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ASVP Camera Tracking Specialist


Amazon Studios Virtual Production (ASVP) is looking for an ASVP Camera Tracking Specialist. You will be supporting the ASVP Camera Tracking Supervisor with camera calibration and prep of all production elements needed for properly tracking a motion picture camera on-set. Your home base will be located at the historic Culver City Studios. You will support on-set camera tracking solutions for live action in-camera visual effects. Unreal will be one of the tools that you will use to link the practical set to the virtual world. You will support motion capture, data collection, and real-time compositing on a live action set. You will support workflows with film production camera departments and the Virtual Production team to ensure high quality data capture.

· Assist the ASVP Camera Tracking Supervisor in building a robust departmental structure for managing virtual production needs
· Prepare stage and camera capture systems for real-time capture on a live action set daily
· Regularly verify position and alignment of tracked motion picture camera
· Assist with lens calibration and camera tracker placement on motion picture camera
· Responsible for maintenance of markers (active and passive) on tracking objects for use on motion picture cameras, props, actors, and set registration
· Work with production camera department to ensure tracking objects and sensors are always attached/calibrated to ensure continuous high quality real-time tracking data
· Maintain tracking cameras for placement, aim, and focus to facilitate proper coverage
· Ensure recording of motion capture data for each take while keeping slate names in sync with production
· Maintain synchronization and timecode of the motion capture systems
· Responsible for uptime of the real-time tracking data stream
· Working knowledge of Unreal Composure setup, calibration, and operation for real-time compositing during filming

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