LiveSailing is one of the leading tools used by media professionals to generate 3D images of sailing races in real-time for output to television and mobile/tablet.
The tools is used to generate custom 3D views of racing sail boats in order to enrich the spectator’s experience by explaining what the human eye cannot see: the distance between competitors, trajectories, rankings, all in real time.
The system comprises:
Proprietary solution for tracking sail boats in the marine environment
Proprietary communications protocol – suitable both for a marine environment and a highly congested radio environment
Software to manage data capture, analysis and output of information of interest e.g. rankings, gain/loss line, statistics, etc
Software to manage production of high-quality 3D images in real time (and replay) under direction of the event’s TV production team (e.g. host broadcaster chooses camera angle, information to display, etc)
LiveSailing is just one of BeTomorrow’s sailing products. Others include:
LiveSkipper: A highly realistic and addictive offshore navigation simulation
EasySkipper: A casual/arcade version of Live Skipper
Sail For Gold Game: A casual inshore sailboat racing game designed for the British Sailing Team