Department: Feature Animation
Reports To: Head of Rough Layout
Double Negative Feature Animation, a newly realised feature animation facility, is looking for rough layout artists to join our team. Together we will bring the vision of both major Hollywood studios and independent productions to life.
Key Purpose of the Job:
We are looking for Layout Artists to create shots & sequences, telling the story through the application of both traditional and CG filmmaking principles.
Needs to Do:
Establish camera positioning, camera movement and character blocking.
Need to Know:
Full knowledge of Maya.
Knowledge of cameras and lenses a plus.
Familiarity with pipeline issues.
Demonstrable a strong emphasis on visual storytelling, including composition and staging.
Showreels featuring 'feature' work would be preferred.
Needs to Be:
Good communication and organisational skills.
Flexibility and adaptability.
Able to take direction.