The Lead Performance Capture TD is responsible for the smooth running of capture shoots and providing capture services for all of Framestore's divisions. The Lead Performance Capture TD will work closely with internal and external clients and will report to the Capture Supervisor.
Overseeing facial and motion capture shoots - real-time and post-solving using our Vicon Mocap system and Persona system.
Working with clients, internal and external, to spec and deliver capture solutions
Oversee the post solving and motion edit of captured data; aiding other members of the capture team through this work
Looking after a small team of Performance & Mocap Capture TDs on a project by project basis
Setting up and calibrating the Optical Mocap system
Setting up, calibrating and maintaining the Facial Capture System
Experience with performance capture
Several years experience in motion capture for film and TV and/or games using Vicon Shogun and MotionBuilder
Working knowledge of Maya
Python, HSL and/or command-line scripting skills
Creative problem solving and attention to detail
Excellent organisation, communication and interpersonal skills
Reliable, with good timekeeping and the ability to meet deadlines
Able to work well under pressure and meet deadlines while maintaining high-quality results
Able to work successfully as part of a team as well as independently
Flexible and adaptable
A good understanding of the entire visual effects process, from shooting through to compositing
Experience with other mocap systems - Inertial and rigid body trackers.
Game engine development - Unreal and/or Unity
Experience with video photogrammetry
Experience with multi-camera array image capture
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