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SENIOR MATTE PAINTER / CONCEPT ARTIST

POSITION IN OUR STUDIO - Canadian citizens or permanent residents only

Digital Matte Painters (DMP) are responsible for creating photo realistic images, elements or textures that match into live action footage or can stand alone. DMP work can also be used in the creation of a 3D environments, either by individual artist, or part of a team. A strong understanding for real world materials, lighting and composition is essential. DMP artists will work closely with CG and Composting departments and therefore must have a basic knowledge of the practises of each of these disciplines.

IMPORTANT REQUIREMENTS

Very strong skills in photo-realistic work using 3D geometry and photography Strong knowledge of photography, with a good sense of artistic composition. True team player with strong interpersonal skills and commitment to the team’s success. Creative problem solver with exceptional verbal and written communication skills. Excellent time management skills with keen attention to detail and ability to multi-task.

DESIRABLE SKILLS:

A traditional arts background with an emphasis on photo-realistic work and environments

Knowledge and experience of Nuke compositing software and 2.5D projection methods.

Knowledge and experience of Maya, Arnold and Redshift

Knowledge and experience of other related software, e.g; Mari, Terregan, Vue



To apply:

Please submit your application and demo, portfolio

jobs@starno.net