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Digital Matte Painter (Mid-Level)

Digital Matte Painter (Mid-Level)

Digital Matte Painter (Mid-Level)

Start date: Immediate

Location:   London 

Essential Skills: 

We are looking for candidates with a good understanding and working knowledge of the following to join our team:

  • Photoreal digital matte painting techniques achieving the seamless integration of digital paintwork, photographic stills, rendered CG (aov’s) and live action plates
  •  Artistic and technical principles of composition, colour, lighting atmospheric and optical effects
  • Advanced Photoshop practices working with adjustment layers, colourspace, etc in organised file management and publishing protocols for Film VFX pipelines
  • 2D drafting techniques to analyse and correct perspective, as well as building and rendering 3d base geo for wire-frame perspective reference in software such as Maya
  • DMP integration approaches, from 2D backdrops to 2.5/3D multiple projection setups in Maya, Nuke etc.
  • Previous experience in a Feature film / TV VFX facility an advantage.


Additional Skills: 

  • A plus if you also have the additional skills as listed below:
  •  Photography for DMP elements and texture still acquisition, survey and photogrammetry
  •  Generalist Maya: modelling / uv's, layout, cameras, etc
  • Texture painting and lookdev/lighting for feature film pipelines: vray, renderman, mental-ray, arnold,etc

Required qualities:  

  •  Team oriented
  • Professional aptitude and good communication skills
  • Pro-active, motivated and able to problem solve effectively
  •  Organised and punctual with a strong work ethic
  • Adaptable and always open to learning new techniques and software


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