US-based Animation Vertigo — an outsource management company providing high quality motion capture animation to entertainment industry clients — has partnered with Faceware Technologies Inc., a leading innovator and experienced provider of markerless 3D facial motion capture solutions.
“Faceware Tech is one of the most respected firms in the industry that has pioneered markerless facial motion capture for games, films, commercials and movies,” said Marla Rausch, CEO of Animation Vertigo. “Through our strategic alignments, we are continuing to stay cutting edge in the industry and look forward to delivering unparalleled motion capture animation services to our clients with these partners by our side.”
Established in 2012, Faceware Technologies’ flagship product line has been utilized in hundreds of projects, from video game titles to feature films to stage plays, with clients including Double Negative, Digital Domain, Blur Studios, Activision-Blizzard, Electronic Arts, Ubisoft and MPC. The Faceware Facial Motion Capture line includes the Faceware GoPro and Pro HD Headcam and Tripod Capture Systems, Faceware Analyzer, Faceware Retargeter plugin for Autodesk, and real-time capture and animation solution Faceware Live.
“Our decision to work with Marla and her team at Animation Vertigo was a natural fit,” said Peter Busch, VP of business development for Faceware Tech. “We have a number of exciting projects in the pipeline, and Animation Vertigo’s client roster is one of the best in the motion capture world. We look forward to leveraging this partnership and continuing to raise the bar for our clients.”