Dimensional Imaging LTD, a facial capture company known for its work with games, films and television, announced today that it has secured a £900k investment, which it plans to use in expanding its North American operations.
Dimension Imaging was founded in 2003, spinning out of projects at the Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh and have worked recently with Remedy on Quantum Break, but have also done work in film with Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them. This £900k investment was raised by Percipient Capital and their existing shareholders. Speaking of the successful round of funding, Tim Christian, the Chairman of the company, said in a press release: “DI4D is delighted to have secured the backing from such a well-regarded investor as Percipient Capital. This will give us the financial strength and confidence to scale up significantly, invest further in the development of our already highly-advanced facial capture technology and to expand our operations, particularly in North America. This is an exceptional time of opportunity in the facial animation market, and we expect that this investment will ensure that DI4D is well placed to seize this and other opportunities.”
Percipient Capital director Jason Gould said, commenting on its first investment into Digital Imaging limited: "Percipient Capital is delighted to have made its first investment into DI4D. We have been very impressed by the excellent progress made by DI4D, and in particular its recent work on several high profile movies, visual effects and video game projects, and we are pleased to be able to assist the company as it enters a new phase of accelerated growth. We look forward to working closely with Tim and the DI4D team and to providing further assistance in future as required."