services

CLIENTS

Melinda Ozel clients and services Face the FACS

CONSULTING

Functioning as an advisor, researcher, and director for advancement and improvement of expression design.

from simple to complex


Providing comprehensive critiques and strategic planning for:

film ◊ game

ANIMATION
RIGGING
CHARACTER DESIGN
CREATURE DESIGN
DIGITAL DOUBLES
FACIAL PERFORMANCE
RANGE OF MOTION
DATA CAPTURE

 face tech ◊ design

EXPRESSION TRACKING
EMOTION TRACKING
AUDIO-BASED LIPSYNC
COMPUTER VISION DATA QUALITY
AUDIO-BASED LIPSYNC
VIRTUAL HUMANS & AVATARS
AI HUMANOID DESIGN
EMOJI DESIGN

robotics research 

ROBOT DESIGN & INTERACTION
TRADITIONAL HUMAN FACS CODING
ANIMAL FACS DEVELOPMENT
EMOTION RESEARCH DESIGN
USER RESEARCH
MARKET RESEARCH

TRAINING

Pioneering fresh perspectives in emerging fields through original expertise and multidisciplinary approaches.

Providing a variety of customizable lectures, courses, and workshops for any industry:

basic to advanced

FACS, EXPRESSIONS, & BASIC ANATOMY
CORE EXPRESSION COMBINATIONS
HOW FACS APPLIES TO DIVERSE ANATOMY
BUILDING & BREAKING DOWN EMOTIONS
CLASSIFYING COMPLEX EXPRESSIONS
MITIGATING BIAS IN EXPRESSION LABELING

specialty

LEVERAGING ANATOMICAL DIVERSITY
INCLUSIVE CHARACTER DESIGN
MIXED EMOTIONS
SUBJECT DEEP-DIVES UPON REQUEST