Dublin based animation company Boulder Media has picked up an award at the Children’s BAFTAs, which took place last night, for writing and animation on its co-production ‘The Amazing World of Gumball’.
Open Emotion Studios are looking for experienced art staff for an upcoming venture alongside a large scale Swedish AAA publisher. We are looking for two artists/animators for full time positions (Rate of Pay between 350 and 500 euros per week depending on position – Hours flexible) to work on an upcoming title for one to three years with the potential to stay on as permanent staff.
One artist/animator is required for a lead position and will be expected to find the necessary art direction for the game which will require fantasy illustrations with contemporary and classical religious overtones. The other artist will be required to work alongside our current art team in a general art position and may be required to do some illustration, animation, 3D modelling and UI design.
This is an exciting opportunity to break into the video game industry in Ireland and work with some very talented people on a large scale project.
Contact Paddy Murphy at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested – please provide portfolios and any new work with art styles similar to “Magic the Gathering” but with a religious vibe would help your application.
JAM Media are currently looking for Background Artists for a new animated television series ‘Tilly and Friends.’
*Drawing and creating Backgrounds and Background Elements in a digital environment.
*Drawing and constructing environments to the design teams specifications
*Interpreting the Animatics and Storyboards to create environments to the Art Directors requirements.
* Minimum 2-3 years of Production Level experience on episodic animated series.
* Must have experience with tools such as; Photoshop, Flash and After Effects
* Be able to adhere to strict deadlines
Qualified candidates should email their cover letter, resume, and showreel to email@example.com
JAM Media are currently looking for experienced compositors for a new animated television series ‘Tilly and Friends.’ Compositors are the final stage of the animation production pipeline where all of a shot’s various elements are manipulated and combined to form the final image the audience experiences on screen.
*Building and Prepping compositions in Flash CS5 and After Effects CS5
*Compositing animation scenes and background elements in After Effects
*Understanding the application of effects and creation of pre-sets on previously created material.
*Basic camera skills in a 2D and 2.5D environment
* Minimum 1-2 years of compositing experience in animation.
* Must have experience with tools such as; Flash and After Effects
Qualified candidates should email their cover letter, resume, and showreel.
The intern will gain practical experience in post production management and animated tv series production. The Intern will receive formal/informal training in the following programmes, Photoshop, Final Cut and After Effects. On completion the intern will have attained skills in Animation Post Production techniques and scheduling including: Preparing Storyboards for Animatic Edits, scanning, digital processing and revising of storyboards in Adobe Photoshop; Preparing video files for Edit, batch-processing files; Preparing Animation Scenes for Composite; Compositing in Adobe After Effects; Organising Edits for viewing, Monitoring and reporting to their Supervisors on the working status of pre and post production through tracking spreadsheets.
The role of the Post-Production Assistant will be to work closely with the Post Production Supervisor, Project Manager and Compositor on a day-to-day basis in pre and post production of an animated TV series.
This is an Internship. An allowance of €50 per week will be paid in addition to your current Social Welfare payment.See eligibility criteria above.
The Organisation will assign a mentor to support you during the Internship.
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Jam Media are looking for an After Effects animator for immediate start. The successful applicant will get to work on a CBeeBies series.
- Thorough knowledge of After Effects CS5
- Ability to problem solve and predict potential problems with assigned tasks
- Have the ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines
- Must have good communication skills and work well in a team based environment
- Must be passionate and self-motivating
Applications by e-mail only.
Forward CV and sample links to: Paul Shanahan on paul(at)jammedia(dot)ie
Find more info about Jam Media here http://www.jammedia.ie/