12 Mar 2018

Full-Time Layout Artist (Previs Artist) – 3D

DHX Media – Posted by [email protected]Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Job Description

Want to make awesome cartoons with amazingly talented teams in a cool new studio?

DHX Media – Vancouver is looking for an experienced Previs Artist to join our team!

As a Previs Artist on Mega Man you will get to interpret storyboards and realize them into the 3D environment by establishing camera blocking, composition and lens choice.

What you’ll do:

Create 3D visualizations of storyboard animatics
Establish camera blocking, composition and lens choice
Pro-actively identify possible creative / technical problems with shots
Complete assigned sequences within scheduled timeframe
Ensure shot continuity
Keep current on previs techniques and technology

What you bring:

2+ years of experience in animation or film industry
Experience in Maya essential
Degree/diploma in fine arts or animation or equivalent experience an asset
Ability to interpret storyboards and realizes them in a 3D environment
Firm understanding of cameras, staging, composition, perspective, pacing, timing and cinematography concepts in animation context
Solid understanding of cinematic language and camera terminology
Basic modeling and rigging is an asset
Ability to clearly communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas
Ability to multitask, prioritize and manage time efficiently
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively, often with multiple tasks and under deadline pressure

To apply: http://www.dhxmedia.com/

Salary: $800.00 CAD – $1,200.00 CAD per week plus benefits

Term of Employment: Full Time, Project Based

Number of Vacancies: 1

Questions? Contact [email protected]

Location: 380 W 5th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C.


DHX Media delivers content that inspires, entertains and connects. But we create more than just animation, we build worlds and experiences for kids around the world. At our studios, quality, creativity and fun go hand in hand! Our teams dig into a diverse range of projects – from preschool and comedy to action-adventure – while enjoying awesome benefits, perks, and a whole lot of fun along the way. With some of Canada’s top creative talents, our studios are bursting with energy. So what are you waiting for? Come join us!

THANK YOU to all those who express interest in being a part of the DHX Studios team. Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive, we may be unable to reply to all applicants. If we feel that you may be a good match for one of our current openings you will be contacted.


Job Categories: 3D Animation. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in 19 days.

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