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Method Studios Recruiting VFX Editor

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VFX Editor

Category: Editor
Company: Method Studios Los Angeles
Location: Los Angeles (United States)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description


The Editor incorporates all required versions (from animatics through to final composites) of visual effects shots into the current cuts of live action sequences for the review of Supervisors and Producers. He/she also maintains a functioning environment where the Visual Effects Supervisor can evaluate any version of a shot in the current sequences for aesthetic and technical direction. The Editor is the liaison between vendor facility and client VFX editorial department.

Duties and Responsibilities

Receive and process client count sheets and line-up info, and translate data into the internal facility shot online database (Shotgun)
Check plate frames received to guarantee the frames that the facility received can indeed complete the shot as intended by the client
Publish EDL / Quicktimes to our internal dailies system using a GUI interface or command line Shell script
Convert Quicktimes to various codec/resolution specs per client or facility needs
Work with reference footage provided by client / facility to extract frame sequences and send reference to our internal database system
Work with audio files to provide animation team with sync sound for dialogue/action
Drive Avid playback for client and internal supervisor review sessions
Create Avid Ref JPEG frame sequences that represent the Client’s creative intent for each shot at the correct frame length for final delivery
Upon show completion assist with how-to/making of shot reels and final archive of shots/sequences


4-5 years industry experience with Avid Media Composer (including High Definition projects)
Experienced with using timelines, client media consolidations, Avid effects, titles, etc. to complete work
Knowledge of Final Cut Pro a plus
Familiar with Cinesync, for client teleconferencing and review calls
Knowledge of computer network and operating systems
Excellent client relation and communications skills
Working well under pressure
Positive outlook and solution orientated

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