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Sydney - Australia
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Mid – Senior Rotomation Artists

Description

Are you a mid to senior rotomation artists who is available in April/May and interested in working on Peter Rabbit? You could be the Rotomation artist we are looking for!

As a rotomation artist you’ll animate props and character rigs to match live action plates, through various camera perspectives.

What you’ll get to do:

·         Work within a team of artists to provide the animated characters that match plate actors.

·         Use various skills and techniques including automated and hand tracking, to provide accurate frame by frame matching of plate objects

What you bring:

·         5 + years’ experience on feature films, TV and/or animated features.

·         3 + years’ experience in 3D rotomation.

·         Demonstrates solid knowledge of Maya.

·         Extensive use of character and prop rigs.

·         In-depth understanding of 3D space and virtual cameras.

·         Able to work autonomously and with a team.

·         High level of attention to detail.

·         Excellence in problem solving and balancing quick turnaround with long term quality.

·         Excellent attention to detail.

·         Strong communication skills and the ability to efficiently organise and prioritise work across multiple areas.

The following would be considered a bonus

·         Ability to use 3D Equalizer a bonus

What you’ll need to include on your application:

  • A resume
  • A demo reel that showcases your work as a final shot .
  • A break down to describe the work done by you

Due to security reasons please do not include any links to Dropbox or Google Docs.

 

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To apply, please complete our online application form via our website: https://www.animallogic.com/careers/jobs/locations/sydney/

Animal Logic is recognised as one of the world’s leading independent creative digital studios, producing award winning design, visual effects and animation for over 25 years. With studios in Sydney and Vancouver and development offices in Sydney and Los Angeles, Animal Logic continues to forge new partnerships and collaborations with leading studios and filmmakers to develop and produce stories that resonate with a global audience.

Animal Logic is currently in production on Peter Rabbit 2 and is creating visual effects for Captain Marvel. Recent productions include The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part, Peter Rabbit, The LEGO Ninjago Movie, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and Alien: Covenant. Other film credits include: The LEGO Movie, Avengers: Age of Ultron, The Great Gatsby, Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole, 300, Happy Feet and The Matrix.

Animal Logic Entertainment (ALE) is the production arm tasked with developing a strong slate of innovative, commercially minded, story driven projects stamped with the visual and technical innovation that has become the hallmark of the studios’ work. The development slate, while eclectic and diverse, has a core focus on tent pole, 4-quadrant family feature animation and hybrid projects as well as filmmaker driven and visually arresting live action/VFX films. ALE is currently in production on Peter Rabbit 2. Previous projects include Peter Rabbit and Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole.

Truant Pictures, a subsidiary of Animal Logic, collaborates with both emerging and established talent to develop and produce thought-provoking genre films for an international audience. Truant Pictures operates out of Animal Logic’s Sydney-based studio and Los Angeles office, alongside ALE.

For over 25 years, Animal Logic has remained committed to innovation, technical and creative excellence and most importantly, creating a collaborative and storytelling culture with a unique voice. We have BIG dreams!