We are looking for a Lighting Lead with specific expertise in Product Lighting & Rendering. Candidates must have a strong portfolio of professional photoreal CG Product Images for a variety of consumer products. Candidates should have extensive knowledge of industry-standard lighting approaches used in both practical photo studios & 3D software.

Candidates must also have the ability to successfully manage and produce multiple deadline-driven projects with high image volume while maintaining the utmost accuracy and the highest visual quality.

This is a remote/telecommute position. The studio is 100% virtual and allows the applicant to work anywhere in the world!

REQUIREMENTS

  • Professional experience rendering products for consumer product clients
  • Real world photo studio experience
  • Experience developing lighting setups tailored to achieve studio-quality results specific to different types of product
  • 5+ years experience lighting/rendering in 3ds Max or Maya & V-Ray
  • Compositing or post production experience in Photoshop, Nuke, After Effects, Fusion, etc.
  • Basic knowledge of PBR shading
  • Ability to work with the Art Directors to establish appropriate lighting approaches for various products
  • Ability to prioritize and deal with heavy workload/multiple simultaneous projects
  • Ability to analyze and problem solve/keen attention to detail
  • Ability to learn new software quickly or on the job if necessary
  • Exceptional capabilities tied to effective collaboration, communication, listening, negotiation, assertiveness, self-management, and accountability
  • Ability to communicate and work on a team: communicate well with the production team

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Oversee all product lighting
  • Develop light rigs for different types of product
  • Establish standards for photoreal product lighting & rendering
  • Train existing Lighting team on the above
  • Approve renders prior to client delivery

About DreamView

DreamView Studios was founded by veteran CGI visionaries with 100+ years combined experience in creating CGI & Visual Effects for blockbuster movies, AAA games, commercials, and eCommerce products, hailing from companies such as Disney, Industrial Light & Magic, Pixar, and Electronic Arts.

The DreamView™ cloud platform and production services help businesses create, manage, and distribute photoreal and Augmented Reality CGI products and media for eCommerce sites, marketing initiatives, consumer experiences, and more. Virtual products, lifestyle scenes, and video creation is not only faster and less costly than traditional set design and layout, but also provides infinitely reusable 3D CGI assets and media. The company’s proprietary platform and process facilitates streamlined product development and visualization, and is globally scalable.

DreamView's team is completely virtual with employees across the globe. We offer competitive compensation, benefits, unlimited time-off, massive growth opportunities, and a supportive and knowledgeable team to facilitate your success.