Lady Gaga Live Projection Mapping Grammy’s 2016

Lady Gaga Live Projection Mapping Grammy’s 2016

The opening of last nights 2016 Grammy performance with Lady Gaga featured  a David Bowie live projection mapping tribute.   To do so they made a 3d scan of Lady Gaga’s face and then practiced on that.  Since she was singing, it proved to be a difficult task for the team behind it.   Nobumichi Asai, who is one of the founding fathers of live face mapping said, “It’s the first time I’ve done it live & Gaga pushed for this technology to be in this show.” The show also featured robotics, lighting, and at 5:06 the performance also made use of interactive projection mapping using Gaga’s rings to control the background.

As per Intel’s the making of video: , the servers running the performance appear to be intel driven d3 4×4 pro’s.   If you want to see more Intel has made a webpage to document the event: Intel InMusic

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If you like this, make sure to check out Kat Von D’s live face projection mapping that happened late last year.



Cornelius is an award winning video director and VJ, using projection mapping, cinematography & motion graphics to expand the human visual experience. His VJ name and company is ProjectileObjects. ( | @Pro_Objects)