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12-13-2007, 12:19 PM
Frantic Films VFX is looking for Junior Matte Painters

Frantic Films has firmly established a reputation as one of North America's most dynamic and creative resources for stunning visual effects, post-production, pre-visualization, and animation.

We are currently looking for junior matte painters to join our strong VFX creative team. The Junior Matte Painters report to the VFX Supervisor and Senior Matte Painter and will be responsible for creating matte paintings and concept art for high end VFX feature films.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

Responsible for delivering matte painting elements to the Lighting department.
Render all matte painting layers and constructs a composite for delivery to the Lighting Department.
Create layout objects to accurately represent the silhouette and parallax of the major compositional matte painting objects.
Experience in 2D background mattes, set extension and projection artwork for geometry.
Bonus having previous feature film experience with ability to match lighting and photo reality of plates supplied
Strong skill base in Photoshop a must, as well as skills in painting, composition and colour matching.


Able to multi task and handle quickly changing directives.
Good Visual sense and Artistic Vocabulary.
Ability to take direction and work in a team environment.
Ability to pay close attention to detail.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

A willingness to travel is also considered an asset.

Qualified candidates should send a demo reel, cover letter and resume to:

Frantic Films VFX
Attn: Karin Ross
300 70 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, MB
R3B 1G7