Motion Capture Stage

The Motion Capture Stage is an industry standard facility that provides training and sessions within Motion Capture, promoting innovation and realism within Animation practices.

The Motion Capture Stage is located in the Cadman Building, working alongside The Smart Zone. This facility hosts sessions that show students how to set up and prepare shoots at a high industry level. The sessions provided give in-depth information that covers each stage, from preparation to exporting data for use within a project.

The space that facilitates this has been exclusively built to match the standards of outside studios including an impressive 24 camera setup that is able to pick up data fluidly, a huge space for students to record sessions and software which has been powered by Vicon, the stage is essential for those interested in pursuing a career in Motion Capture.

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Equipment

  • Vicon Vero cameras × 16
  • Vicon Vantage Cameras × 8
  • Blackmagic Studio Cameras 1080p × 3

Vicon Vero cameras provide clarity with data tracking

One of three of our blackmagic studio cameras

A sitting area for actors

Staff

Photo of Motion Capture Stage

Location

Opening Times

Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm, Subject to training. 

in the UK for Quality Education

Sustainable Development Goal 4, Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2023

for Career Prospects

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Facilities

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023

of Research Impact is ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Very Considerable’

Research Excellence Framework 2021

of Research is “Internationally Excellent” or “World Leading”

Research Excellence Framework 2021

Four Star Rating

QS Star Ratings 2021