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Not sure that there's some specific name to this (it's a form of 3D image reconstruction from single images or a series of images, and essentially the same process used for augmented reality). The actual technique is rather easy to explain. It's essentially "reversed" motion capturing: The process is essentially the same for each and every camera - as used ...
Buzzfeed has an article that describes the process as a mix of practical effects and CGI. As for the actual mechanics of what practical effects they used...unknown. Hopefully there's an industry professional somewhere around here.
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