Layout Artist


Los Angeles, CA

The Layout Artist is responsible for creating cameras, creating and placing rough environments and props and determining rough timing to pre-visualize shots

You Can

    • Facilitate the creation of a 3D version of the shot.
    • Work under the guidance and direction of the animation supervisor and layout lead
    • Coach and support the layout teams to execute quality performance for the project.
    • Create rough models and environments for pre-visualization.
    • Assist the animation department with the technical set up of their assigned sequences, troubleshoot any problems on their shots, and maintain the continuity and flow within and between shots.
    • Work as the team leader on the technical aspects of Layout.

You Have

      • 5 years experience as a layout artist on feature films, episodic or commercials.
      • A full portfolio demonstrating high-level Layout and Matchmove skills and breadth of subject matter.
      • Knowledge of cinematic techniques, language and shot composition.
      • Expert knowledge of Maya or similar 3D package.
      • A strong ability to work under pressure in addition to implementing changes based on input from multiple sources.
      • A keen eye for detail.
      • An ability to work within strict deadlines.
      • Excellent organization, communication and interpersonal skills.
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