Computer puppetry: An importance-based approach

  title={Computer puppetry: An importance-based approach},
  author={Hyun Joon Shin and Jehee Lee and Sung Yong Shin and Michael Gleicher},
  journal={ACM Trans. Graph.},
Computer puppetry maps the movements of a performer to an animated character in real-time. In this article, we provide a comprehensive solution to the problem of transferring the observations of the motion capture sensors to an animated character whose size and proportion may be different from the performer's. Our goal is to map as many of the important aspects of the motion to the target character as possible, while meeting the online, real-time demands of computer puppetry. We adopt a Kalman… CONTINUE READING
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