Junior Flame Artist
- Los Angeles, CA, USA
The Moving Picture Company (MPC) is a global creative studio with a single goal: to create experiences that move people. With decades of storytelling experience, we are perpetually pushing the limits of what is technologically and artistically possible to tell visually stunning stories. MPC continues to lead in an ever-evolving industry, building authentic and long-lasting connections with audiences across all channels.
We're looking for a creative and passionate Flame Artist to join our team in Los Angeles, somebody that has experience with shot work and basic compositing in Flame but mainly wants to support more senior artists while learning and growing toward becoming a Lead Flame Artist in their own right.
Job responsibilities include:
- Performing shot work and compositing in Flame
- clean up, beauty work, element intergration, matte paintings, etc.
- Working closely with the Lead Flame artist and providing support on given tasks
- Liaising with Producers and client-oriented sessions.
- Maintaining flame archives and keeping regular backups of own workstation
- Transferring media between workstations and Flame
- Prepping slates, titles, files and graphic elements for use in the Flame
- Supports the Lead Flame in building conforms, delivery aspects and uploads for final approvals
- Experience with Autodesk Flame and F-Track required
- Experience with Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects, Final Cut Pro, Compressor Episode and Quicktime Pro preferred
- Expert Knowledge of HD and SD Video formats
- Expert knowledge of file formats and compression methods / practices
- Ability to troubleshoot
- Must be able to multitask, work well under pressure and meet deadlines.
- Excellent communication and organization skills
- Creativity and a strong desire to work on shots and grow as a Flame Artist.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.