March 25th, 2019
Creative technology and VFX studio The Mill ( has launched a new virtual production system - Mill Mascot - that will help meet clients’ needs for fast and intelligent characters. Mill Mascot enables broadcast quality CG characters that are performed - rather than animated - live and in realtime. 

Realtime game engine technology with motion sensors allows characters to be animated through hand and facial gestures on the fly. The system by-passes the lengthy timelines involved with traditional animation and pre-rendered content, reducing animation and rendering time down to 42 milliseconds per frame. 

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