Tracking professionals throughout the VFX industry regard PFTrack as the most innovative product of its kind. With unparalleled flexibility, functionality and precision, it is the go to matchmoving and layout software for a reason: It does what the competition can’t.
Building on a rock-solid camera tracking and image analysis engine, PFTrack adds exclusive technologies that stretch far beyond the capabilities of other conventional matchmoving software, empowering visual artists to recreate entire scenes within an accurate world space defined by real camera metrics.
Every VFX pipeline will benefit from data that only PFTrack can deliver, meaning creative possibilities are limitless, and accessible within a single working environment that inspires imagination.
KEY PFTRACK FEATURES INCLUDE
Photogrammetry EmbeddedClass leading photogrammetry toolset for building accurate geometry, but with that PFTrack Twist.
Performance CaptureMulti camera motion capture, geometry tracking and object tracking. If it moves independent of the camera, we’ve got it covered.
LayoutAccurately recreate the world space, camera, and object movements of the original live action scene, and rebuild the natural environment where CG characters will exist.
Survey SolverWith direct support for raw LIDAR scans, and the unique photosurvey node, PFTrack makes quick work of immense survey data packages. Absolute precision doesn’t bring your productivity to a halt.
3D Camera TrackingEasy to use, accurate, fast and ahead of the curve. PFTrack’s matchmove core gets your job done with class leading results.
Spherical Tracking ToolsetYour fast track to creating incredible 360° content for VFX, VR, games and more. This toolset comprises of three brand new nodes: Spherical Track, Spherical Orient and Spherical Render.
PF DEPTH - Double The Technology, Galactic ResultsThe fusion of PFTrack and PFDepth. Recreate accurate world space and take your VFX pipeline to new dimensions. Now integrated with PFTrack.
Dimensionalisation professionals turn to PFDepth for one reason, to work within a true 3D world space using real-world camera models. This seemingly simple concept is what allows PFDepth to create extremely accurate, per-pixel 2D to 3D conversion, depth maps for deep compositing and fix problems with a stereo image pair that may have happened back when the scene was originally shot. The result is total creative control, without the guesswork.
And with a state-of-the-art review environment that checks for comfort violations prior to rendering, PFDepth ensures breathtaking 3D, without the headaches.
2D to 3D ConversionAutomated Zdepth tools that make dimensionalisation as easy as x,y,z and a QA toolset that guarantees correct results.
Stereoscopic CorrectionOur renowned camera tracking technologies guarantee absolute precision, even if your camera rig doesn’t.
Real DepthDeep Compositing technologies ensure PFDepth fits your pipeline where you choose.
Minimum Supported Hardware
† OpenCL is used exclusively on OS X. On Windows and Linux, CUDA is used for NVIDIA GPUs, and OpenCL for all other cards.