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Chicago
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Experience Experience
San Francisco, CA
Compositor
San Francisco, CA
Rath, Davis and Dare
San Francisco, CA
Compositor
  • Provide input regarding tools and interfaces to improve throughout
  • Work with Compositing team to maintain continuity and consistent performance within a show
  • Work with production and supervisor team to understand and manage schedules and shot deadlines
  • Performs a variety of additional clerical and administrative duties to assist in meeting Courant and department goals
  • Maintain the overall look, color balance, and quality for assigned shots and sequences to create uniformity in all finished work
  • Work with lighting team members to achieve high quality complex composites
  • Working with a good knowledge of colour space principles
Phoenix, AZ
Tv-lighter / Compositor
Phoenix, AZ
Jones-Flatley
Phoenix, AZ
Tv-lighter / Compositor
  • Assist in developing lighting looks and light rigs for characters and sets
  • Become well versed in the DWTV Lighting & Compositing Pipeline
  • Assist in documenting new workflows and updating existing documentation. Formats to include but not limited to word documents and Camtasia videos
  • Manage the render times of assigned assets per provided target render time goals
  • Willingness to assist in solving CG issues across the various disciplines. ie: Texturing, Modeling,
  • Design and create lighting and the look of environments and characters for digitally composited sequences to reach the vision of the Animation Director, TV and Supervising Producer, CG-TV while meeting the production schedule
  • Set up, light, rig and comp Character and Environment Assets
present
Dallas, TX
Lead Compositor
Dallas, TX
Buckridge-Ward
present
Dallas, TX
Lead Compositor
present
  • Delivering final shots that are creatively and technically excellent
  • Tackling the compositing of shots effectively
  • Excellent attention to detail when finalizing, approving or quality controlling shots
  • Take direction from the Compositing Supervisor to help realize the vision of the shots through the compositing team
  • Oversee the quality of work and direction of shots for a team of compositing artists
  • Communicate the creative brief and real-world references from the VFX Supervisor and Director to the Compositing team
  • Offer guidance and mentoring for junior to mid-level compositors
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Aesthetic Quality
Bachelor’s Degree in Aesthetic Quality
Texas A&M University
Bachelor’s Degree in Aesthetic Quality
Skills Skills
  • Strong knowledge of Nuke
  • A strong eye for detail, composition, colour and lighting
  • An excellent working knowledge of and production experience with Nuke
  • Ability to adapt quickly to new technologies and applications
  • Strong knowledge of compositing workflow and the compositing application interface
  • Ability to troubleshoot and deal with competing priorities and projects
  • Ideal candidate has strong fine arts foundation skills, such as photography and photographic lighting
  • Strong aesthetic skills in judging photo-realism and color
  • Ability to remain calm during peak production periods and maintain the morale of the Compositing team
  • Excellent time management and communication skills
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Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • BA in Computer Graphics or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 3 yrs of compositing experience in a feature film or commercial production environment
  • Ability to work gracefully under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Ability to write Nuke gizmos and/or plugins is a plus
  • Python and/or C++ experience a plus
  • Strong knowledge of Nuke
  • Strong aesthetic skills in judging photo-realism and color
  • Strong sense of composition, color and design
  • Ideal candidate has strong fine arts foundation skills, such as photography and photographic lighting
  • Familiarity with using Unix systems
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Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Working in collaboration with Compositing Leads to evaluate the creative and technical approach to assigned shots
  • Taking briefs and direction from Lead Compositors and VFX Supervisors to execute assigned shots
  • Integrating 2D, 3D and live action elements to high-end visual effects film standard
  • 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
  • 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
  • Knowledge of practical lighting for photography
  • A working knowledge of the overall VFX pipeline
  • Experience in dealing and communicating with clients
  • Programming and coding experience and knowledge
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Lighter / Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Design and implement lighting of characters and environments for shots that meet and enhance the given art direction
  • Work with FX department for integrating and developing FX
  • Work closely with visual effects supervisors, producers and the lighting / compositing supervisor
  • Ultimately responsible for completing all lighting and compositing of shots
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Compositor, Temp Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform all tasks associated with the compositing process, including 2D tracking, matte extraction, layering of elements, color grading, 3D projections, roto/paint work
  • Implement compositing solutions for designated shots, utilizing base lighting comps and direction from Compositing Sr/Lead and Supervisor
  • Complete shots in an appropriate time frame while communicating any issues or slowdowns to Sr/Lead, Supervisor, or APM
  • Create organized and efficient compositing scripts to be handed off to the Stereo department
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Compositor, Temp Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent degree in Fine Arts, Computer Science, Computer Visualization, or equivalent work experience
  • 2+ years of experience in the high-end feature film visual effects
  • Demo reel required demonstrating strong artistic skills including knowledge of color, lighting, perspective, scale, and composition
  • Experience in a Linux production environment is required, Mac experience preferred
  • Demonstrated experience working closely in a small team with tight schedules
  • Scripting or programming experience is a plus
  • Traditional art portfolio demonstrating traditional art skills is a plus
  • Experience with Maya or equivalent is a strong plus
