Viewing of real-time, computer-generated environments

Matthew Bett (Inventor)

Research output: Patent

Abstract

A method of generating a view of a computer-generated environment using a location in a real-world environment, comprising receiving real-time data regarding the location of a device in the real-world environment; mapping the real-time data regarding the device into a virtual camera within a directly-correlating volume of space in the computer-generated environment; updating the virtual camera location using the real-time data, such that the virtual camera is assigned a location in the computer-generated environment which corresponds to the location of the device in the real-world environment; and using the virtual camera to generate a view of the computer-generated environment from the assigned location in the computer-generated environment.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberUS2012287159 (A1)
IPCG09G5/00
Priority date14/07/10
Filing date20/07/12
Publication statusPublished - 15 Nov 2012

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