Compositors seamlessly integrate all the layers or elements of a shot, including live-action and computer graphic elements. Compositors work closely with Visual Effects Supervisors and CG Supervisors to composite the numerous elements that complete visual-effects shots.
Lead Compositor will be handling a team of compositors.
Working in collaboration with the Compositing Supervisor and Visual Effects Supervisor to evaluate the creative and technical approach to assigned shots
Giving briefs and direction to the team with the aid of the VFX Supervisors in order to ensure the appropriate execution of shots
Training and mentoring of more junior artists
Integrating 2D, 3D and live action elements to high-end visual effects film standard
Meeting schedules and show deadlines
Ongoing communication with Production and the team regarding schedules and deadlines
Taking responsibility for the teams' workload, time management and notes/feedback actions required by Supervisors
Balancing the creative and technical aspects of each shot
Working with a good knowledge of colour space principles
An excellent working knowledge of and production experience with Nuke
A familiarity with stereo compositing and working with multiple render passes
Previous experience leading or mentoring a team
Excellent organisation, communication and interpersonal skills
A pro-active and collaborative work ethic
A strong eye for detail, composition, colour and lighting
The ability to multitask, prioritise and problem solve
An understanding of colour space principles
A working knowledge of the overall VFX pipeline
Knowledge of practical lighting for photography
Experience in dealing and communicating with clients
Programming and coding experience and knowledge
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