FX Technical Directors create a variety of natural and abstract phenomena for feature film effects.
FX artists will be expected to carry out the following responsibilities;
Create natural ( and unnatural) phenomena utilising simulations in particles, rigid-bodies, fluids, etc and other procedural or stochastic systems.
Implement pragmatic solutions for the creation of effects elements.
Facilitate look-development of fx elements using lighting, shading and compositing techniques to produce a final renderable image
Use Houdini and other proprietary FX tools to produce FX elements.
Work in partnership with other departments to ensure that the design and execution of setups and shots is delivered to the highest possible standard
Work independently and within the team to determine appropriate design solutions to create effects to cater for supervisors briefs
Submit shots for review and follow through with notes and feedback if required
Communicate to leads, supervisors and production staff regarding schedules and deadlines.
Respect schedules and deadlines while delivering FX elements to the highest possible standard
Strive to keep their skills current & up to date with new tools, software, and other related technology according to their discipline
Shader writing skills
Lighting and Rendering skills
C++ code writing skills
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