International media company is building a revolutionary film studio featuring a virtual production LED volume, powered by NVIDIA RTX technology.
From script to screen, virtual production is allowing studios and creative teams to tap into new ways to tell stories. NVIDIA is helping one such company enhance its capabilities in virtual production with RTX technology and real-time rendering.
Versatile Media is an international media company, with global headquarters in Hangzhou, China and its North American arm in Vancouver, Canada. The company is building a new film studio in South Burnaby, a suburb of Vancouver that’s home to renowned soundstage studios.
The new studio will total 44,000 square feet and include multiple soundstages that are 40 feet high. It will also house Versatile’s first permanent virtual production LED volume in Canada, which is promised to be one of the largest feature-rich LED stages in North America.
LED volumes are 3D stages that use LED panels as walls, floors or ceilings to quickly surround the cast and crew with projected and immersive background scenery. Versatile Media’s LED volume will have content created and rendered in Unreal Engine, and the display systems will be powered by NVIDIA RTX A6000 graphics. Continue reading