Translight (Translite) – or how to have an interactive environment on Set

We spoke a long time ago about the cyclorama which has been used on the set of Oblivion to create the background (article here), with different type of skies, clouds, etc… and also create the lighting on the set. This technique is commonly used now on Set through what we call Translight, or Translite. Imagine a very high resolution painting printed on a big canvas put behind your windows. There is nothing new in this. But now, imagine that you can also light it with different light setups, and have this canvas lighting the set, both the actors and the…