Overview

Department: Layout
Project: LEGO® Ninjago
Contract: Short Contract (2-3 months)

Animal Logic is looking for highly motivated camera polish artists with a range of experience to help define the visual camera language of our animated features. As part of the layout team you will be working to realize the director’s cinematic vision for an animated feature film.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Work within a team of layout and camera polish artists under the supervision of a layout supervisor
  • Responsible for animating the natural and seamless camera movements for the film
  • Working within a production schedule, delivering shots and sequences on time

 

Requirements:

  • Stereo experience is highly regarded
  • Display a strong reel that shows examples of work done in a 3d computer generated environment, ideally on a cg animated movie or television production
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of camera animation, composition and depth of field
  • Possess excellent organizational and verbal communication skills
  • Have a strong working knowledge of a 3D application (knowledge of XSI a plus)
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritise and problem solve
  • Have excellent attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn and contribute to the success of the team and the project
  • Have previous experience working in a similar role on a CG animated feature or television program
  • Feature film experience is highly regarded

About Animal Logic

Animal Logic is an independent Australian company that has been at the forefront of creating digital content, award winning design, visual effects and animation for the film and television industries for over 25 years. With creative studios in Sydney and Vancouver and offices for the company’s development arm, Animal Logic Entertainment, in Sydney and Los Angeles, Animal Logic continues to forge new partnerships and collaborations with leading studios and filmmakers to develop and produce stories that resonate with a global audience.

 

Animal Logic recently completed production on The LEGO® Batman Movie (2017), The Great Wall (2016) and The Master: A LEGO® Ninjago Short (2016). Animal Logic is currently in production on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017), Alien: Covenant (2017), The LEGO® Ninjago Movie (2017), Peter Rabbit (2018) and The LEGO® Movie Sequel (2019). Other film credits include The LEGO® Movie, Avengers: Age of Ultron, The Great Gatsby, Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole, 300, Happy Feet and The Matrix.