  • Demonstrate the ability to prioritize and manage time well
  • Expert knowledge of Nuke or equivalent is required
  • Good note-taking and written skills
  • Good time-keeping
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BC D Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • At least 2 years live action visual effects compositing experience
  • Knowledge of projection, matte painting integration, CG integration, EXR integration, rig removal
  • Expert eye for colour and composition
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BC D Compositor, Features Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be proficient in Nuke
  • Working knowledge of Maya
  • Live action visual effects compositing experience
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Lead Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Oversee the quality of work and direction of shots for a team of compositing artists
  • Check work progress
  • Tackling the compositing of shots effectively
  • Briefing junior compositors when the dividing of shots into tasks (e.g. roto-scoping) is required
  • Delivering final shots that are creatively and technically excellent
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Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Apply client notes to all comp shots with minimal guidance
  • Ensure continuity is upheld across shots and sequences
  • Work primarily with Compositing Supervisor/ leads to effectively solve compositing challenges within the pipeline
  • Composite multiple types of shots (live action footage, digital still photography, rendered cg elements and digital paint) with minimal supervision to create believable environments that are to be seamlessly integrated into the film
  • Work with production and supervisor team to understand and manage schedules and shot deadlines
  • Attend dailies, reviews, and team meetings
  • Provide input regarding tools and interfaces to improve throughout
  • Work with Compositing team to maintain continuity and consistent performance within a show
  • Work closely with lighters and matte painters to finish shots so that computer generated elements are seamlessly integrated with live-action plates
  • 3+ years’ experience in compositing digital VFX for film
  • Demonstrated work experience in Nuke (ie. assemble cg passes, cleanup, keying, roto)
  • Ability to balance quick turnaround while achieving a high degree of aesthetic quality
  • Experience in Nuke
  • Knowledge of compositing workflow and the compositing application interface
  • Good understanding of photography and film and how the interactions of light, lenses and film emulsions go to make up the image
  • Ability to understand black levels, grain structure and any technical issues pertaining to the film format
  • Ability to composite multiple types of shots from simple to difficult with increasingly less supervision
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Lead Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Communicate the creative brief and real-world references from the VFX Supervisor and Director to the Compositing team
  • Communicate successes and challenges faced by the team to the Compositing Supervisor
  • Take direction from the Compositing Supervisor to help realize the vision of the shots through the compositing team
  • Responsible for working with the Compositing Supervisor to assess, assign and monitor compositing needs
  • Complete compositing tasks include blue/green screen pulls, 3D projection environment in Nuke, balancing and sometimes creating shadow elements, color correction, wire & rig removal, roto, dust-busting, morphs, transitions, background replacement, day-for-night, dry-for-wet and a host of other 2D issues if time permits
  • Promote interdepartmental collaboration
  • Experience with complex matte extractions and motion tracking
  • Understanding of photography, physics and lighting
  • Excellent attention to detail when finalizing, approving or quality controlling shots
  • Ability to train and coach artists in compositing techniques and best practice
  • Strong aptitude for technical workflow challenges such as directory structure, file formats, naming conventions, scripts, automation tools, automated dailies, etc
  • Strong knowledge of compositing workflow and the compositing application interface
  • Ability to teach new techniques and apply new approaches to push compositing to the next level
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Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform a variety of job duties in a sophisticated electronic Mac based pre-press area; fully knowledgeable and competent in at least three general pre-press job functions
  • Ability to navigate on Mac in various programs to compose, save, correct and deliver advertisements that meet or exceed customer expectations with accuracy and creativity
  • Operating and recognizing malfunctions in various typesetting and Mac composition equipment and proof-making equipment
  • Prepare color and proofs, accurately including formatting text such as hard and soft returns, importing art or photos while composing advertisements on MAC equipment using a variety of programs such as InDesign, Multi-Ad, Quark, Illustrator or Freehand and PhotoShop
  • Insure quality and resolve errors independently except when requiring supervisor’s approval
  • Specific job duties vary with the pre-press area to which the employee is assigned. The compositor can perform all duties in a number of different areas as well as train and orient new employees, participate in special projects (such as working on training manuals, suggesting improvements in procedures and/or use of equipment and supplies)
  • Familiarity with The Hartford Courant style and advertiser’s style enhances the ability of the compositor to get the job done accurately and on time
  • Performs a variety of additional clerical and administrative duties to assist in meeting Courant and department goals
  • Work schedule can vary during peak periods; overall, shifts include nights, third shift, weekends, holidays because newspaper is printed every day
  • Constant attention to detail and constant quality-checking for accuracy is a requirement of all jobs in the prepress production area. Errors can cost the Courant money (advertising/classified credits); some cause confusion (running an out-dated ad, leaving type out of pages); some jeopardize the Courant’s reputation for accuracy and/or quality in the newspaper
  • High school diploma; MAC and/or PC skills, etc. and additional courses in graphic helpful
