Prep & Roto Artists work closely with the Compositors using a variety of paint techniques to seamlessly prepare plates for Compositors to use for visual effects shots.
Artists are expected to:
- Remove Rigs and wires using Nuke and other frame by frame painting software
- De-graining and re-graining paint work before it leaves the department
- Have an understanding of Nukes 3D environment to project clean plates and understand how to use UV projections
- Be able to dustbust plates and do scratch removal
- A willingness to learn new techniques
- Previous experience leading a show or team is a plus
- Check shots published by other artists
- Check in with other crew members to identify need of help or direction
- Ability to give feedback concise and clear notes and offer training where required
- Knowledge of checking outsourced work is a plus
Needs to know:
- A working knowledge of Nuke
- A knowledge and interest in photography and digital manipulation is helpful
- A critical eye for detail and strong communication skills
Needs to be:
- A good artist talent with a knowledge of composition and colour
- A strong eye for detail and precision
- Able to work under pressure amongst a large team
- Able to take direction and feedback well from Compositors and Supervisors
Measures of Performance:
- Quality of paint work
- On time delivery
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