by the Light Stage 6 device [1 …

Theory and Practice of Computer Graphics
A Woodland, F Labrosse – cadair.aber.ac.uk
… Acknowledgements The images of the Knight are used from the Light Stage Data Gallery (http://gl.ict.usc.edu/Data/LightStage/). The ray-traced images of the teapot are taken from the povray (http://www.povray.org) examples, and used with permis- sion …

Rapid creation of photorealistic virtual reality content with consumer depth cameras
CF Chen, M Bolas… – 2017 IEEE Virtual Reality …, 2017 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… An alternative way is to build a structured camera array such as a light-stage to reconstruct the model from a real object … VDTM) have been introduced [2, 4]. In this ap- proach, the system finds observed camera poses closest to the view *e-mail:{cfchen, bolas, suma}@ict.usc.edu …

Multimodal Dialogue Management for Multiparty Interaction with Infants
S Nasihati Gilani, D Traum, A Merla, E Hee… – Proceedings of the …, 2018 – dl.acm.org
… David Traum Institute for Creative Technologies University of Southern California traum@ict.usc.edu … of Computer Science University of Southern California hee@usc.edu … Facial scans were also captured using a Light Stage [4] and the 3-D avatar was built using a real-time …

Face shape and reflectance acquisition using a multispectral light stage
A Dutta – arXiv preprint arXiv:1105.3617, 2011 – arxiv.org
… This device, called the Multispec- tral Light Stage, is an extension of the Light Stages developed at UC Berkeley and University of South California (USC ICT) [1]. We use a beam splitter based capture device to simultane- ously acquire parallel and cross polarised images …

Compressive light transport sensing
P Peers, DK Mahajan, B Lamond, A Ghosh… – ACM Transactions on …, 2009 – dl.acm.org
… Authors’ addresses: P. Peers, B. Lamond, A. Ghosh, P. Debevec, Institute for Creative Technologies, University of Southern California, 13274 Fiji Way, Marina del Ray, CA 90272; email: peers@ict.usc.edu; DK … The reduced reflectance field is then sampled using a Light Stage …

3D shape and texture morphing using 2D projection and reconstruction
M Ludwig, S Berrier, M Tetzlaff, G Meyer – Computers & Graphics, 2015 – Elsevier
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Novel Photogeometric Methods For Capturing Static And Dynamic Objects
Y Xu, DG Aliaga – Emerging Topics In Computer Vision And Its …, 2012 – World Scientific
… The University of Southern California (USC) Institute for Creative Technologies (ICT) Light Stage 5 operates at 1500Hz and projects 24 binary structured-light patterns and 29 basis lighting directions at 24Hz.10 Vlasic et al. use …

Digitizing the Parthenon: Estimating Surface Reflectance under Measured Natural Illumination
P Debevec, C Tchou, A Gardner, T Hawkins, C Poullis… – 2012 – content.taylorfrancis.com
… Tim Hawkins, Charis Poullis, Jessi Stumpfel, Andrew Jones, Nathaniel Yun, Per Einarsson, Therese Lundgren, Marcos Fajardo University of Southern California Email: debevec@ict.usc. edu, tchouster@gmail.com, androo.gardner@gmail.com, tim@lightstage.com, charalambos …

Photorealistic facial texture inference using deep neural networks
S Saito, L Wei, L Hu, K Nagano… – Proceedings of the IEEE …, 2017 – openaccess.thecvf.com
… Pinscreen †University of Southern California ‡USC Institute for Creative Technologies … We demonstrate using a crowdsourced user study that our photorealistic results are visually comparable to ground truth measurements from a cutting-edge Light Stage capture device [17 …

A Low-cost System for Generating Near-realistic Virtual Actors
M Afifi, KF Hussain, HM Ibrahim, NM Omar – 3D Research, 2015 – Springer
… The Light Stage systems that were built at UC Berkeley and USC ICT are considered a leap toward the realism of virtual actors. A Light Stage is a controllable device which controls the emitting, direction, and color of the illumination …

Practical image-based relighting and editing with spherical-harmonics and local lights
B Tunwattanapong, A Ghosh… – 2011 Conference for …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… edu Abhijeet Ghosh, Paul Debevec USC Institute for Creative Technologies 12015 Waterfront Drive, Playa Vista, CA 90094, USA e-mail: {ghosh,debevec}@ict.usc.edu … images. Using a device called a Light Stage, Debevec et al …

Lightdrum—Portable Light Stage for Accurate BTF Measurement on Site
V Havran, J Hošek, Š N?mcová, J ?áp, J Bittner – Sensors, 2017 – mdpi.com
… Article. Lightdrum—Portable Light Stage for Accurate BTF … Abstract. : We propose a miniaturised light stage for measuring the bidirectional reflectance distribution function (BRDF) and the bidirectional texture function (BTF) of surfaces on site in real world application scenarios …

