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Method Studios Recruiting Compositor & Matchmove Artist

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Compositor

Category: Compositor
Company: Method Studios London
Location: London (United Kingdom)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description

Description

Method Studios is currently in search of a Senior Nuke Compositor to join its and 2D team of artists. In this role one will integrate CG elements and matte paintings into live action plates. This will encompass matching color, lighting, and exposure of stock elements to rendered or photographed elements, matte extractions from blue/green screen photography, the transformation and warping of elements as needed, 2D/3D camera tracking, graining and degraining as necessary, paint fixes and rotoscoping, as well as matte edge processing and integration.

Responsibilities and Duties

matching color, lighting, and exposure of stock elements to rendered or photographed elements
matte extractions from blue/green screen photography
transform and warp elements as needed
2D/3D camera tracking
grain and degrain as necessary
paint fixes and rotoscoping
matte edge processing and integration

Qualifications

minimum 4 years of node-based compositing software experience (Nuke, Shake, Fusion)
experience with Keylight, Primatte or Ultimatte
knowledge of projection mapping
Maya experience a plus
sound aesthetic with good understanding of color, contrast, and lighting design
knowledge of film resolution and aspect ratios
strong problem-solving skills
strong interpersonal and communication skills
team player with great attitude
dependable and flexible
takes direction well and exercises close attention to detail

Apply here:- http://www.methodstudios.com/apply/compositor-1
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Matchmove Artist

Category: Matchmove
Company: Method Studios London
Location: London (United Kingdom)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description

Description

Method Studios is currently in search of a Tracking and Matchmove Artist to join its 3D team of artists.
The primary focus of this position is in the integration of on-set data, tracking details, Previz, animation support, layout scenes, and Outsource Material unification.

Responsibilities and Duties

supervise the tracking of CG elements so that both camera and objects match live-action footage in a 3D environment and maintain consistent shot quality
report to Layout Supervisor regarding on-set supervision, the integration of on-set data, tracking details, Previz, animation support, layout scenes, and Outsource Material unification
work with production to create matchmove schedules and project targets for designated show
define any specific matchmove tools required for the show and identify any additions or modifications
act as the point of contact between Matchmove and show supervisors
assist with any technical/production issues and utilize camera knowledge and on-set skills when necessary
responsible for camera tracking, matchmove and layout work on shots, object tracking, Rotomation, and Previz when needed
tracking shots in Syntheyes
learn facility pipeline to be able to provide cameras and layouts from tracking/layout to the other departments

Qualifications

proficiency in 3D Equalizer, Maya, and Boujou
knowledge of 3D tracking softwares (Syntheyes, Pftrack, Boujou, etc.)
proven Matchmove experience
Nuke experience a plus
knowledge of Shake and tracking experience in Shake an advantage. experience with other tracking software such as Matchmover also an asset
must be able to model and manipulate geometry for scene reconstruction and to aid tracking
must demonstrate an eye for detail and precision with strong problem-solving skills
must have a solid understanding of camera movement and filming techniques
general understanding of linux/unix-based operating systems
must embrace the essential components of a strong team: open communication, trust, respect, loyalty, and shared vision.
good at taking direction and implementing changes with quick turn-around
excellent interpersonal and written communication skills
ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
overall commitment to excellence and a willingness to work in a team environment in achieving goals and completing projects

Apply here:- http://www.methodstudios.com/apply/matchmove-artist
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