Welcome to the Motion Capture Studio!
We are open by appointment only this fall. Please see below steps to request a reservation.
To request equipment please follow these steps:
- Fill out the brief campus access survey. This will help Choose your building, and ensure you are tested.
- Make a Tech Consultation*. Click on this link or look for the flashing red button on the right-hand sidebar.
- Request a seat at least 48 hours in advance of coming to campus. After scheduling a tech consultation (or sometimes even during one!), request a seat via getspace.newschool.edu relevant area.
Thank you for your patience and understanding! Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Please note that orientations will not be offered in the Fall 2020 Semester. Students who were oriented in the past will retain access.
- The Still Picture & Motion Capture Studio is equipped with an OptiTrack mo-cap system and a retractable 12′ wide seamless background holder, the studio allows for a range of digital production including virtual, augmented, and mixed reality, video game design, digital animation, dynamic projection mapping, data visualization, live performance, and photography. Photographic equipment includes: ProFoto strobes and base grip equipment including c-stands, grip arms, umbrellas, and gray, white, and black seamless.
Please Note: Only students enrolled in certain classes will have access at this time. All students working in the space will have to go through an orientation session and a one-on-one training workshop as well as the completion of several homework assignments (with a technician) before they can book the studio. Pop-up studio kits available for check-out to students through the ERC. The pop-up studio kit includes a background stand and the choice of white or black backdrop. Students can additionally reserve a variety of continuous lights and full-frame DSLRs.