Mimic is a leading Berlin based 3D Animation and Motion Capture studio focusing on high-quality, photo-realistic digital doubles
and 3D Characters.
Alongside Animation and Motion Capture, we also provide services such as Scanning, Modeling, Texturing, Rigging, and many other 3D services, to ensure all aspects of your animation project are brought to an impressive and innovative 3D reality.
If you are interested in learning more about our services, or would like to receive a quote for your project,
get in touch!
We combine revolutionary technology with the skill of our artists to pursue a digital world which is indistinguishable to real life. For Mimic, it is not about quantity. It is about the art and craft of making a product which will lead the way in the technological revolution.
We practice business relationships with honesty and integrity, always holding ourselves accountable to our buisness commitments. We approach each project with passion and enthusiasm, always giving 110% to the final product.
Our artists are the back-bone of Mimic. Every one of our team members has a particular talent in duplicating realism, both on screen and on paper. Hailing from around the world, the Mimic studio celebrates diversity with a hard-working yet relaxed work environment.
Mimic is constantly developing and researching new tools and softwares to streamline the 3D creation process.
Our team of experts ensure that we remain at the cutting edge of technological development, ensuring the most efficient and effective production pipeline for our clients.
THE MIMIC STUDIO
The Mimic studio is located in Europe's
most prolific creative hub - Berlin.
As part of the Silent Green Kulturquartier, we have the honor of working alongside some of Berlin's most prestigious music and film creatives. Located inside a historical building dating back to the 1820's, we welcome and encourage all clients to personally visit us in this tremendous space.
David Bennett has over 20 years of experience in the visual effects, performance capture, 3D gaming and virtual reality industries. He has played a major role in the development of facial animation, having managed the Facial Motion Capture team at Weta Digital. His credit's include: Avatar, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, The Adventures of Tintin, Beowulf, Monster House and The Polar Express. He has also provided facial motion capture supervision for more than 50 actors, such as Angelina Jolie, Anthony Hopkins and John Malkovich. During his career David has invented many new tools and techniques to streamline and enhance the capabilities of the internal technology. For instance, a Markerless Facial Motion Capture Solution, that eliminates the tracking process and learns from user input.
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
The Polar Express
Most recently, David worked as a Business Development Manager and Technical Consultant for the popular Faceware Technologies product line. Previous to this, he gained further consultation experience with large visual effects companies such as Vicon and Animal Logic. David has won several business awards and has also conducted large seminars at Siggraph and the Bradford Animation Festival. Additionally, he has authored two provisional patents, one for a Robotic Skin and the other for an Artificial Intelligence Software.
To find out more about David please visit his LinkedIn page
Our Founder, David Bennett, working with Marina Abramovic
JOB OPENINGS AT MIMIC
Mimic is a multinational English-speaking company located in Berlin.
We are always on the lookout for new talent to join our team, so if you are interested in becoming a part of the Mimic team, make sure to apply today by sending your CV and demo reel to email@example.com.
International applications are welcome.
We are currently accepting internship applications! Get the chance to work in a leading 3D animation studio and make it count towards towards your university credits or placement program. Please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Updated 15th March 2019
HUMANOID ROBOTICS SPECIALIST
Mimic Productions is searching for exceptional graduates who are interested in Interning for our Humanoid Animatronics and Robotics project. We are looking for a variety of engineers and developers to help us complete this project who have graduated in the related fields.
PRODUCTION COORDINATION INTERNSHIP
We are looking for an assistant to the production coordinator, someone who can assist in the cohesive operation of artists and projects.
For this position, you will need:
An organized & personable mentality
Ability to multi-task
Ability to handle times of high-stress
Experience with spreadsheets, docs, slides
A team-oriented attitude
Experience or knowledge of the 3D industry is preferable
Experience in Shotgun Software is a plus!
3D FACIAL & CHARACTER ANIMATION INTERNSHIP
We are looking for a Junior 3D Facial/Character Artist to join us for a 3 month internship at the Mimic Studio in Berlin. Whether your current strengths lie in character modelling, animation, rigging or texturing we will provide an environment in which you will be able to expand and refine your skills!
We are currently recruiting talented and motivated Python programmers/riggers. Ideal candidates will have prior programming experience to assist in the development of a facial animation pipeline, starting as soon as possible.