Modeling/Texturing Artist (VFX)

Location: Bristol

Specialism: Visual Effects

Assets

Contract: Freelance

Axis Studios, Bristol is seeking a Modeling/Texturing Artist demonstrating good skill within Modelling and / or Sculpting and Texturing with the ability to deliver a refined result. 

This role requires a skilled artist with a broad background creating different types of assets using both hard surface and sculpted techniques. You’ll be a personable, pro-active, self starter who can work with your lead to implement consistent working practice and ensure the standard and quality of the assets are consistently high.

A thorough knowledge of Modelling, Sculpting, Texturing and Shading as well as the ability to troubleshoot technical problems is a must. A good understanding of the asset production pipeline including pre-production, production and post-production is also necessary.

A solid understanding of anatomy, proportion, and mechanical functionality, strong artistic skills and grasp the concepts of detail, composition, color, form, and scale. 

Requirements:

  • Accomplished examples of Modelling, Texturing and Shading both hard surface and sculpted assets

  • Thorough knowledge of Modelling package of your choice is essential

  • Thorough knowledge of Zbrush and/or Mudbox is essential

  • Thorough knowledge of Mari and/or Bodypaint 3D or other 3D texturing software is essential

  • Basic understanding of Lighting and Look Development

  • Good communication skill and ability to work interactively with production and other artists to solve production challenges

  • Proven production experience min. 2 years

 

Responsibilities:

  • Producing high quality assets suitable for production both technically and artistically

  • Ability to work to a brief and follow concepts

  • Working with your lead to solve technical problems

  • Ensuring assets meet specifications provided by all relevant departments  

This role is a freelance contract on a project basis.

 

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