  • At least 3-5 years’ Hartford Courant prepress production experience with in-depth knowledge of at least three job functions; equivalent experience at other publications will be considered
  • Knowledge of half tone and color separation technology
  • Ability to learn new jobs and technology quickly in a fast-paced deadline-oriented environment
  • Ability to concentrate on multiple details to assure accuracy of printed products
  • Ability to adhere to job procedures which frequently changes due to changing technology, deadlines, and priorities
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Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Together with the Compositing Supervisor and Visual Effects Supervisor, evaluate the creative and technical approach for assigned shots
  • Perform all tasks associated with the compositing process, including 2D tracking, matte extraction, layering of elements, and color grading on moderately difficult to difficult shots
  • Maintain the overall look, color balance, and quality for assigned shots and sequences to create uniformity in all finished work
  • Ability to work collaboratively with artists from other disciplines
  • Proven Compositing experience in a feature film or commercial production environment
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BC Senior D Compositor, Features Resume Examples & Samples

  • 2 years experience in Senior Compositing role
  • Extensive feature film experience
  • Excellent knowledge of projection, matte painting integration, CG integration, EXR integration, rig removal
  • Experience with 3D multi-pass rendering techniques and colour space concepts
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Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Work with lighting team members to achieve high quality complex composites
  • Offer guidance and mentoring for junior to mid-level compositors
  • 5+ years’ experience in compositing digital VFX for film
  • Extensive experience with complex matte extractions and motion tracking
  • Senior experience in Nuke
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Digital Compositor Intern, Summer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Gather and composite books that completes series for sale
  • Fix /repair books that become corrupted
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple responsibilities
  • Must work well in a team setting
  • All candidates must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship
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Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • 2+ years of experience as a compositor, preferable in feature film industry
  • Good to expert knowledge of Nuke
  • Knowledge of After Effects is a plus
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Tv-lighter / Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assist in developing lighting looks and light rigs for characters and sets
  • Support the Lighting & Compositing Supervisor to achieve efficient solutions in a fast paced environment with high output requirements
  • Able to work independently on assigned tasks using commercial and proprietary lighting and compositing tools
  • Take direction from the CG Supervisor and Compositing Supervisor to establish suitable workflow processes, tools and gizmos to meet the needs of assigned tasks
  • Become well versed in the DWTV Lighting & Compositing Pipeline
  • Be able to troubleshoot files and tools for Partner Studio artists
  • Assist in documenting new workflows and updating existing documentation. Formats to include but not limited to word documents and Camtasia videos
  • Manage the render times of assigned assets per provided target render time goals
  • Willingness to assist in solving CG issues across the various disciplines. ie: Texturing, Modeling,
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Digital Compositor Intern, Fall Resume Examples & Samples

  • Gather files to make digital copies of the books for Marvel online
  • Re-make books and smart panel books for Marvel.com
  • Rename books for upload to server
  • Place pages in order in Marvel comics online reader
  • Use internal software to create digital versions of the printed books
  • Most have knowledge of the Adobe design programs: Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign
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2D Compositor / After FX Artist Resume Examples & Samples

  • Should be very comfortable working with 3D layers and 3D cameras (our compositions must consist entirely of true 3D layers)
  • Can create and manage complex layered composites with 10's to 100's of layers
  • Good sense of weight and timing for camera movement and layer animation
  • Good eye for color corrections and compositing sweetening
  • Should have a basic understanding of lights, shadows, and projection
  • Good knowledge of PhotoShop and be able to re-author an image to better suit After FX
  • Should have a full understanding of vector-based masks
  • Strong organization and problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and knowledge of the entire pipeline for 2D Animation
  • Should be comfortable working within the studio pipeline - learning to use proprietary templates, scripts, and output modules
  • Basic understanding of character animation principles and timing
  • Knowledge of the Puppet tool in After FX and using this to animate and/or manipulate figures, props and elements
  • Ability to generate atmospheric and background animations within After Effects utilizing plug-ins or built-in capabilities such as particle systems, image morphing techniques, or cut-out animation
  • Some knowledge of using After FX Expressions (and giving properties to layers like camera positioning, and key framing)
  • Knowledge of Trap Code (Red Giant Software) specifically Particular, Form and Horizon
20

Senior Nuke Compositor, VR, Ryot Resume Examples & Samples

  • Integrate VR video content from multiple sources
  • Composite elements onto VR video content
  • Generate 2d or 3d animations to be added onto VR video content
  • Conceptualize novel and creative uses of compositing/cg elements to enhance our VR video content
  • 4+ years of professional Nuke Compositing experience for TV or Feature Film productions
  • Ability to seamlessly integrate the various layers or elements of a live-action VR shot
  • Strong sense of color, color-space and attention to detail
  • Proficient in using 2.5d approaches, projections and using 3D environment within Nuke
  • Expert knowledge of compositing as well as integration of 3D elements into plates
  • Basic to intermediate CG generalist skills
  • Ability to work with one or more 3d packages (maya, 3d studio max, modo, houdini, etc.)
