Matchmove/Tracking Artist

Are you an experienced Matchmove/Tracking Artist? Have you spent time in the film industry and are looking to work with the best and brightest? If this sounds like you – let’s chat!

As the Matchmove/Tracking Artist, your primary focus will be to matchmove character motion, track objects and camera motion of a shot in a 3D software environment to match the live-action background plate images. In this role, you will spend your days:

  • Matchmove characters/objects to match the action in the live action plates.
  • Flags when there are issues and lack of clarity of your tasks informing relevant supervisors and production managers
  • Render track / matchmove over supplied plates for approval.
  • Include proof of scale in virtual layout setup.
  • Set up virtual camera from data sheets and track camera motion.
  • Undistort/re-distort plates.

You must have:

  • Experience with Maya, PF Track and/or 3DEqualizer.
  • Visual effects experience in feature films and/or episodic production is desired.
  • Understanding of character motion as it relates to depth in 3D space.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Great eye for detail and precision with strong problem-solving skills
  • Takes direction well.
  • Exercises attention to detail.
  • Good communication skills both technically and creatively

If this sounds like you, please submit your cover letter and resume to careers@spinvfx.com. Be sure to include “Matchmove/Tracking Artist” in the subject line.