SENIOR TRACKING/ MATCHMOVE ARTIST
We are looking for a Senior Tracking/Matchmove Artist to join our new team in Vancouver. This is an exciting and rare opportunity to be part of the formative years of a new studio in Vancouver. Our constantly increasing projects range from feature films to commercials. You will be working together with artists with a wealth of experience on various productions. We are looking for talented people who have the drive to keep up and contribute to this quickly growing company.
We offer extended health benefits, flexible hours and an open creative environment for all our staff.
Convert background plates to various formats to use with specific software to create digital motion files that match the plate photography. This may include animating any live-action character or relative object in the scene.
Establish character blocking, camera positioning and animate camera movement.
Provide technical set-up of shots for downstream production departments.
Model the set geometry used to create the matchmove and environment for Animators and Technical Directors. * Lights, renders and composites files with the background to judge the move
Maintain a professional level of knowledge about current developments in matchmove tools for computer graphics, especially in areas that relate to the film industry.
5 years minimum experience in the VFX industry.
Extensive Experience using relevant tracking software such as 3DEqualizer and/or SynthEyes.
Demonstrated experience in highly technical, dynamic departments.
Communication in English
Degree in film, art, communications or related field
Please submit your resume and demo reels (e.g. student work, personal work or project work)
Must be eligible to work in Canada.