A New Interface Paradigm for Motion Capture Based Animation Systems

  • Fernando Wagner Serpa Vieira Da Silva
  • Luiz Velho
  • Paulo Roma Cavalcanti
  • Jonas De Miranda Gomes
Conference paper
Part of the Eurographics book series (EUROGRAPH)


This paper proposes a new user interface paradigm for motion capture based animation systems, providing intuitive and efficient ways to visualize the main motion capture concepts and operations. A prototype system was built, implementing the proposed interface model and supported by a flexible architecture that is suitable to work with the motion capture methodology.


motion capture animation systems computer animation graphic interfaces GUI paradigm motion control 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fernando Wagner Serpa Vieira Da Silva
    • 1
    • 2
  • Luiz Velho
    • 1
  • Paulo Roma Cavalcanti
    • 2
  • Jonas De Miranda Gomes
    • 1
  1. 1.IMPA-Instituto de Matemática Pura e AplicadaRio de JaneiroBrazil
  2. 2.LCG – Laboratório de Computação GráficaCOPPE - Sistemas / UFRJRio de JaneiroBrazil

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