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This documentation corresponds to version 2 of iPi Motion Capture. The latest documentation for version 3 can be found at http://docs.ipisoft.com/

Sample video and project (dual depth sensor)

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Calibration Sequence

Here you can download sample calibration video file captured with the aid of two depth sensors (ASUS Xtions in this case) and appropriate iPiMocap project which is result of processing in iPi Mocap Studio:

Download video file
dual_kinect_calibration.iPiVideo
99 MByte
 Video-256.png         Proj-256.png Download project file
dual_kinect_calibration.iPiMocap
0.8 MByte

How to use:

  • Download and install iPi Mocap Studio.
  • Download both above files and put them all in one and the same folder on your hard drive.
  • Run iPi Mocap Studio, click Open button or press Ctrl+O and select dual_kinect_calibration.iPiMocap file downloaded on the previous step.
  • Now you can "play" with resulting calibration data in iPi Mocap Studio, save scene parameters in .scene.xml file.
  • If you want to try to process source video file by yourself then:
    • click New button or press Ctrl+N;
    • select dual_kinect_calibration.iPiVideo file downloaded before;
    • choose Calibration project type;
    • then follow instructions to process video

Performance Sequence

Here you can download sample performance video file captured with the aid of two depth sensors (ASUS Xtions in this case) and appropriate iPiMocap project which is result of processing in iPi Mocap Studio:

Download video file
dual_kinect_action.iPiVideo
54 MByte
 Video-256.png         Proj-256.png Download project file
dual_kinect_action.iPiMocap
1.2 MByte

How to use:

  • Download and install iPi Mocap Studio.
  • Download both above files and put them all in one and the same folder on your hard drive.
  • Run iPi Mocap Studio, click Open button or press Ctrl+O and select dual_kinect_action.iPiMocap file downloaded on the previous step.
  • Now you can "play" with resulting animation in iPi Mocap Studio, import your target character and export resulting animation based on the following instructions.
  • If you want to try to process source video file by yourself then:
    • click New button or press Ctrl+N;
    • select dual_kinect_action.iPiVideo file downloaded before;
    • choose Action project type;
    • load the following file as scene parameters:
    • set the following parameters of actor:
      • Gender = Male
      • Height = 1.73 m
    • then follow instructions to process video.

Exported Animation

You can export animation from sample project using free trial version of iPi Mocap Studio: see Animation export and motion transfer article. If you don't want to install and run iPi Mocap Studio, you can find below sample animation files exported in different format from sample project:

File-extension-BVH.png

iPi Skeleton
for 3D MAX Biped
for Motion Builder
for iClone
for Endorphin
     File-extension-FBX.png

iPi Skeleton
for Motion Builder
for Endorphin


File-extension-DAE.png

iPi Skeleton
     File-extension-SMD.png

Alyx
Sandro
     File-extension-DMX.png

Spy
Medic
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