iPi Recorder v3


Motion Capture for the Masses

iPi Motion Capture™ is a markerless technology that literally puts motion capture at animator's desktop and brings a totally new workflow paradigm to

  • filmmakers, CG animators, videogame developers, broadcast motion graphics designers and prosumers

Our customers are from:

  • entertainment, 3D design, education, military and other vertical markets

The technology is accurate, easy to use and affordable.

iPi Recorder™ is a multi-camera video recording tool. It works with MS Kinect cameras , Sony PlayStation Eye cameras and DirectShow-compatible webcams (USB and FireWire).

With iPi Motion Capture™ you can:

  • Record multi-camera video in regular office / home environment
  • Track 3D human motions right at your desktop and produce 3D animation
  • Clean-up / edit 3D animation using integrated clean-up / keyframing tools
  • Transfer motions to 3D character and export 3D animation to most popular formats including FBX, BVH, Collada

iPi Motion Capture™ is available in 3 editions:

iPi Studio Express:
  • Entry-level configuration that works with one Kinect
  • Easy to use but applicable for relatively simple motions without rotations
iPi Studio Basic:
  • Includes all basic features needed for high accuracy motion capture
  • Supports capture with 2 depth sensors or 3 to 6 Sony PS Eye cameras
iPi Studio Pro:
  • Includes all high-end features including multiple persons tracking
  • Supports capture with 4 depth sensors or 3 to 16 Sony PS Eye cameras

iPi Motion Capture™ is compatible with

  • Autodesk 3DS Max, Maya
  • Valve Source Engine, Unreal Engine, Unity
  • CINEMA 4D, Lightwave
  • Poser, DAZ3D, Blender and others.

Advantages iPi Motion Capture™:

  • no need for expensive facility space with special lighting, background and the team of technicians
  • no need for clumsy sensor suits with reflective markers
  • portable system that can be packed in a backpack with as less as 20-30 minutes set-up and calibration time
  • allow up to 20 by 20 feet capture volume with minimum required space as small as 9 by 5 feet
  • with integrated animation clean-up and motion transfer tools you do not necessarily need expensive 3rd party applications
  • extremely affordable Solution

More info and free 30-day trial is available at

Windows only product. The price includes only software.


  • Technology: Optical Markerless
  • Number of cameras: 1 or 2 Kinect cameras or 3 to 8 Sony PlayStation Eye cameras
  • Input Format: *.iPiVideo (recorded with free iPi Recorder™ application)
  • Output Formats:
    • FBX
    • Biovision .BVH
    • 3D MAX Biped-compatible .BVH
    • iClone-comaptible BVH
    • Valve Software's Source Engine animation .SMD
  • Video Recording Conditions and Environment:
    • Indoor and outdoor
    • Normal lighting conditions
    • No markers required
  • Actor Clothing Requirements:
    • Actor can wear reasonable casual clothes.
    • Tight-fitting solid-color clothes recommended.
    • Jeans and T-shirts are supported.


The new iPi Motion Capture™ Version 3 delivers a number of new features for improved workflow including support for the new Microsoft Kinect 2 sensor, improved arms tracking and a simplified calibration process that gives even entry level motion capture enthusiasts the ability to obtain quality mocap data easily and quickly.

Click here to view a demo of iPi Motion Capture™ in action:

Create your own movie with iPi MoCap!

See what our customers are doing!