Green Screen Room
The Green Screen Room (SA48) is located in the Garthdee House annexe towards the west end of campus.
The rooms general dimensions are 7.8 x 7.6 meters, providing a total floor area of 58 square meters (over 620 square feet). The room includes a cyc/infinity wall on three faces thereby assisting to get a high quality key from the recorded footage.
Lighting & Power
All lighting has keyed to standard daylight temperatures. Fixed ceiling lighting provides both general room illumination and lighting on the primary green screen surfaces and are controlled from a touch screen panel. Additional lighting is supplied of a selection of Coolite 9 and Coolite 655’s providing the equivalent of over 6000 watts. The room is equipped with nine retractable four gang sockets mounted in the ceiling. Two pairs of double gang sockets may also be found above the motion capture railing infrastructure, close to ceiling level, on each of the primary green screen walls. An additional half a dozen double gang sockets are to be found along the back wall, thereby providing a total of 52 sockets distributed throughout the room.
A large area of the room is given over to an Optitrack 12 camera Flex 13 Motion Capture system. This is mounted on a railing system at a height of 2.5 meters. A HP Z400 Workstation with a Core i7 processor & 24GB of RAM is used to capture the actors movements through the use of Optitrack’s Motive MoCap system. The installation occupies and area 7.5 x 6.2 meters amounting to 46 square meters or 500 square feet.
Libec Swift Jib 50
You may also make use of a remotely operated Jib system, specifically the Libec Swift Jib 50 with T102B tripod and DL08 dolly. It also feature the REMO30, a remote tilt and pan head, supporting cameras up to five kilograms.