Explore our facilities
Discover what you'll access as a member of the School of Creative Technologies
Access a variety of laboratories and studios where you can explore innovation through technology and channel your creativity.
From virtual reality and motion capture to video editing and virtual production, our School of Creative Technologies facilities provide hands-on experience to enhance your skills and bring your projects to life. Explore our facilities below.
School of Creative Technologies facilities
Virtual Reality Lab
Our VR lab boasts the latest immersive and interactive technologies used by the ever-evolving VR industry.
Motion Capture Studio
Learn how to use the same professional motion capture equipment used in the VR, game design, and film industries.
Photogrammetry and Scanning Studio
Scan people, objects, or locations with our 144-camera-decked photogrammetry and scanning studio.
Virtual Production and Mixed Reality Studio
Take centre stage in the futuristic world of extended reality (XR) with our SmartStage-powered Virtual Production and Mixed Reality Studio.
Volumetric Video Studio
With our Holosys™-powered Volumetric Video Studio, you can capture stunning 3D footage of moving objects for your next XR project.
Design eye-catching illustrations, animations, and layouts in our 20-seat PC studio with industry-leading Wacom Cintiq widescreen graphics tablets.
Video Editing Suite
Our suite includes non-linear editing software Avid Media Composer and DaVinci Resolve, and specialist hardware for efficient film editing.
Music and Sound Recording Studios
Our high-end professional music studio complex houses three studios, two live rooms, editing rooms, and a vocal booth.
These facilities are available to all members of the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries
Eldon Art Shop
Whether you're studying a creative degree or want to pick up some supplies, our Eldon Art Shop has the materials you'll need for your coursework or project.
Centre for Creative and Immersive Extended Reality (CCIXR)
Create stunning works for film, TV, music, gaming and immersive reality in the UK's first integrated facility of its kind.
CCI Open Access Suite
Our open-plan space includes PCs and Macs equipped with Adobe Creative Suite and other professional software.