Mimic is an award-winning, Berlin based 3D studio focusing on high-quality, photo-realistic digital humans and characters.
Digitising Mona Lisa
Best 3D Animation and Mocap Studio 2021
Best 3D Animation Studio 2020
Motion Capture Studio of the Year 2020
German Business Award 2019
Motion Capture for acclaimed DJ Robin Schulz
Founded in 2012, and with over 150 projects, we cater to multiple industries and clients from across the globe.
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.
Mimic was co-founded by 3D veteran, David Bennett...
David's credits include the block-buster movie, Avatar
...and award-winning artist and designer, Hermione Mitford Flynn.
Hermione's 3D art avatar, Em.
Co-Founder / CTO
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
David Bennett, working with Marina Abramovic
Co-Founder / CEO
HERMIONE MITFORD FLYNN
Hermione Mitford Flynn is the CEO of 3D character studio, Mimic Productions, as well as the practicing conceptual artist behind the 3D performance-art avatar, Em. As a trained performance artist and a prolific business woman, Flynn has excelled in both the artistic and commercial industries, having won several prestigious awards in the fields of 3D, fashion, film and performance, as well as engaging clients such as Warner Brothers, Nike, ShowStudio, Burberry and Saatchi&Saatchi.
Furthermore, during her 8 year tenure at Mimic Productions, Flynn has accommodated clients and talent such as Marina Abramovic, Jeff Koons, Kendall Jenner, Kanye West, Cristiano Ronaldo and Roger Federer, to name a few.
In 2018, Hermione Flynn, created "Em" - an exact 3D digital-double of the artist's own physical form. This 3D replica functions as Flynn's performance-art avatar, occupying 3D spaces in the realms of virtual-reality, augmented reality, online performance and animated video.
Prior to Em's creation, Flynn pioneered clothing design as her primary creative medium, producing collections which centered around artistic concept, social commentary and mixed media presentations. This work gained notoriety in the fashion industry, and in 2017 Flynn was announced as a finalist in the prestigious Hyeres Fashion Festival, and in 2016 was awarded the Kaltblut Fashion Award.
To find out more about Hermione please visit her Instagram page
Hermione Mitford Flynn presenting at Media Tech Hub 2019
In the Mimic Studio, Berlin
Our international team of specialist artists and technicians work within a creative, historical hub in central 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com