See also: mo-cap


Alternative formsEdit


Contraction of motion capture.


mocap (usually uncountable, plural mocaps)

  1. (informal) Motion capture.
    • 2004, Matthew Liverman, The animator's motion capture guide: organizing, managing, and editing
      These days, mocap is finding more and more use in film []
    • 2006, Heather Maxwell Chandler, The game production handbook:
      In my experience, the mocap business is a tough one, and the last thing you want is to sign up with a company that goes out of business []
    • 2007, Edward Rodriguez, Computer Graphic Artist:
      Mocap can accurately capture difficult-to-model physical movement.


mocap (third-person singular simple present mocaps, present participle mocapping, simple past and past participle mocapped)

  1. to motion-capture