Environment Artist

Environment Artist

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Type: Contract
environment lead
Please apply using the link below, applications through VFX Montreal will not be considered
Reporting to the Environment Supervisor, the Environment Artist creates high-level and diverse 3D environments for use in live-action feature films.


    • Assesses the most efficient methodology per environment brief. Approaches will vary from 2.5D Matte Painting projection setups, through full 3D asset builds
    • Provides and acquires photographic reference materials
    • Performs tasks related to integrating imagery into shots and preserving a unified sense of lighting, perspective, and color
    • Uses photography, practical, and digital skills to create 3D environments
    • Revises work based on client and supervisor feedback in a timely manner
    • Provides and receives artistic and technical direction


    • Minimum three (3) years of previous experience as a Digital Matte Painter or Environment Artist for live action feature and/or television
    • Expert knowledge of Adobe Photoshop
    • Strong understanding of Nuke, 3D environment layout, Maya, and camera projections
    • Working knowledge of Mari
    • Understanding and application of perspective in the creation of the 2.5D and 3D digital environment
    • Strong willingness to grow, learn new methods and share knowledge with others
    • Ability to work and solve technical issues independently
    • Ability to take direction positively, work well within a team and thrives under the pressure of tight deadlines
    • Excellent communication skills and an open mind
    • Team player able to work in a collaborative and fast-paced environment
    • Compositing and scripting experience is a plus
    • Flowline experience is highly desirable
We offer extended medical, disability and dental insurance.
Please apply here: https://jobs.lever.co/scanlinevfx/0a678489-6009-4802-8064-f7bec3f303ff?lever-origin=applied&lever-source%5B%5D=VFX%20Montreal
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