EASY FACIAL ANIMATION THROUGH AI

—— Audio2Face simplifies animation of a 3D character to match any voice-over track, whether you’re animating characters for a game, film, real-time digital assistants, or just for fun. You can use the app for interactive real-time applications or as a traditional facial animation authoring tool. Run the results live or bake them out, it’s up to you. HOW IT WORKS […]

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Epic Games Announces MetaHuman

—— A sneak peek at MetaHuman Creator: high-fidelity digital humans made easy Creating truly convincing digital humans is hard. It takes a huge amount of time, effort, and skill, not to mention costly equipment and staff. There have been some great examples running in Unreal Engine over the past few years, from fictional characters like Senua and Siren, to digital copies of Andy Serkis and Mike Seymour. Companies […]

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Tweaking AI software to function like a human brain improves computer’s learning ability

—— Computer-based artificial intelligence can function more like human intelligence when programmed to use a much faster technique for learning new objects, say two neuroscientists who designed such a model that was designed to mirror human visual learning. In the journal Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, Maximilian Riesenhuber, PhD, professor of neuroscience, at Georgetown University Medical Center, and Joshua Rule, PhD, a […]

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Detected problems with app native libraries “libavcodec.so: text relocations”

——   Detected problems with app native libraries (please consult log for detail): libavcodec.so: text relocations libavutil.so: text relocations libswresample.so: text relocations Appium version (or git revision) that exhibits the issue: 1.19.1 Last Appium version that did not exhibit the issue (if applicable): Not sure, but I didn’t see it before Desktop OS/version used to run Appium: Windows 10 Version […]

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New Character Creator 3

——   Character Creator 3 is a full character creation solution for designers to easily create, import and customize stylized or realistic looking character assets for use with iClone, Maya, Blender, Unreal Engine 4, Unity or any other 3D tools. It connects industry leading pipelines into one system for 3D character generation, animation, rendering, and interactive design. character creator – […]

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Terragen 4.4 Now Available

——   Terragen 4.4 represents a major step forward in rendering quality, speed, and functionality. Most notably, the Path Tracer is now more full-featured and has been heavily optimized, making it ready for production use. Many other optimizations and new features have also been added. Overall this is one of our most significant updates for Terragen 4 to date. Read […]

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Powerful Visual Effect tool for 3ds Max: tyFlow

New Powerful Visual Effect tool for 3ds Max: tyFlow     tyFlow is an unofficial replacement for 3ds Max’s Particle Flow. It is not merely an upgrade to Particle Flow — rather, it was created from scratch with a design philosophy focused on squeezing as much speed and power out of modern multi-core systems as possible. Its layout, UI and workflow are very similar to Particle Flow’s, […]

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