Framestore’s Integrated Advertising division is expanding our staff compositing team and are looking for an experienced Mid level Flame Artist to join us in working on a broad range of high end content including advertising, episodic, and immersive projects.
Flame Artists are responsible for creating visual and special effects and other images using Flame for high-end commercial advertising. They will composite the numerous elements that complete a visual effects shot while developing live-action, CG imagery and 2D elements into single composites.
Working in a suite with clients, both creatively and when finishing projects
Work closely with vfx supervisors and lead artist as well as producers
Conforming edits including manipulating EDLs, working with offline edits, eye-matching material where necessary
QC & Mastering requirements including comprehensive knowledge of broadcast requirements
Support Producers in bidding projects and helping creative directors or vfx supervisors pitch and win the 2D aspects of projects
Provide visually creative and timely solutions to directors.
Communicates with other VFX staff and departments on the status of work.
Able to manage time effectively and give accurate assessments of the workload and the time required to complete tasks.
Help troubleshoot any Flame technical issues across projects, providing solutions to problems that will improve the production and project efficiency and enable projects to be delivered on time and to a high standard.
Foster a collaborative and supportive working environment where Flame artists perform at their highest ability.
3+ years experience on commercials using Flame
Broad skill set across all areas of flame, showing strong compositing skills as well as project management, finishing and mastering
Must be highly organised and have the ability to juggle and prioritise several projects at once in a highly efficient manner
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with both clients and staff
Understanding of Clearcast rules for legal type and size, flashing
An understanding and commitment to providing superior service to commercials clients, both from a technical and creative point of view.