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Freelance Contract



Freelance Compositor - Television, Immersive & Advertising
Framestore London is looking for Nuke Artists to join our busy team. 

The ideal candidate will have extensive technical and creative knowledge of compositing in Nuke, as well as a proven ability to work in a demanding production environment. 
About the Role
Compositors seamlessly integrate all the layers or elements of a shot, including live-action and computer graphic elements. 
Compositors work closely with Visual Effects Supervisors and CG Supervisors to composite the numerous elements that complete visual-effects shots. 

  • Working in collaboration with the Head of 2D and Visual Effects Supervisor to evaluate the creative and technical approach to assigned shots 
  • Taking briefs and direction from Lead Compositors and VFX Supervisors to execute assigned shots 
  • Integrating 2D, 3D and live action elements to a high standard 
  • Meeting commercial schedules and deadlines 
  • Ongoing communication with Production and Leads regarding schedules and deadlines 
  • Taking responsibility for own workload, time management and notes/feedback actions required by Supervisors 
  • Balancing the creative and technical aspects of each shot 
  • Working with a good knowledge of colour space principles.

About You
Essential Skills:
  • Excellent working knowledge of Nuke 
  • Practical experience compositing CGI with multiple render passes 
  • Excellent organisation, communication and interpersonal skills 
  • A pro-active and collaborative work ethic 
  • A strong eye for detail, composition, colour and lighting 
  • The ability to multitask, prioritise and problem solve 
  • An understanding of colour space principles 
  • A 'can-do' attitude.

Desirable Skills:
  • Knowledge of practical lighting for photography
  • A working knowledge of the overall VFX pipeline 
  • Experience in dealing and communicating with clients 
  • Programming and coding experience and knowledge.

Next Step
To Apply:
Please CLICK HERE to see this role on our own careers site and apply.