Lighting TD (VFX)

Location: Bristol

Specialism: Visual Effects



Contract: Freelance

Currently axisVFX are expanding their lighting team and are seeking experienced MID to SENIOR LEVEL LIGHTING ARTISTS to join them, to work on a variety of TV projects including acclaimed drama series as well as feature film projects.

This role requires a personable, proactive, self-starter with a broad background creating high-quality shots across a variety of styles.

Candidates will work onsite/remotely in our Bristol based VFX studio. Immediate vacancies are for shorter freelance contracts, with the possibility of on-going work in the future.

All applicants at the time of application must have full working rights for the UK and hold an appropriate visa where applicable.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Become familiar with the tools, techniques and pipeline within the facility
  • Receive and act on direction given by the sequence CG Supervisor or Lighting Lead.
  • Be expected to meet the level of quality required.
  • Light and match CG characters/elements into live action plate


  • Proven experience of Lighting on CG/VFX productions. Degree level qualification in relevant subjects.
  • Strong working knowledge of Houdini, Arnold or similar is essential.
  • A strong creative portfolio and showreel.
  • A strong, measurable track record in delivering against project goals.
  • Deadline driven.
  • Good communicator.
  • Ability to work to brief and take direction to ensure the standard and quality of lighting is consistently high.

Axis is a multi award winning Animation and VFX studio. Spanning three UK studios, we share a fascination for the possibilities of art and technology, and a passion for discovering where imagination can take us next.


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