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Luma Pictures Recruiting FX Artist, Character Modeling/Texturing Artists & Character Rigging TD

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FX Artist (Los Angeles)

Responsibilities:

Can develop complex particle and fluid simulations in Maya and FumeFX
Light and render FX passes for specific shots using developed FX rigs
Develop rigs/techniques to implement and optimize approved looks
Produce look tests based on provided reference materials
Creation of tools and scripts to facilitate workflow

Qualifications:

Artist should have advanced knowledge of Maya.
Should also be proficient in

Fume
Realflow
Houdini

Artists must be able to take direction and work in a team focused environment, good communication skills are a must
Python scripting experience is a plus
Understanding multi pass 3D compositing is a plus
Strong time management skills and extremely organized.
Solid work ethic and a positive attitude in the face of challenging situations.

Pluses:

Has working knowledge and expertise in other areas of the pipeline outside of FX.

Apply here:-  http://www.lumapictures.com/jobs/?28
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Character Modeling/Texturing Artists (Los Angeles)

Luma Pictures is an artist centric feature film VFX studio located two blocks from the beach in Santa Monica, California. We maintain a unique culture with an amazingly talented staff and are always on the lookout for exceptional people for full time and project positions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

– polygonal modeling of creatures, props and environments from photo reference
– optimization of UV’s for maximum efficiency
– developing multilayered photo-real textures for use in multipass rendering.

QUALIFICATIONS:

– Artist must be well versed with Maya and Z-Brush skills are a plus
– Artist must have an understanding of pipeline based productions and multi-pass rendering methods
– Artist must submit show reel demonstrating their ability to model and texture photo-real creatures, characters, props or environments
– Artists must be able to take direction and work in a team focused environment, good communication skills are a must
– You must be willing & able to relocate to LA if necessary.

SUBMISSIONS:

If you think you fit the bill and want a quick response, upload your reel/portfolio and a shot breakdown to: http://www.lumapictures.com/jobs/?491
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Character Rigging TD (Los Angeles)

Luma Pictures is an artist centric feature film VFX studio located two blocks from the beach in Santa Monica, California. We maintain a unique culture with an amazingly talented staff and are always on the lookout for exceptional people for full time and project positions.

Responsibilities:

– Develop realistic skeletal rigs for a variety of humanoids and complex creatures
– Create tools with the Maya API and MEL scripts to enable animators to create realistic animation
– Work with senior TD’s to develop and integrate tools into a robust pipeline

Qualifications:

– Extensive knowledge of anatomy and a thorough understanding of bio-mechanics, kinesiology for humanoid and animals
– Thorough understanding of weighting and skinning and be able to work interactively with modelers to resolve challenges
– Demonstrated ability to rig a variety of characters/objects in a realistic, non-cartoon manner
– Maya API, MEL scripting, Python and Perl scripting skills are a plus

Submissions:

If you think you fit the bill and want a quick response, upload your reel/portfolio and a shot breakdown to: http://www.lumapictures.com/jobs/?4
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