London, United Kingdom
Compositor ILM London (all levels)
*We are hiring at all levels for this discipline*
The Compositor combines live action and computer generated elements into visual effects shots that realise the vision and creative direction of the client and Visual Effects Supervisor. The Compositor is ultimately responsible for the aesthetic integrity and technical quality of the final image delivered to the client.
What you'll do
Together with the Compositing Supervisor and Visual Effects Supervisor, evaluate the creative and technical approach for assigned shots;
Perform all tasks associated with the compositing process, including: 2D tracking, matte extraction, layering of elements, and colour grading on moderately difficult to difficult shots;
Maintain the overall look, colour balance, and quality for assigned shots and sequences to create uniformity in all finished work;
Ability to work collaboratively with Artists from other disciplines.
What we're looking for
BA in Computer Graphics or equivalent experience
Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
Ability to write Nuke scripts and/or plugins is a plus
Python and/or C++ experience a plus
Strong knowledge of Nuke
Strong aesthetic skills in judging photo-realism and colour
Strong sense of composition, colour and design
Familiarity with using Unix systems
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rnyo01-34-239-173-144-42 in your application.
Lucasfilm is among the world’s leading entertainment service companies, a pioneer in visual effects and sound across multiple mediums, and is home to the legendary Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises.