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Layout Artist

Mumbai, India,   Layout

The Layout team at ReDefine is a valued mix of technical and creative artists who continuously produce the highest level of work, sometimes under tight deadlines for large-scale work. The team is responsible for CG camera animation using cinematography principles, shot composition and character blocking. You will be producing pre-vis and post-vis CG cameras for high profiles features that will be subsequently used by other departments.

Part of your role will be posting on and composing digital assets for the rest of the pipeline to use. You’ll be responsible for maintaining shot continuity across sequences while also modelling set geometry used during the matchmove process.


Must Have

  • VFX industry experience within a feature film environment
  • Experience in sequence and shot composition
  • Good working knowledge of cinematography in a virtual environment
  • Excellent understanding of practical cameras and camera techniques 
  • Experience with previs animation and cameras
  • Previous and creature animation blocking is desirable
  • Thorough understanding of postproduction pipelines 
  • Broad 3D generalist experience, comfortable with matchmove, asset build and lighting
  • A good working knowledge of Maya 
  • Good creative and technical problem-solving skills 
  • A degree or equivalent in Computer Graphics, Animation or another related course is preferred 

About You

  • Pro-active and good at problem solving 
  • Very meticulous and accurate  
  • Able to work under pressure on potentially short turnaround times
  • Able to take direction and feedback well from a supervisor
  • Organized and able to create tidy scenes for use in the rest of the pipeline 
  • Team oriented and have great communication skills 
  • Highly motivated 
  • Adaptable

About Us

We are ReDefine, a new offering from award-winning studio DNEG which aims to bridge the gap between the East and the West for creative services in visual effects and animation.

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