Keep Your Eye on the Ball

Here at Jam Film we like to keep up with the latest technology and camera techniques but this amazing tracking camera seems like a lot of fun, and the principles behind it are so simple it’s ridiculous!   Tracking anything on film has traditionally been done using software, its amazingly difficult to do and often the results aren’t great.  However the brainiacs at the University of Tokyo have come up with this hardware solution and the results look great!  We’d love to see how to works in practice.  I’m not sure how we’re going to use it yet but we’d want to put this to work in a music video, or for a manufacturing process and it really seems tailor made for sports!  If you can think of anything else let us know!  (