2015

(from CG Society)

Francis L. Camacho worked as the Matchmove Supervisor for Prime Focus World in Mumbai, India where he was reponsible for the feature film matchmove team, quality control and matchmove training for the studio's artists. previously he has worked for studios such as Uncharted Territory , Scanline LA, Digital Domain, Rhythm and Hues, Sony Imageworks, and Hammerhead Productions. He has worked on feature films including Prometheus, 2012, Iron Man3, The Amazing Spiderman, Tron:Legacy, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, and both Journey3  movies.

Francis was highly experienced in camera tracking and matchmoving, roto-animation, and stereoscopic 3D tracking. He also worked as a beta tester for 3D Equalizer and has taught user classes at Sony Imageworks and other major VFX studios.

Francis had a career in architecture before moving to California to start his career a visual effects artist.

Sadly, Francis passed away in February 2015. He will be greatly missed by the many artists he collaborated with and taught over his very successful but short career. Francis was a talented and generous artist whose memory will live on in the lives and work of the people he touched.