A survey of photometric stereo techniques
J Ackermann, M Goesele – Foundations and Trends® in …, 2015 – nowpublishers.com
… Kavita Bala Cornell University Ronen Basri Weizmann Institute Peter Belhumeur Columbia University Andrew Blake Microsoft Research Chris Bregler Facebook/Oculus Joachim Buhmann ETH Zurich Michael Cohen Microsoft Research Paul Debevec USC ICT Julie Dorsey …

Practical multispectral lighting reproduction
C LeGendre, X Yu, D Liu, J Busch, A Jones… – ACM Transactions on …, 2016 – dl.acm.org
… A significant benefit of our approach is that it does not require the use of specialized equipment (other than the light stage) such as monochromators, spectroradiometers, or ex- plicit knowledge of the LED power spectra, camera spectral … e-mail:legendre@ict.usc.edu Permission …

The rise of the virtual human
WA Powell, N Corbett, V Powell – Creative technologies for …, 2016 – igi-global.com
… As can be seen within the Digital Emily project (Alexander, et.al., 2009), the USC ICT is more than capable of creating incredibly lifelike animations, with their light stage also used to great effect in many films (Debevec, nd). However …

Représentation dynamique de modèles d’acteurs issus de reconstructions multi-vues
L Blache – 2016 – theses.fr
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Image-based lighting in integration of computer-generated imagery and live-action for cinematic visual effects
CY Huang – 2011 – search.proquest.com
… for an experimental workflow model that incorporates physically-based set reconstruction and pre-computation of a light-stage style data set … image and covert them into conventional CG direct light sources for rendering animation The Parthenon (USC ICT Graphics Laboratory …

Shape Modeling and Description from 2D Images
GC Guarnera – 2013 – dspace.unict.it
… mating the surface normal and they need an expensive lighting apparatus (ie the USC-ICT Light Stage) to create the gradient lighting patterns. Koshikawa [31] estimate the surface normal of a single surface point from the Stokes …

High-fidelity facial reflectance and geometry inference from an unconstrained image
S Yamaguchi, S Saito, K Nagano, Y Zhao… – ACM Transactions on …, 2018 – dl.acm.org
… usc.edu; Shigeo Morishima, Waseda University, shigeo@waseda.jp; Hao Li, Pinscreen, University of Southern California, USC Institute for … appearances can be captured by specialized hardware in controlled environments with camera arrays, eg the Light Stage [Debevec et al …

Printing reflectance functions
T Malzbender, R Samadani, S Scher, A Crume… – ACM Transactions on …, 2012 – dl.acm.org
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Mesoscopic Facial Geometry Inference Using Deep Neural Networks
L Huynh, W Chen, S Saito, J Xing… – Proceedings of the …, 2018 – openaccess.thecvf.com
… Unlike cur- rent state-of-the-art methods [17, 5], which assume ”dark is deep”, our model is trained with measured facial de- tail collected using polarized gradient illumination in a Light Stage [20] … (a) Light Stage (b) our method (c) dark is deep …

VITRAIL: Acquisition, Modeling, and Rendering of Stained Glass
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Digital Design for Wearables
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… Light Stage V is a geodesic dome with 156 programmable LED lights … What results is an extremely high-detail 3D scan—down to the pores of the skin. For more technical details and images, see http://gl.ict.usc.edu/Research/DigitalEmily …

Dream Factory
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… By the time Greta Garbo uttered her ?rst on-screen line in the 1930 ?lm Light Stage inventor Paul … have formed symbiotic relationships with many engineering and computer science academ- ics at top research schools, including USC … Emily U’Erlon hslng ‘ ‘ manned In ICT’s ngh …

Motion picture science: A fully integrated fine Arts/STEM degree program
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… Supplemented by novel “Light Stage” technology for capturing geometry and material properties of an actor’s face, these photorealistic characters driven by cutting-edge technologies assisted in creating the incredible work of art that Avatar … http://gl.ict.usc.edu/LightStages …

Circularly polarized spherical illumination reflectometry
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… Abhijeet Ghosh Tongbo Chen? Pieter Peers† Cyrus A. Wilson Paul Debevec USC Institute for Creative Technologies Figure 1: Renderings under environmental illumination of subjects with spatially varying reflectance acquired using circularly polarized spherical illumination …

Making digital characters: creation, deformation, and animation
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… He was a postdoctoral research associate at USC Institute for Cre- ative Technologies from … The technology was also transferred to Lightstage LLC, which provides professional facial scanning service … In col- laboration with ICT in 2103, Activision R&D introduced the Digital Ira …

