Barnstorm VFX is seeking an Intermediate Compositor to join our team.
Barnstorm VFX is a boutique visual effects studio located in Burbank, CA. Our team of talented artists provides photo-realistic visual effects for a variety of television and online streaming projects. We pride ourselves in our artists’ talent and dedication to producing world-class visual effects.
We invite you to view our latest show reel, which includes Emmy nominated visual effects work for season 2 of The Man In The High Castle at www.barnstormvfx.com
-Must be capable and confident in the following software: Nuke and/or After Effects, Mocha. Photoshop is a plus.
-Strong grasp of 2D compositing techniques and basic understanding of 3D compositing and multi-pass compositing.
-Ability to do advanced tracking and stabilization (including complex corner pinning).
-Good knowledge of clean plate creation, beauty, and production fixes.
-Able to troubleshoot difficult tasks that lack a straightforward solution, without overly complicating the work.
-Strong keying ability, including luma keys, key cleanup, and various keying techniques (Keylight, IBK, etc).
-Good photographic understanding of light, depth of field, distortion, and motion blur.
-Equally able to work on large sequences with a long-term deadline as high-pressure sequences with quick turnarounds.
-Artistic aptitude that allows for the quick creation of acceptable elements through stock integration and paint work.
-Strong comp organization and the ability to decipher and troubleshoot other artists’ work.
-A genuine interest in pushing your creative and professional boundaries.
-An ability to be self-directed and to thrive on tight deadlines.
-Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Salary and Benefits are commensurate with skills.