Conference 5–9 August 2012
Exhibition 7–9 August 2012
Los Angeles Convention Center

Faces and Hair

Technical Papers

Faces and Hair

Thursday, 9 August 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM | Los Angeles Convention Center, Room 515AB
Session Chair: Sylvain Paris, Adobe Systems Incorporated

Single-View Hair Modeling for Portrait Manipulation

A method to generate a strand-based 3D hair model from a single image. This model enables several interesting applications that were previously challenging, including transferring hairstyles, rendering the original portrait in a novel view, and image-space hair editing.

Menglei Chai
Zhejiang University

Lvdi Wang
Microsoft Research Asia

Yanlin Weng
Zhejiang University

Yizhou Yu
University of Hong Kong

Baining Guo
Microsoft Research Asia

Kun Zhou
Zhejiang University

Coupled 3D Reconstruction of Sparse Facial Hair and Skin

An algorithm that treats hair and skin capture together in a coupled fashion to reconstruct a high-quality representation of hair fibers as well as the underlying skin surface. The paper demonstrates the algorithm's quality and robustness on a variety of facial-hair styles.

Thabo Beeler
ETH Zürich and Disney Research Zürich

Bernd Bickel
Disney Research Zürich

Gioacchino Noris
ETH Zürich and Disney Research Zürich

Paul Beardsley
Disney Research Zürich

Steve Marschner
Cornell University

Robert W. Sumner
Disney Research Zürich

Markus Gross
ETH Zürich and Disney Research Zürich

Physical Face Cloning

A complete process for designing, simulating, and fabricating synthetic skin for an animatronic character that mimics the face of a given subject and its expressions.

Bernd Bickel
Disney Research Zürich

Peter Kaufmann
Disney Research Zürich

Melina Skouras
ETH Zürich

Bernhard Thomaszewski
Disney Research Zürich

Derek Bradley
Disney Research Zürich

Thabo Beeler
ETH Zürich

Philip Jackson
Walt Disney Imagineering

Steve Marschner
Cornell University

Wojciech Matusik
Disney Research Zürich

Markus Gross
ETH Zürich and Disney Research Zürich