What is an XR Stage?
Extended Reality technology is utilized in film production in the form of an XR Stage. An XR stage combines LED walls, camera tracking systems, and a powerful 3D tool known as Unreal Engine.
3D virtual environments are generated and displayed across high-quality LED walls that become the background for live action events on camera. This combination of technology creates a seamless merging of virtual and real elements to produce an illusion of reality that is
The XR Advantage
XR technology provides tremendous creative value for the Director.
In the right hands, it can be a powerful game changer. This immersive technology enables both the director and talent to experience the virtual environment while shooting, allowing the talent to engage with the virtual environment as they would in a real life setting.
A prime example of this technology being successfully used on screen was in Disney's Star Wars series, The Mandalorian. The series set the tone for how emerging virtual production techniques can be utilized to revolutionize the way content is captured.