‘Virtual’ studios could offer a real alternative to green screen special effects

For as long as filmmaking has existed, there has been a need to build fantastic worlds in front of cameras. The earliest techniques borrowed from theatre: Painted…

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Apple seeks damages from Epic Games over ‘Fortnite’ contract breach

The ongoing legal feud between Apple and Epic Games took another turn on Tuesday, with Apple now seeking damages from the studio for its breach of contract…

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Microsoft backs Epic’s request to keep using Apple developer tools

Epic Games has an ally in its bid to prevent Apple revoking access to developer tools. Microsoft has filed a statement (via The Verge) supporting Epic’s request…

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Facial mocap comes to Unreal Engine via new iPhone app

A new iOS app for Unreal Engine uses your iPhone to capture your facial expressions and animate an onscreen character in real time. Live Link Face is…

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