Deluxe Entertainment Services Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc., is the leading provider of a broad range of entertainment industry services and technologies. We offer complete film and digital solutions for production, post-production, major studio and independent theatrical release, broadcast, home entertainment, archiving and asset management. Deluxe operates facilities in major film, video and digital production markets around the world.
Method New York is looking for experienced Senior Lighters for a variety of projects, for freelance and staff hires. Freelance candidates must be able to work in United States on payroll.
The perfect candidate would love to join our team of passionate people that have come together from across the globe to create innovative VFX work. It’s a fast paced and growth oriented work environment where boredom is non-existent and you will have new challenges to tackle on the daily basis.
- Responsible in maintaining lighting pipeline and workflow as dictated by project
- Properly assess the appropriate balance of lighting and compositing for a given shot
- Properly economize renders while still achieving required quality
- Closely work with the artistic leads to ensure creative direction is achieved
- Work with other lighting artist to provide guidance and assist in problem-solving
- Ensure work is of the highest possible quality
- Expert knowledge of V-Ray
- Minimum 5 years experience working in Feature Film or Commercial production
- Advanced understanding of lighting and advanced shading networks
- Advanced knowledge of Fusion or similar node-based compositing package
- Good knowledge of Maya and the use of V-ray within Maya
- Good knowledge of Mantra is a plus
- Knowledge of modeling, texturing, animation and FX is a plus
- Good balance between artistic and technical skill
- Ability to communicate effectively to people across all disciplines and with various levesl of experience
- Must be detailed-oriented, organized and able to handle tasks in an efficient manner
- Possess problem solving skills
- Work in a collaborative manner and follow direction