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Low Cost Facial Scanning Using Photogrammetry in 'State of Decay 2'

Matt Heiniger  (Technical Artist, Undead Labs)

Location: Room 3016, West Hall

Date: Wednesday, March 20

Time: 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Pass Type: All Access, GDC Conference + Summits, GDC Conference - Get your pass now!

Topic: Visual Arts

Format: Session

Tutorials: N/A

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All

This session is a crash course in low budget, high quality photogrammetry for scanning faces. It will share lessons learned from 2 years and over 200 faces scanned, and a close up look at the photogrammetry rig used by Undead Labs for 'State of Decay 2'.


Learn how to get clean, usable 3D scans of faces using a single camera and minimal equipment.

Intended Audience

People new to photogrammetry as well as those familiar with the process who are looking for ways to improve the quality of their facial scans without breaking the bank.