Roaming mocap platform changes way film crews work: the arrival of ROMOCAP

Updated: Feb 10

With the overnight halt in flights and the almost immediate shift to working from home, lockdown changed the way the world worked. Adaptability and technology were key to getting things up and running across all industries, and the Chancellor, via Innovate UK (IUK), invested in tech developments that would make industries more robust.

Target3D took on the challenge to create a web-based platform that would enable us to continue capturing mocap shoots, whilst minimizing the number of people in the studio.

The idea was essentially a telepresence platform. Instead of working with a single video camera on Google Meet or Zoom, we created a platform that would enable us to have multiple cameras, like multiple eyes on the stages, in our studio while the Director, Producer or Choreographer work from a separate l