Previs at DNEG is vital for the studio to understand and best prepare the task ahead on all shows. It gives us the information we need to ensure we remain true to the telling of a story.
Our Previs artists are visual storytellers, skilled at using Maya and AfterFX to communicate creative ideas. They are flexible, detail oriented and capable of turning out high volume on tight deadlines.
While this position is based out of our LA studio, there is the possibility of working on site and in other locations as well.
- Advanced experience in character animation in Maya.
- Knowledge of how to create and manipulate light sets to stimulate cinematic film techniques.
- Strong understanding of cinematography and a keen eye for shot composition.
- Background in general 3D. Simple modelling/texturing tasks would sometimes be required.
- Experience using 2D cards to sell elaborate VFX quickly in Maya and AfterFX.
- Good communication and organisational skills.
- Creative problem solver and good attention to detail.
- Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines, whilst maintaining high-quality results.
- Ability to work as part of a team as well as alone.
- Flexibility and adaptability.
We are DNEG, one of the world's leading visual effects, animation and stereo conversion companies for feature film and television, with studios in London, Vancouver, Mumbai, Los Angeles, Chennai, Montréal, Chandigarh, Hyderabad and Goa.