Full Time Job

On-Set Data Capture TD

Moving Picture Company

London, United Kingdom 07-22-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
On-Set Data Capture TD (Short Term Contract)

MPC is a collaborative team environment where Artists and Production work alongside each other to deliver stunning, award-winning visual effects for our Clients. Our On-Set Services Team are looking for short-term contract crew to cover incredible shoots across MPC Film and MPC Episodic globally.

What You'll Do
Our On-Set Services Team are responsible for collaborating with our Clients to capture and organize all data from an on-set film or episodic shoot, and to ensure that this material meets MPC requirements and specifications.
• Working with the VFX/CG Supervisor to ensure that all sets, props, actors are marked up appropriately for Matchmove and Roto Anim purposes
• Advising on the placement and direction of witness cameras and their operators
• Using Total Station to survey the set ensuring that all required data is captured
• Covering reference photographs of the set and camera setups
• Capturing modelling, texture, and lighting references of all practical sets, as required
• VFX photobooth photography capture modelling and texture reference of props and characters
• Camera data and general wrangling
• Liaising with the client VFX team to ensure we are all capturing data to MPCs requirements and specifications.
• Helping the client VFX team as an additional pair of hands as required
• Attention to detail in data management and MPC naming conventions

All roles should champion a positive and productive culture of high performance, supporting the brand as a global industry leader in visual effects.
• Helps to cultivate a productive and healthy culture, resonating the MPC values
• Be an advocate of diversity and inclusivity
• Act as an ambassador to promote MPC within the local film community
• Support MPC's external positioning by actively sharing social post


What You'll Need

• Experienced photographer
• Working knowledge of VFX pipeline and how each department uses captured reference material
• On-set experience
• Clear and confident communicator with an ability to build relationships
• Problem solver and good use of initiative
• Organization skills
• Strong attention to detail

Any of the following technical skills is a bonus:
• Knowledge of Photogrammetry and Lidar
• Knowledge of FileMaker Pro

Any of the following experience is a great advantage:
• Full UK driving license

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g4xp57-18-232-179-37-42 in your application.