VFX Compositor - Film

Toronto, ON

Broadcasting / Radio / TV / Film
Application Closing Date
Experience Required
Employment Type
Job Description
We are a visual effects company, but our creative ambitions don't end there. We love to create, and we expect that from the people who work with us. We are always looking for dedicated, creative, and entrepreneurial individuals to join our team.
Job Requirements
Responsibilities and Duties

Reviewing the senior graphic designer's instructions;

Producing and assisting in developing and producing design concepts;

Capturing elements such as titles, text, drawings, illustrations, graphics, lettering and colour harmonization, using a computer;

Producing computerized images and drawings with 2D and 3D elements, to create seamless and realistic effects;

Digitizing images using peripherals and transform them using retouching systems, graphic palettes or specialized software;

Performing the layout, page make-up and placement using the conceptual mock-ups provided;

Producing proofs and camera-ready materials and preparing film and any other prepress materials;

Painting or inking individual cells of 2-D or 3-D animated drawings according to animator's specifications using an electronic palette; and

Laying out, drawing or painting letters, figures, logos and designs for windows, advertisements, billboards, vehicles, books and publications using specialized software or painting equipment

Working in a multidisciplinary environment

Qualifications and Skills
A solid understanding of how to use a computer and manage files;

A strong working knowledge of the following software: Foundry's Nuke, Autodesk's Maya and Adobe Photoshop. Knowledge of related software packages is a plus;

A related background in Matte Painting, Lighting, Photography and/or Traditional Art;

Ability to communicate effectively with Designers, Artists, and fellow teammates;

Ability to work well within groups;

An intimate knowledge of Artistic principles, including composition, colour, texture, and use of light; and

Skillfully able to seamlessly integrate visual effects into various desired environments.

A education background in visual effects is considered an asset

Job Type: Full-time

Please send all resumes to: info@torpedopictures.ca