Running Affinity on the Hololens 2

Running Metahumans on the Hololens 2 reliably was a little more complicated than I thought it would be, but once you get the hang of the method it’s pretty easy. We’ll be running the program, in our case Affinity on our PCs and using the Hololens Holographic Remoting app to stream Affinity to the headset. … Read more

MHC Lighting Presets & Hololens2

In my research project with Lucy Bryant of the UTS Speech Pathology Department we are seeing how viable it is to use Epic Unreal’s Metahumans in combination with the  Hololens 2 for therapy.  Previous apps that have run on headsets, while intriguing and interesting for patients, have had the feedback that the ‘uncanny valley‘ feeling … Read more

Retargeting Animations From Mixamo to Metahuman

I tried watching so many tutorials on how to successfully retarget animations from Mixamo to my Metahuman and none of them helped. Eventually I realised that it was a two step process. Step 1 – retarget Mixamo to the UE4 Mannequin. Step 2 – retarget from the UE4 Mannequin to my Metahuman.  Now to start, … Read more