Cutting edge hardware and software designed
to capture the true performance.
Whether it's sports or fantasy, next generation or old school, first person or third person, Vicon can get you the moves you need.
Film & TV
Whether for film or TV, full CG character animation or VFX shot, real-time or off-line, multiple actors or single actor, Vicon can help.
Top 10 reasons to use Vicon for entertainment.
- INDEPENDENTLY PROVEN, INDUSTRY LEADING ACCURACY
- Vicon's dedication to innovation ensures that our systems are the most advanced, robust and reliable on the market. From 1.3-16 megapixels, every Vicon optical camera processes greyscale information in real-time.
Every step of the way, accuracy and quality is our focus.
- SAVE TIME WITH REAL-TIME PROCESSING
- Capturing in real-time allows the whole creative team to see the performance applied to the CG character right there at the time of capture. Something didn't work in that take? Know the results straight away and make the decisions needed.
- CAPTURE IN ANY ENVIRONMENT
- Vicon systems work where you do, whether that's in a studio, on a sports field or on the beach. Winter or summer, indoors or outdoors, under a brilliantly blue or starry sky, we have a Vicon system for you.
- ANY BUDGET
- With Vantage or Vero, a Vicon solution can be customized to both your needs and your budget. Our hardware and software can be matched to ensure you get the results you need at the price you want. For film making, media or game production, we work with you to give you a system that meets your needs and budget.
- QUALIFIED CUSTOMER SUPPORT
- Our support engineers have an intimate knowledge of the visual effects industry, not just the technology. Our industry leading customer support team consists of engineers from customer sites including; House of Moves and Sony Imageworks.
- REAL EXPERIENCE
- From Industrial Light and Magic , The Imaginarium and Sony, to Nintendo, Ubisoft, EA and Square Enix, Vicon has worked with a wide variety of leading visual effects houses and games companies for over 20 years.
- EASY TO USE
- From the cameras to the software, our systems are designed so you can focus on the results, not the technology. Vantage and Vero cameras are easy to set-up and simple to use. A single cable provides everything your cameras need: power, data and synchronization.
Our visual effects software; Shōgun, has a friendly user interface and straightforward capture process. Just turn it on and away you go.
- FLEXIBLE SYSTEM SIZE
- Sometimes you need to capture 500 full body moves in the studio, other times you need 50 moves captured outside. With Vicon's straightforward setup, you can easily reconfigure for a different volume - just take it out of the box. #ReadySetMocap
- SOFTWARE FOR THE VISUAL EFFECTS INDUSTRY
- Vicon has developed software specifically for the needs of the visual effects industry. Shōgun captures performances effortlessly in real-time and delivers robust, accurate, reliable data as the starting point from which to creatively build.
- CAPTURE MULTIPLE ACTORS AT ONCE
- Performance capture has come a long way and Vicon is proud to have been a pioneer right from the outset. Capturing hands, body and face simultaneously is the best way to bring your characters to life.