While working at Extreme Reality I was hoping for the chance to use the Human Pose estimation SDK for the purpose of retrieval. That is, to use a player's pose to search through a pose catalogue for a match. However, it wasn't really clear what a good application might be like.

The opportunity eventually came under sad circumstances when a colleague announced he would be leaving the company. Over the 4 years he worked in the Company he had recorded many videos to system test the algorithm. So as a farewell gift I thought to create an application that shows old images of him mimicking his current pose.

And here is the result when we surprised him in his farewell party: