SPIN VFX TORONTO IS RECRUITING FOR
This position is to commence on or about January 7, 2013.
JOB DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Tracking Artist is responsible to track the live action camera move in 3D, providing a virtual camera that the CG scene will be viewed from.
§ Convert background plates to various formats to use with specific software to create digital motion files that match the plate photograph including animate live action character or relative object in the scene
§ Generate 2D Compositing elements while maintaining the accuracy of camera perspective
§ Model the set geometry used to create the matchmove and environment for Animators and Technical Director
§ Responsible for basic composites of the files with the background to evaluate the tracking accuracy
§ Minimum 3 years feature film and television experience in live action
§ Ability to reproduce exact camera moves within a computer environment
§ Understanding of photography and the effects of different lenses on perspectives
§ Experience as an artist, animator or camera operator
§ Proficient in PF track and Syntheyes
§ Must have a willingness to learn new tools, proven ability to be detail-oriented and to work efficiently within a production environment
§ Excellent problem solving skills including the ability work under tight deadlines
§ Stereo experience is an asset
To Apply for this position:
§ Please submit a cover letter and resume with a link to your online website to: firstname.lastname@example.org
§ Clearly include your name, address, telephone and email address
§ Please include position applying for in subject of email
§ Only qualified applicants will be contacted
§ No phone calls or drop-ins please.