Introduction to Camera Tracking in Blender


In this tutorial you will discover Introduction to Camera Tracking in Blender basics of camera tracking Sometimes referred to as motion tracking or camera solving, match moving is related to rotoscoping and photogrammetry. Match moving is sometimes confused with motion capture, which records the motion of objects, often human actors, rather than the camera.

Introduction to Camera Tracking in Blender

How to do Camera Tracking in Blender

Camera tracking is a technique that let us recreate a real camera motion into a 3D camera motion through analyse and track features in the real footage. After that, you can add any 3D object to the scene and it will fit nicely the original video!! I advise you: THIS IS A PRETTY LONG & HEAVY tutorial, quite tedious, as it’s a technical and repetitive one, but I also warn you: if you watch it… you’ll learn a lot about camera tracking in Blende

Motion Tracking in Blender

Blender has a very powerful and versatile tracking module, allowing camera and object tracking, as well as plane tracking, which is useful to quickly place 2d elements into your footage. 
This video gives you a short overview of the basic workflows.

In this tutorial, you will learn how to track the motion of a video clip using markers in Blender and then create a simple composite combining 3D with live footage.