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Analysis and prevention of spinal injuries in horse racing - Camera

Analysis and prevention of spinal injuries in horse racing

CAMERA Co-Investigators, Dr Dario Cazzola and Dr Polly McGuigan have received funding from The Racing Foundation to carry out research into the analysis and prevention of spinal injuries in horse racing. The research aims to analyse the mechanisms of equestrian injury, and to identify viable routes for the design of interventions to minimise injury occurrence...

Motion capture technology used to prevent falls in older people - Camera

Motion capture technology used to prevent falls in older people

Volunteers in their seventies have donned motion capture suits for a study using Hollywood technology to assess the benefits of an exercise programme designed to reduce the risk of falls in older people. Dance and movement artist Ben Dunks worked with Dr Polly McGuigan at CAMERA, the University of Bath’s motion analysis research centre to...

New Job Opportunities at CAMERA - Camera

New Job Opportunities at CAMERA

We have three exciting new job opportunities at CAMERA! CAMERA has been awarded funding from the European Structural Investment Fund (ESIF) for a new motion capture facility and we are looking to hire a skilled Studio Manager and Studio Engineers.

Spotlight on Dr Daniela De Angeli - Camera

Spotlight on Dr Daniela De Angeli

Dr Daniela De Angeli is a postdoctoral researcher in human computer interaction, cultural heritage, games and memory studies at the University of Bath. During her doctorate at the Centre for Digital Entertainment (CDE), she explored how authenticity and entertainment can coexist in contemporary museums through game creation and game play.

Producer – Immersive Technologies (part-time, fixed-term post) - Camera

Producer – Immersive Technologies (part-time, fixed-term post)

The University of Bath’s Centre for the Analysis of Motion, Entertainment Research and Applications (CAMERA) and Office for the Arts are teaming up to create an exciting opportunity for a creative, enthusiastic and talented producer to work between the two groups. You will work to draw out content arising from CAMERA’s research work in motion...

Merry Christmas from CAMERA - Camera

Merry Christmas from CAMERA

As we come to the end of 2019, we thought we’d take the opportunity to take a look at some of the year’s highlights at CAMERA! New Collaborations & Awards We are thrilled to have secured funding from The European Structural Investment Fund for a second studio providing state-of-the-art motion capture facilities to digital creative...