RadicalMedia And Uncorporeal Systems Join Forces On Volumetric Capture For Augmented And Mixed Realities

SAN FRANCISCO, August 17, 2016

RadicalMedia, one of the most recognized and innovative global creators of content has announced it is working with Uncorporeal Systems technology as a volumetric solution to bring photo-realistic humans into augmented and mixed reality experiences. Uncorporeal and RadicalMedia have already begun their successful collaboration and recently completed a successful test capture of their first landmark production.

RadicalMedia is thrilled to be working with Uncorporeal,” says Evan Schechtman, Chief Technology Officer & EP, of RadicalMedia. “We conducted a comprehensive evaluation of available technology and concluded that Uncorporeal’s solution is the best suited to be able to deliver true cinematic-quality experiences with real humans that met our expectations.” Schechtman added, “Uncorporeal speaks our technical and creative language, and they have created a system and workflow that integrates into our, and many other’s cutting edge content and interactive workflows. Their collective background and extensive experience in adjacent industries gives us comfort when exploring bleeding edge areas of interactive, immersive experiences for a new generation.”

“We are honored and excited to be working with RadicalMedia, one of the most ground-breaking, creative and cutting-edge content creators in the world today, with a long history of innovation that we look forward to extending into augmented and mixed reality,” said Sebastian Marino, CEO and co-founder of Uncorporeal Systems. He added, “After working with RadicalMedia it became evident that their team is highly qualified and able to understand and integrate advanced technologies into the traditional content pipeline to deliver the next-generation of entertainment.”

Kul Wadhwa, COO and co-founder, adds, “RadicalMedia has been the recipient of almost every award offered by the industry and we are excited to join forces with our award-winning team of visual effects, camera, software and hardware experts to create and deliver the most true-to-life and engaging virtual reality experiences possible.”

RadicalMedia is a global studio founded in 1993 by Jon Kamen and Frank Scherma with offices in New York, Los Angeles, London, Berlin, Sydney, and Shanghai. The company has produced award-winning and critically acclaimed projects in a variety of media, including feature films, television, branded content, commercials, live events, music videos and interactive media.

Based in San Francisco and New York, Uncorporeal Systems is known for its industry leading light-field capture technology. This unique technology marks the first opportunity for VR filmmakers to tell room-scale character driven stories featuring real actors.