How To Get A Job In Video Games On A Motion Capture Team


Posted September 16, 2011 - By Kevin Kelly

Ever wanted to work in video games as part of a motion capture team? Granted, it's probably not the first job most people think of when they want to work in the industry, but with games like Uncharted and LA Noire bringing the technology into the story in impressive ways, it's become an integral part of the storytelling process.


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James Scarafone and Eddie Contreras at Sony Computer Entertainment takes us through the job of a motion capture tech, and exactly what kind of work you'll be doing. It's a growing part of both the video game and film industries, and as with everything else they're looking for passionate people who enjoy hard work. The bonus of it all? You'll most likely get to wear the motion capture suit with all those balls on it. That's a plus right there.

Keep your browser tuned to G4 all week as we keep bringing you G4 University, and at the end of the week we'll have a guide for you that rounds up all of the information, and gives you the perfect places to start looking, along with some helpful tips. 

How To Get A Job In Video Games On A Motion Capture Team


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