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Previs Artist (Star Trek: Prodigy)


Previs Artist (Star Trek: Prodigy)

• Emerging Level


We at Nickelodeon Animation Studio are looking for a CG artist that has an exceptional understanding of cinematic storytelling using camera, lighting, editing, modeling, composition, and character blocking.

Category Animation  Art Department 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Mar 07, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Setting the initial composition, staging and cameras
  • Understanding of physical lenses and camera work
  • Working knowledge of staging and composition
  • Experience with lighting & rigging
  • Experience with rough modeling preferred
  • Character positioning
  • Outstanding artistic skills in cinematography and film language, including a strong sense of composition, staging, camera movement, shot flow, character animation and posing
  • Ability to self-manage deadlines, working efficiently in a fast-paced environment prioritize between both pre-production for storyboards and shipment to the overseas studio
  • Collaborate with Production team and be receptive to feedback to improve artistic work
  • Bachelors Degree preferred
  • Knowledge of Maya and Unix required
  • Experience in animating hard and soft surfaces
  • Previous production experience or outstanding artistic skills/abilities in CGI
  • Experience with rough modeling preferred
  • A passion for animation

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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