Full Time Job

Final Layout Artist

Animal Logic

Sydney, Australia 02-05-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Are you a Final Layout Artist interested iin working with us on our next fully CG animated feature, ''The Magician's Elephant?'' T he Final Layout Artist is responsible for camera polishing , final set d ressing , and picture compositing.

What you'll get to do:
• Finalise the cinematic staging and camera positioning as directed by the Layout Supervisor or Director
• Work closely with the Layout Leads and Supervisor to polish camera animation and lensing style in alignment with the film director's vision
• Clearly understand the creative requirements of a sequence and deliver these creative goals in a timely manner and to the highest standard
• Provide technical setups of shots to downstream departments
• Help provide solutions to creative briefs through existing tools & processes
• Understand the department pipeline including all assets and tools, and their purpose

What you bring:
• 3 -5 + years' experience working in Final Layout
on feature animation, VFX projects ,
or TV Series
• Previous experience working with large digital fe ature film production pipelines
• Working knowledge and understanding of 3D software packages used in digital film product ion, in particular Maya
• Working knowledge of camera animation, scene set-up , and set dressing
• Ability to produce high-level camera work with an in depth knowledge of camera polishing, framing, composition techniques , and cinematography
• An understanding of editing and ensuring continuity over a sequence of shots and the film
• Ability to work solo as well as collaborat ively within a team environment
• Maintain a flexible approach with the ability to achieve deadlines within a team environment while under pressure
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to efficiently
organi s e and prioriti s e work across multiple areas

Company Profile
Animal Logic

Animal Logic is one of the world's most accomplished digital studios producing award winning, ground breaking and trail blazing animation, visual effects and design.