Full Time Job

Previz Artist

Moving Picture Company

Bengaluru, India 10-29-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Moving Picture Company (MPC) is a global VFX studio with decades of storytelling experience across the feature film and episodic industries, with award-winning highlights including The Lion King, 1917, The Mandalorian, and Wandavision.

MPC's global network of artists is constantly innovating to bring unimaginable ideas to life through cutting-edge technology and boundless creativity. Part of the Technicolor Creative Studios network, MPC continues to lead the visual arts industry, building authentic and long-lasting connections with audiences across screens worldwide.

• High consistent standard of quality and speed
• Finds ways to improve the sequence, not just individual shot. More dynamic action and/or emotion of shot is great, but sometimes simple changes have an even bigger impact.
• Offers story suggestions, but understands client limitations
• High level of knowledge of camera and lenses
• Excels at lens flare, glow and shadow cards
• Able to modify more complex models and textures to complement their shots
• Able to create simple models and textures to complement their shots
• High level of animation, fx, camera, comping and lighting
• Rigging: basic knowledge and problem solving capabilities (does not mean you must create new custom rigs)
• Ability to operate independently with little or no supervision at all while producing a large amount of work
• Proven ability to assist newer artists that are working alongside them
• Starting to anticipate client revisions before they are given
• Able to identify and communicate potential problems clearly to the Lead/Supervisor accurately before they become a concern for the client, as well as offer solutions
• Planning and organizing – ability to work on a number of priorities and turn around shots in a timely manner
• As a Previs Senior – you should have basic knowledge of Postvis comparable to a Junior to Mid level Postvis Artist or above.

Qualifications

Shot quota expectation:

2-4 Simple shots per day / OR 1-2 medium complex shots per day / OR 1 complex shot per day / OR 1 extremely complex shot every 1- 2 days.

Technical Skills:
• Expert in Rotoscoping
• Expert in Matchmoving
• Strong understanding of Camera Data and lenses
• Understands Edge Processing of mattes for better integration of elements
• Understands creative ways to take the ''edge'' off of CG renders
• Is able to showcase creative problem solving on problematic shots the client wants to use.
• Can composite complicated shots

The details above provide an outline of the skills and experience we are looking out for. Within our artist team structure, we have a range of positions. These are:
• Artist
• Key Artist
• Technical Artist
• Lead

During our recruitment process we will be assessing where your skills and experience best fit.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d5m5yz-34-229-119-176-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Moving Picture Company

Technicolor is home to the world's premiere portfolio of visual effects brands, services, and creative innovations. With locations that span the globe, and service offerings tailored to the specific creative and storytelling needs of each project, we power premium content. Our diverse family of VFX brands includes: MPC, The Mill, MR. X, Mikros MPC Advertising, and Technicolor VFX. Each studio has their own unique approach to help storytellers create out of this world experiences.