Principles of appearance acquisition and representation
T Weyrich, J Lawrence, HPA Lensch… – … and Trends® in …, 2009 – nowpublishers.com
… Marc Alexa (TU Berlin) Ronen Basri (Weizmann Inst) Peter Belhumeur (Columbia) Andrew Blake (Microsoft Research) Chris Bregler (NYU) Joachim Buhmann (ETH Zurich) Michael Cohen (Microsoft Research) Paul Debevec (USC, ICT) Julie Dorsey (Yale) Fredo Durand (MIT …

A study of how the technological advancements in capturing believable facial emotion in Computer Generated (CG) characters in film has facilitated crossing the …
C Louis – 2014 – wiredspace.wits.ac.za
… Paul Debevec and his team at ICT at the University of California for the demonstrations on the different versions of the LightStage and detailed explanations of world-first facial scanning techniques used to generate stunning texture and light maps …

Teaching language to deaf infants with a robot and a virtual human
B Scassellati, J Brawer, K Tsui… – Proceedings of the …, 2018 – dl.acm.org
… 2Institute for Creative Technologies University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA, USA lastname@ict.usc.edu … Right top: The 3D avatar model generated from photogrammetry capture. Right bottom: Light Stage facial scans used for reference for avatar construction …

Building Worlds
MM Kyle – 2015 – diginole.lib.fsu.edu
… I finished up my research trip by meeting with Paul Debevec, a personal role model and Chief Visual Officer at the ICT at USC and computer … Later that afternoon, I met and interviewed Paul Debevec and was able to sit inside and examine a form of the Light Stage, one of his …

4D (3D Dynamic) statistical models of conversational expressions and the synthesis of highly-realistic 4D facial expression sequences
J Vandeventer – 2015 – orca.cf.ac.uk
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Analysis and construction of engaging facial forms and expressions: Interdisciplinary approaches from art, anatomy, engineering, cultural studies, and …
L Kim – 2013 – search.proquest.com
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New Technologies to Enhance Computer Generated Interactive Virtual Humans
KT Yao, DM Davis, JJ Liu, NJ Kaimakis – the Proceedings of the SISO …, 2018 – hpc-educ.org
… is the emerging technology comprised of several threads of quantum computing, eg USC’s 2,000 Qubit … At ICT, progress has been made in training and learning environments [3], multi-party … Figure 4 – Subject receiving direction in light stage used for generating 3-D imagery for …

Parallel Transport Unfolding: A Connection-based Manifold Learning Approach
M Budninskiy, G Yin, L Feng, Y Tong… – arXiv preprint arXiv …, 2018 – arxiv.org
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Performance Driven Facial Animation with Blendshapes
S Ravikumar – 2017 – researchgate.net
… 4 The Lightstage apparatus for scanning faces resulting in extremely high-resolution data[4]. . . . 17 … 16 Page 19. Figure 4: The Lightstage apparatus for scanning faces resulting in extremely high-resolution data [4] …

Illuminating the past: state of the art
J Happa, M Mudge, K Debattista, A Artusi, A Gonçalves… – Virtual reality, 2010 – Springer
… Each artefact is represented in terms of how it transforms light into images, this is also known as its Reflectance Field. The technique is data intensive and requires a light stage (Debevec et al. 2000) and thousands of photographs of the artefact …

Interpolating vertical parallax for an autostereoscopic three-dimensional projector array
AV Jones, K Nagano, J Liu, J Busch… – Journal of …, 2014 – spiedigitallibrary.org
… Author Affiliations + Andrew V. Jones , Koki Nagano , Jing Liu , Jay Busch , Xueming Yu , Mark T. Bolas , Paul Debevec USC Institute for Creative Technologies (United States). J. of Electronic Imaging, 23(1), 011005 (2014) …

Facsimile Appearance To Create Energy Savings (Faces)
F ASSISTANCE – floridaenergy.ufl.edu
… ARPA-E issues this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) under the programmatic authorizing statute codified at 42 USC § 16538. The FOA and any awards made under this FOA are subject to 2 CFR Part 200 as amended by 2 CFR Part 910 …

Computer-generated characters in Avatar and Benjamin Button
B Flueckiger – Digitalitat und Kino. Translation from German by B …, 2011 – digitaleskino.ch
… 17 The Light Stage, developed at the University of Southern California under the direction of Paul Debevec, is a platform with the actor placed in … an integrated fashion all of the information that in a shader is normally separately defined and then combined (see http://gl.ict.usc.edu …

3D Video: From Capture to Diffusion
L Lucas, C Loscos, Y Remion – 2013 – books.google.com
… The European Commission: including projects such as 3D Média (FEDER 200813), 3DConTourNet (ICT COST Action IC1105), HDRi (ICT COST Action IC1005), Edcine (FP6 IP), Apidis (FP7 Strep) and JEDI (ITEA2, co financed by DGCIS for the French Ministry of Industry) …

Compression, Modeling, and Real-Time Rendering of Realistic Materials and Objects
N Menzel – 2011 – archiv.ub.uni-marburg.de
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Real-time Motion Capture Facial Animation
CANR Miranda – 2015 – search.proquest.com
… 99. 4.4 Lightstage – acquisition hardware used in Digital Ira [DHT+00, AFB+13,. vdPJD+14] … 1.4 Contributions. High quality results through facial animation with MoCap are already possible using. systems like Digital Ira, from the USC-ICT [vdPJD+14]. However, they require …

Advances in display technology
SJ Scher – 2012 – escholarship.org
Page 1. UC Santa Cruz UC Santa Cruz Electronic Theses and Dissertations Title Advances in Display Technology Permalink https://escholarship.org/uc/item/2s90t4tq Author Scher, Steven Jonathan Publication Date 2012-01-01 Peer reviewed|Thesis/dissertation …

Contactless visualization of latent fingerprints on nonporous curved surfaces of circular cross section
WZ Low, BE Khoo, AFL Abdullah – Journal of forensic sciences, 2016 – Wiley Online Library
… Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2011;1–6. 16. Peers P, Hawkins T, Debevec P. A reflective light stage. ICTR Technical Report ICT-TR-04.2006. Los Angelis, CA: USC Institute for Creative Technologies, 2006. 17 …

Stereoscopic cinema
F Devernay, P Beardsley – Image and Geometry processing for 3-D …, 2010 – Springer
Page 1. Stereoscopic Cinema Frédéric Devernay and Paul Beardsley Abstract Stereoscopic cinema has seen a surge of activity in recent years, and for the first time all of the major Hollywood studios released 3-D movies in 2009 …

Multiview acquisition systems
F Devernay, Y Pupulin, Y Rémion – 2013 – hal.inria.fr
Page 1. HAL Id: hal-00856832 https://hal.inria.fr/hal-00856832 Submitted on 2 Sep 2013 HAL is a multi-disciplinary open access archive for the deposit and dissemination of sci- entific research documents, whether they are pub- lished or not …

Toward a Model for Incremental Grounding in Dialogue Systems
DKJ Heylen, HJA op den Akker, DR Traum – essay.utwente.nl
… Enschede, e Netherlands Prof. dr. DKJ Heylen Dr. ir. HJA op den Akker Dr. M. eune USC Institute for Creative Technologies Playa del Rey, CA, USA Dr. DR Traum Page 2. So Yes what Go on actually Hm-hmm is Ah incremental Okay grounding? Well? Page 3. Contents …

Toward a model for incremental grounding in dialogue systems
T Visser – 2011 – essay.utwente.nl
… Enschede, e Netherlands Prof. dr. DKJ Heylen Dr. ir. HJA op den Akker Dr. M. eune USC Institute for Creative Technologies Playa del Rey, CA, USA Dr. DR Traum Page 2. So Yes what Go on actually Hm-hmm is Ah incremental Okay grounding? Well? Page 3. Contents …

Data acquisition and simulation of natural phenomena
QP Zhao – Science China Information Sciences, 2011 – Springer
… Page 9. Zhao QP Sci China Inf Sci April 2011 Vol. 54 No. 4 691 Traditional light stage Camera Object (a) Dual light stage Laser and galvanometer Camera with fisheye lens Object Hollow diffuse gray sphere Lights (b) …

A theoretical analysis of light transport
D Mahajan – 2009 – search.proquest.com
… This work is done in collaboration with the researchers from ICT, USC. In this thesis, we will discuss the contributions this thesis makes towards this collaboration. Interested readers are referred to [Peers et al., 2009] for the complete description of the work …

Intrinsic reflectance estimation from video and shape for natural dynamic scenes
JS Imber – 2016 – search.proquest.com
… Debevec et al. [24] introduce the light-stage, which densely samples. the space of lighting functions for a single viewpoint … that reduce the number of sample lighting conditions required [27]. Light-stage methods can support relighting without the need to reconstruct geometry …

Hitler is a Bully: Middle School Students’ Perspectives on Holocaust Education in Greater Victoria, British Columbia
N Wood – 2013 – dspace.library.uvic.ca
Page 1. “Hitler is a Bully”: Middle School Students’ Perspectives on Holocaust Education in Greater Victoria, British Columbia by Natasha Wood BA, University of Victoria, 2011 A Thesis Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of MASTER OF ARTS …

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