After iClone5 launch with the revolutionary mocap plug-in, many people start to experience the mocap animation with Kinect device. And we also received lots of questions about how they can make the capture result good. So, here we would like to open a thread to well organize the current useful resources to optimze your mocap performance.http://www.reallusion.com/iclone/iclone_mocap_device.aspx
Before you start, please remember to check out the Online Help which contains useful information for your mocap setting.http://www.reallusion.com/iclone/help/iclone5/PRO/default.asp?page=08_Animation/Device_Mocap/Using_the_Device_Mocap_Panel.htm
(There are 4 pages in the Help document)
In the other hand, you may also want to visit the FAQ to know about the most common issues you will face.http://faq.reallusion.com/?action=category&cat_id=011001006002
And we also summarize some key points for you as below:
1. Stike the best "H" pose for calibration
2. Check off the "Foot Contact"
3. Avoid overlapped limbs
4. Avoid reflective or polished floor when you do the capture at your home or office
5. Clear the furniture or object around you
You can additionally check out this tutorial provided by Stuckon3d that you can get better ideas how to avoid foot sliding.
Finally, we have to let people know that Reallusion is always looking for the solutions to optimize the plug-in for better mocap performance. If you have any suggestion or issue about this current version, please provide your feedbacks below. We will well receive them and let you know the possible next update and enhancement soon. Best Regards