- Digital Matte Painter / Texture Artist

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Digital Matte Painter / Texture Artist


Digital Matte Painter / Texture Artist

• Intermediate Level


Work closely with Supervisor to produce painting and elements that match the concept

Category Animation  Art Department  Compositor  Graphic Design  Special Effects 
Location Vancouver, BC, Canada
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Nov 03, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • To work closely with Supervisor to produce painting and elements that match the concept
  • To provide or acquire photographic reference materials
  • 2D and 3D paintings for digital environments including:
  • Camera Setup
  • Modeling for Projection
  • Camera Animation
  • Projection Setup
  • Image Re-Projection
  • Atmospherics and Light Passes
  • To work in partnership with shader developers, lighters, and compositors to ensure shots are delivered to the very highest standard
Required Skills 
  • Strong knowledge of advanced matte painting techniques including color space, digital paint techniques and Photoshop file management
  • Good knowledge and ability with perspective, value matching, and motion
  • Good knowledge of camera focal lengths and composition
  • Strong time management in relation to deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Preferred Skills:
  • Prior company experience.
  • Prior experience working in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment 
  • Strong understanding of VFX technologies 
  • 5+ years experience in feature films creating photorealistic environments
  • Degree in Art, industrial design, or painting preferred
  • Knowledge of Photoshop must
  • Understanding of compositing software desired – Maya, Nuke
  • Vue and Deep Paint knowledge a plus
  • High School education or equivalent required.  
  • BA/BS in applicable field preferred. 

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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