27 Jul 2017

Temporary Previz (Rough Layout) Artist

On Animation Studio – Posted by ONAnimationstudiosMTLAnywhere

Job Description

About Us

ON Animation Studio is taking a journey into the land of creativity and infinite possibilities…into the Playmobil Universe! Lino diSalvo (Frozen, Tangled) is directing our next exciting CG feature film adventure.

Since 2013, ON Animation Studio has produced, developed and created the pipeline and tools used on the films “The Little Prince” (winner of the 2016 César for Best Animated Film) and “Mune”, at Mikros Image Canada’s facilities in Montreal. In 2016, we embarked on yet another adventure – operating as a full-fledged independent CG studio in the heart of downtown Montreal, with the commission of a brand new 25.000 sq ft facility!

If you’re a team player with a passion for the quality of your work (and having fun while doing it!) then we definitely want to hear from you. Our team is world class and we’re growing!

You should apply if…

You believe that cameras tell the story in all your favourite movies! The idea of putting sequences together at the very beginning of the CG animation pipeline is an exciting challenge for you.

Your mission

Work closely with the Previz Lead to create cinematic sequences in the 3D environment;
Bring the diverse Playmobil storyboards into life as dynamic images for the previz team;
Analyze and creatively solve cinematic problems that come up in the course of production;
Must work within the established pipeline;
Respect to the production schedule for the department.
Your qualifications

1+ year of experience creating cinematic pre-visualizations or rough layout for CG animation (we are looking for artists at ALL levels);
A strong interest in Pre-viz/Layout and storytelling;
Strong knowledge of cinematic language and the fundamentals of image structure, staging, and composition;
Some exposure to modeling, lighting, texturing, rigging and animation (asset);
Experience working in Maya environment;
Must be a team player!
Please note that Canadian citizens and Canadian permanent residents will be considered in priority
Thank you to all those who express interest in being a part of the ON Animation 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.

The greatest stories come from the greatest talents. Join us at ON Animation Studio!



Job Categories: 3D Animation. Job Types: Temporary. Job expires in 4 days.

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