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Lighting Artist - Feature Animation

Lighting Artist - Feature Animation

• Emerging Level


Cinesite Vancouver is seeking a Lighting/Compositing Artist to join our Feature Animation team.

Category Art Department  Compositor 
Location Vancouver, BC, Canada
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date May 10, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Working under the direction of department leads and the supervisor, the Lighting/Compositing Artist is responsible for the 3D lighting and rendering of all 3D elements and the final composition of high quality production plans.

What you will be doing
  • Work with the Lighting Lead and senior artists to understand the look of individual sequences to achieve technical and artistic objectives while respecting the story
  • Receive master shots for sequences and work with direction from the Lighting Lead to light and composite them
  • Light and composite shots, in line with the technical and creative requirements of the project
  • Harmonize the creative and technical aspects of each shot
  • Ensure that shots meet the render requirements and are completed in a timely fashion
  • Submit shots in dailies and work with the team to discuss and resolve issues pertaining to the shots
What you bring to the team
  • An understanding of light, shading and colour, as well as of composting principles and practices
  • An understanding of stylized lighting required for an animated movie
  • Ability to work well within a team environment and take direction from Supervisors as appropriate
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong proficiency in Maya and Nuke
  • Previous experience in lighting and rendering using Arnold or other similar renderer 

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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