The reason why I’m so fascinated by Camera Mapping is the way it enables, in a sense, rebuilding physically long-gone spaces and situations by using relatively simple geometry coupled with a little bit of photoshopping. And the ultimate pay-off that comes with it, if done right, is the possibility for near photorealistic, but more or less limited, interaction. The most obvious interaction, of course, is dollying the camera into the frame, which creates something of an elaborate Ken Burns effect, if you will.
Monday, June 4, 2012
Inspiration: 'Because of Stanley'
Here's an amazing video produced via "Camera Mapping" or "Camera Projection." From the video's creator, Topi Kauppinen: