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Dominion TV Series
We were required to do LIDAR Scanning of a large
outdoor set for Dominion, a popular TV Series produced in South Africa.
They required the survey for Crowd Simulation over a Large Outdoor Set
so we used a combination of Terrestrial survey and Aerial Mapping to
create the Digital Terrain Model. The survey produced more than 172
million points over a 40 hectare area and we used custom in-house
software to create a clean surface mesh with about 40 polygons per
All geometry was controlled precisely to ensure that simulated characters and their shadows interface perfectly with the ground surface when inserted into the shot. We also surveyed some Location Markers for Match Moving to track the camera position and orientation relative to the Terrain Model.
|Unfortunately we cannot disclose more information since the series hasn't been broadcast yet and we don't want to spoil it for the viewers.|
|Reg. No. 2014/273111/21 ● Director: Pieter J. Louw, B.Sc Geomatics (UCT), Pr.L SA (PLS 1253) ● M. SAGI|
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