A Feature from British Cinematographer

January 31, 2023 • 2 minute read

British Cinematographer Journalist Helen Parkinson has published an article detailing Dimension's collaborative work on the Whitney Houston biopic 'I Wanna Dance With Somebody'.

The article explores how, along with partners Zero VFX and ReDefine, Dimension helped innovate a digital human creation pipeline using volumetric capture technology. 

The pioneering work allowed for the use of virtual crowds, offering more flexibility and creative control to the filmmaking process. 

“We could recreate the entirety of Wembley Stadium by capturing no more than a few hundred people”

Simon Windsor

Co-CEO Dimension

Through their work with Sky Sports and the Open Golf Championship, Dimension has shown the variety of uses for virtual crowds from sports and entertainment broadcasting to film and TV.

Read the full British Cinematographer article here