A small group of the visual effects team works on set during the production to make sure that all of the shots that will require visual effects are shot correctly and to obtain the necessary data and references.
The visual effects crew can consist of the following:
• The VFX Supervisor or plate supervisor works with the director and key production departments to make sure visual effects shots are correct creatively and technically.
• An animation supervisor may be on set if there is a lot of complex animation to be added.
• A VFX Producer may be on set to help organize and schedule the visual effects crew and to flag issues that may affect the budget.
• A coordinator takes notes, ...