Compositing Artist

The SPA Studios
2018-11-16 16:22:11
Empresa: The SPA StudiosWeb: www.thespastudios.comActividades: Animación 3DArte conceptualCineAnimación 3DAnimación 3DProducción audiovisualServicios para empresasNúmero de trabajadores: 130Información acerca de la empresa:The SPA Studios offers the highest quality in Animation, Content & Visual Development, Character Design and Storyboarding. Founded by Sergio Pablos (Director, Screenwriter and Animator), our clients include Netflix, Universal, Blue Sky, Warner and Disney among other intrustry leading companies.The studio credits include: Despicable me, RIO, Foosbal, Hunchback of Notre Dame, Hercules, Tarzan, Treasure Planet...and we are currently in production with Netflix’ biggest animation project: KLAUS. (teaser below)We are always interested in talented and experienced artists, click here to view our career opportunities.Texto de la oferta:The SPA Studios are using digital tools to reimagine the charm of classical 2d animation, blended with unique cutting edge digital techniques that adds a fresh volumetric look, lighting and texturing that people have to come to expect in family movies.We are structuring the department so artist have an opportunity to set up the shot at the Pre-Comp stage when all the digital elements are coming together, then finish the same shot when is complete in Lighting and ready for the Final Composite. The first pass is more technical, the final pass is the more artistic one.All applications must be through mínimos:Proven experience as a CompositorBe self-motivated and comfortable working with deadlines and budget restrictionsTeamwork and excellent communication skillsBe able to take direction and be willing to address constructive feedbackShow respect for the procedures and requirements of the studio production and pipelineProficiency in Nuke is essentialAbility to relocate to Madrid is necessaryEnglish is a must, as the work will be developed in this languageRequisitos deseados:A valid EU work permit is a bonusResponsabilidades:Prepare and set up Nuke scenes with 2d and 3d elements, for a 2d workflowCollaborate with other departments such as Layout, Ink & Paint, Lighting, and CompositingSet up image sizes and formats for the background and layout departmentsPerform technical work in support of shot lighting and compTroubleshoot and debug shot problems as they ariseMatch and integrate 3d elements in a 2d environmentSolve contact and perspective issuesPrepare 3d projectionsSet up and animate 2d, multiplane and 3d camerasPre-comp all the different elements from which shots are going to be createdUpdate shots as new elements and versions get publishedLay down a base for the Final Composite to work fromProvide other departments with the needed elements meeting their technical requirementsEnsure quality of composition of all the provided elements for each assigned shot.Ensure that assigned shots fit in the continuity of a sequence and fulfil the vision of the Directors, Art Directors, and CG Supervisor while meeting the production scheduleColor grading and matching of the different elementsApply depth of field, motion blur and other kinds of effects where requestedGuarantee color, mood and atmosphere continuityEnsure continuity problems in shots within the sequence are addressedFX integration and creation of 2d comp effectsApply light and shadow 2d effectsEnsure that comp setups are clean, documented and easy to understand.Exchange comp elements with other teams or departments