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3D Video Motion Capture of Mariano Rivera
for the 4th of July 2010 New York Times Magazine Feature

The NYU Movement Lab worked with The New York Times on the interactive magazine feature Mariano Rivera, King of the Closers. The New York Times provided reference videos of several of Rivera's pitches and the NYU Movement Lab created a 3D reconstruction of his skeletal motion.

NYU Research Staff

Chris Bregler
Peter Birdsall, MTV
Steve Rittler, WPU
Kirill Smolskiy
Steve Anthony
Ian Spiro
Graham Taylor
George Williams

NYT Sports Graphics

Graham Roberts
Shan Carter
Joe Ward

Currently part of our research is sponsored by:

New York University autodesk Google
U.S. Air Force ONR Alfred Sloan foundation NSF