Mediating Performance through Virtual Agents.
In: Ruttkay, Z and Kipp, M and Nijholt, A and Vilhjalmsson, HH, (eds.)
(439 - 445).
This paper presents the process of creation of virtual agents used in a virtual reality performance. The performance aimed to investigate how drama and performance could inform the creation of virtual agents and also how virtual reality could raise questions for drama and performance. The virtual agents were based on the performance of 2 actors. This paper describes the process of preparing the actors, capturing their performances and transferring them to the virtual agents. A second set of agents was created using non-professional 'naive performers' rather than actors.
|Title:||Mediating Performance through Virtual Agents|
|UCL classification:||UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences
UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Brain Sciences
UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Brain Sciences > Psychology and Language Sciences (Division of) > Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience
UCL > School of BEAMS
UCL > School of BEAMS > Faculty of Engineering Science
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