Panoptic Studio: Carnegie Mellon’s 3-D camera dome can capture action.

A Futuristic 3-D Camera Room That Can Freeze Memories in Time (Video)

Slate in motion.
July 28 2014 1:45 PM

Freezing Memories in Time

Carnegie Mellon’s amazing 3-D “Panoptic Studio.”

video

The studio uses more than 500 cameras to detect visual patterns, then tracks them, building a 3-D recreation of an event.

Dallas Jensen is a regular video contributor to Slate.

  Slate Plus
Moneybox
April 23 2015 3:34 PM Tab Roulette! Slate’s business and tech writers share what they’re reading, whether they want to or not.