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12-15-2006, 12:48 PM
Position Title: Digital Environments Artist (Digital Features)

Department: Lucasfilm Animation (U.S.)

Position Summary:

Works closely with the Art Director to create foreground, mid-ground and background digital sets to be used in an animated feature.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Completes work within the bid timeframe, while maintaining constant communication with production team.
• Gathers reference through different mediums including digital photography and creates loose digital comps that represent final matte paintings for the planning stages.
• Creates lighting keys for digital environments.
• Creates final digital sets utilizing a variety of tools and approaches.

Education, Experience and Skills:

• Bachelor’s degree in painting, industrial design, or fine art preferred.
• Two or more years of related production experience.
• Strong traditional art skills, including knowledge of color, lighting, perspective, and composition.
• Strong knowledge of photography, especially in relation to lenses.
• Expertise in 2D paint software and techniques required.
• Understanding of compositing software and techniques, 3D modeling software and techniques, and knowledge of 3D animation software with regard to creating camera moves and scenes.

Physical Requirements:

• Uses a computer keyboard at least 80% of total work time

For more information, or to apply for this position, please visit http://www.lucasfilm.com/employment/jobs/

No phone calls, please.