Anima Istanbul Studios – Looking for Lighting TD for Animated Feature
Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Start Date: Immediately
Term: 4 Months
Project: Bad Cat (original title: Kötü Kedi Şerafettin)
Anima Istanbul Studios is currently looking for a Lighting TD to join our CG team, who has experience in commercials and/or film, to work in our 3D animation feature film. Generalists are welcome as well.
Anima Istanbul is a production house with post production facilities and an animation studio. It is a director – artist based creative company, that is one of the biggest production houses and animation studios in Turkey and currently in production of its first feature film, an adaptation of a legendary Turkish comic book series; Bad Cat (original title: Kötü Kedi Şerafettin).
The Bad Cat is the breathtaking, tragicomic story of a group of friends comprised of a seagull, a mouse and a cat; stuck between men turning into animals and animals turning into men, rapidly digressing from their own values. The project gained international attention and was among the projects that was invited to the WIP meeting during Annecy International Animated Films Festival.
Lighting shots of the picture as per direction from the VFX Supervisor and DOP.
Creating lighting set ups and/or working with current set ups.
Using technical skill and knowledge to create images that meets the production quality on a consistent basis.
Participating as a team member in determining solutions for technical problems during shot production.
Working closely with other departments to make sure that the pipeline works smoothly.
Attending to project meetings when needed.
Creating efficient rendering set ups in order to optimize render farm usage.
Staying on schedule and meet deadlines while maintaining high quality results.
A strong knowledge of lighting techniques.
An advance knowledge of Maya and Arnold.
A solid knowledge of Fusion to complete the compositing phase of the rendered shots.
Creative problem solving and attention to detail.
Basic knowledge of Python.
3+ years experience as a Lighting Technical Director.
Strong working knowledge of large-scale, production-level pipelines.
For application, drop an email with your resume and reel to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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