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Compositor Senior Resume Examples & Samples

  • Take direction from the Compositing Supervisor to help realize the vision of the shots
  • Design and develop procedural and innovative tool sets, pipelines and techniques for the Compositors
  • Complete compositing tasks including blue/green screen pulls, 3D projection environment in Nuke, balancing and sometimes creating shadow elements, color correction, wire & rig removal, roto, dust-busting, morphs, transitions, background replacement, day-for-night, dry-for-wet and a host of other 2D issues
  • Strong understanding of photography, physics and lighting
  • Ability to remain calm during peak production periods and maintain the morale of the Compositing team
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Tv-lighter / Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Design and create lighting and the look of environments and characters for digitally composited sequences to reach the vision of the Animation Director, TV and Supervising Producer, CG-TV while meeting the production schedule
  • Set up, light, rig and comp Character and Environment Assets
  • Manage personal asset lighting load, meeting all deadlines of milestones to material delivery, based on the established schedule and technical requirements
  • Initiate, set up, organize and document any lighting tools
  • Perform technical work in support of shot lighting using various production tools
  • Perform creative lighting development setup as required using lighting and compositing tools
  • Optimize setups for rendering
  • Serve as lighting & compositing point person in production specific meetings and reviews
  • Experience in Maya and Nuke required
  • Node-based compositing experience required (preferably Nuke)
  • Experience compositing render passes generated from V-Ray and Mental Ray
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Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • 3+of experience in visual effects
  • Good to expert knowledge in Nuke
  • Knowlegde of After Effects is a plus
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Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Create digital effects, graphic designs and title sequences for high-profile projects, including feature film productions, commercials, and television programs utilizing advanced digital imaging and computer graphics technologies
  • Conceptualize and create new digital effects, processes and techniques to realize the specific visual requirements of each production in accordance with the director's artistic intent
  • Maintain a consistent look and feel between scenes, shots, and characters with respect to placement of lights, color balance and temperature. Execute complex multi-layer composition, involving sophisticated color correction, keying, matte extraction, tracking and stabilizing depth of field and lens manipulation techniques for seamless integration of computer generated and live action plates
  • Create cinematic color and lighting elements for motion picture visual effects
  • Troubleshoot design problems and production difficulties and coordinate the functional requirements of the production
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Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Technical skill and a good critical eye for comp fundamentals such as keying, color and edgework
  • Comfortable working both independently and under the guidance of a lead/ senior compositor
  • Good problem solving skills and the ability to work with imperfect elements
  • Able to understand and address notes quickly
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • 3+ years Digital Compositing experience, preferably on feature films
  • Experience in Nuke or other node based compositing software
  • Photography or other film experience is a plus
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Film Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Blue/green screen extractions
  • Seamless integration of live action and CGI sources
  • Take part in creative reviews
  • Follow production methodologies and develop creative approaches and problem solving
  • A knowledge and interest in photography and practical lighting
  • Knowledge of the relevant software
  • Communication and media studies
  • Information technology / multimedia / Photography / film / television
  • Experience and proficiency with the following software
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Compositor, Digital Artist Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be willing and able to obtain a TS/SCI with Polygraph
  • Requires at least two years relevant experience and a Bachelors degree. 4 years of additional experience can be used in lieu of degree
  • Strong experience with software like Adobe Photoshop, Maya, Nuke, 3dsmax, 3rd party lighting tools
  • Will be asked to provide a portfolio that demonstrates technical proficiency in compositing
  • Strong attention to detail, highly organized, and ability to handle multiple priorities
  • A current/active TS/SCI and/or TS/SCI with Polygraph is desired
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BC, D Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • A minimum of 3 years live action visual effects compositing experience
  • Must present an up-to-date demo reel demonstrating compositing skills
  • Excellent understanding of 3D multi-pass rendering techniques and colour space concepts
  • Ability to take artistic direction
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LA Nuke Compositor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Solid knowledge of CG integration with multi-pass EXR
  • Excellent understanding of 3D multi-pass rendering techniques and color space concepts
  • Expert eye for color and composition
  • Works well with tight deadlines
  • Organized, with excellent written and verbal communication skills