Lighting TD


Lighting Technical Director at Double Negative is someone who possesses a thorough knowledge of 3D Computer Graphics. From years of experience in shot finishing on broadcast or feature film projects you will have developed an ‘eye’ for the work. You will have a good working knowledge of art, design and film lighting, as well as a solid technical grounding in ray tracing or path tracing renderers. Some experience with Look Development and shader setup will be of an advantage to you in this position. In this role you will work closely with experienced lighting leads and supervisors, to achieve the highest quality on our VFX projects, pushing the industry standard.


Must Have

·       Full knowledge of Maya and/or Houdini and/or Clarisse

·       Demonstrable experience in shot lighting and rendering

·       Proven experience in a similar role in broadcast or feature film

·       Familiarity with VFX pipeline issues


Nice to Have

·       Showreels featuring ‘photo-real’ work would be preferred

·       A broad Generalist Technical Director background is desirable


About You

·       Passionate about film

·       Pro-active

·       Technically adept

·       Team oriented

·       Adaptable

·       Able to take direction


About Us

Double Negative are a multi-award winning, ground-breaking and long-established VFX post-production house, producing cutting-edge VFX, and is now one of the world’s largest providers of visual effects for Film and TV with facilities in London, Mumbai, Vancouver and Los Angeles.

About Double Negative

Multi-award-winning Double Negative (Dneg) is one of the world's leading providers of visual effects for Film with facilities in Vancouver, London, Mumbai, Chennai and L.A. Over the past 12 months, Double Negative has completed work on shows including Wonder Woman, Dunkirk, Life and Baby Driver. Shows currently in production include Pacific Rim: Uprising, Blade Runner 2049, Deadpool 2 and Meg.