Spain, Comunidad de Madrid, MadridCompositing
The SPA Studios is looking for 2 talented and experienced Compositing Supervisors for its already announced animated featured movie“EMBER”
The Compositing Supervisor is responsible for the leadership of the compositing team and contributes to the establishment of the look of the final picture.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Prepare and set up Nuke scenes with 2d and 3d elements, for a 2d workflow
Collaborate with other departments such as Layout, Ink & Paint, FX, Lighting, and Compositing
Match and integrate 3d elements in a 2d environment
Solve contact and perspective issues
Prepare 3d projections
Set up and animate 2d, multiplane and 3d cameras
Pre-comp all the different elements from which shots are going to be created
Update shots as new elements and versions get published
Create comp templates that can be utilised by artists and provide consistency in methods and look.
Ensure 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 schedule.
Apply depth of field, motion blur where requested.
Guarantee colour, mood and atmosphere continuity
FX integration and creation of 2d comp effects
Apply light and shadow 2d effects
Ensure that comp setups are clean, documented, and easy to understand. Pass off a shot to another compositing artist when necessary
Exchange comp elements with other teams or departments
May be asked to interview possible new hires for the department
May be asked to help train new staff
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
5+ years experience with Nuke in 2d films
Strong technical understanding of Nuke, both in 2d and 3d
Experience with ToonBoom Harmony is desired
Possess excellent understanding of composition and perspective
Understand the 2D animation process, including layout and scene planning
Understand editing and film structure
Have good communication skills
Have good team-working skills
Be able to deliver on schedule, working calmly and efficiently under pressure
Be able to take direction and be willing to address constructive feedback
English is a must, as all work will be developed in this language.
Spanish communication skills are an asset.