Face-tracking software lets you make anyone say anything in real time
March 21, 2016 - Uncategorized
You know how they say, “Show me pictures or video, or it didn’t happen”?
Well, the days when you could trust what you see on video in real time are officially coming to an end thanks to a new kind of face tracking.
A team from Stanford, the Max Planck Institute for Informatics and the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg has produced a video demonstrating how its software, called Face2Face, in combination with a common webcam, can make any person on video appear to say anything a source actor wants them to say.
In addition to perfectly capturing the real-time talking motions of the actor and placing them seamlessly on the video subject, the software also accounts for real-time facial expressions, including distinct movements such as eyebrow raises Read more…