Senior Compositor - Luma Pictures - Melbourne

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Are you a Senior Compositor?

Luma is a leading visual effects studio that has worked on tons of blockbuster films like Ant Man, Guardians of the Galaxy, and Prometheus as well as Academy Award-winning films including Crash, True Grit and No Country for Old Men. We are a crew of talented artists that hail from all over the world, who are passionate about creating mind blowing work. On top of that, we are a cool company, with cool people, cool offices, and we do cool things. Can't beat that!

If you're down to become part of a growing family, we'd love to hear more from you.

-Work with Production Team, Compositing Supervisor and Visual Effects Supervisor to create the desired look for environments and characters that reflect a wide variety of styles
-Develop methodologies for reduction of render time and improving quality of results
-Collaborate with fellow artists and supervisors to meet challenging production deadlines in a positive work environment
-Seamlessly integrates all the layers or elements of a shot while balancing the creative and technical side of each element
-Maintain the overall look, color balance, and quality for assigned shots and sequences to create uniformity in all finished work.

-5+ years experience in a production environment using Nuke
-Must have a good eye for lighting, detail and overall composition
-Must have a strong understanding of how things should look and feel given specific artistic direction or reference
-Good understanding of 3D multi-pass rendering techniques and colorspace concepts
-An understanding of stereo (3D) and anamorphic compositing in Nuke

Personal Attributes
-Ability to manage time and balance priorities, with the pressures of busy, deadline-driven production
-Ability to communicate effectively with a wide variety of personalities, both written and verbal
-Artists must be able to take direction and work in a team focused environment
-Solid work ethic and a positive attitude in the face of challenging situations