This Siggraph 2013 Paper video shows a structure-aware hair capture system.
AMD at SIGGRAPH
AMD's developer technology team will host a Tech Talk presentation at Siggraph on the future of their GPU-accelerated rendering solutions.
Skin Microstructure Deformation with Displacement Map Convolution
Simulating human skin gets closer to reality with this technique that synthesizes the effects of skin microstructure deformation.
Siggraph 2014 Cinema 4D Presentations
You can now watch the presentations recorded live from the Maxon Cinema 4D booth at SIGGRAPH 2014.