#volumetric

This is Not a Person (Ce n’est pas une personne)

Mar 15, 2022

4:00pm – 5:00pm CT

Recording: This is Not a Person (Ce n’est pas une personne), Mar 15, 2022

Rene Magritte famously painted a picture of a pipe, with the text, “Ceci n’est pas une pipe.” (this is not a pipe). This panel will discuss the benefits and limitations of using volumetric video, which records a person as they were in the moment, and digital doubles, avatars that represent a form of who we are as we wish to be. One delivers the authenticity of a video stream; the other the power of plasticity, delivering our inner state as much as our outer state while also being interactive, whether driven by a person or by AI.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Kiira Benzing

Double Eye Studios

Raqi Syed

Te Herenga Waka | Victoria University of Wellington

Illya Szilak

Cloudred

Jason Waskey

Microsoft

Details

Primary Entry:
Music Badge
Platinum Badge
Film Badge
Interactive Badge
Format:

Panel

Type:

Session

Track:

Tech Industry track sponsored by Norton

Summit:

Connecting with XR summit sponsored by Non Fungible Labs

Level:

Beginner