Back a few months ago, we posted on The Mill BLACKBIRD – the new tool for shooting CGI cars that will revolutionize the commercial/filmmaking world.
Since it has been a while, I thought it would be cool to go back and see what media/demos have come out since then too see if we could learn more, and boy did I find some excited people about this amazing technology!
Just have a look at the videos below…
About The Mill BLACKBIRD
Via The Mill:
The Mill BLACKBIRD® is able to capture quality footage and data due to its camera array and tailor-made stabilisation unit, engineered in collaboration with Performance Filmworks’ legendary, multi award winning technician, Lev Yevstratov. A combination of high dynamic range imagery and 3D laser scanning generates a virtual version of the environment, producing 100% realistic CG renderings. The Mill has taken this a step further, developing a bespoke BLACKBIRD® AR application that allows you to see the intended vehicle in CG, tracked live over the rig on location.
Whether for automotive advertising content or visualising the latest advances in car design, The Mill BLACKBIRD® inspires and expands creative opportunities, offering a truly flexible production tool without sacrificing any quality or direction.
Learn more about The Mill BLACKBIRD
The Rig That Transforms Into ANY Car: The Mill BLACKBIRD – Top Gear Magazine
Cannes Lions Innovation Film: The Mill BLACKBIRD
The Blackbird is Any Car You Want it to Be, Thanks to Movie Magic | WIRED
The Mill Blackbird Shapeshifting Car | Translogic 208
Blackbird Car to Adapt to Any Model
The Mill Blackbird: It is a physical car platform adjustable.
(cover photo credit: snap from video)