Visual Effects Specialist 2D/3D
The visual effects specialist (2D/3D) is an illusionist, and computer software is his favourite tool. On his computer, he receives the raw images (real shots, animated sequences…), to modify them according to the director’s will. At the center of the FX department, the visual effects specialist is entrusted with missions that are often very diverse, whether he works on a film, a video game or a commercial.
At the heart of the service dedicated to the special effects of a film, a video game or an advertisement for example, the 2D / 3D truquist is entrusted with missions that are often very diverse.
THE VISUAL EFFECTS SPECIALIST : A VERSATILE ARTIST
Creating fictional settings, deleting an unwanted detail, elaborating a character straight out of the imagination of the scriptwriters, simulating an explosion, giving the illusion of a landscape with striking realism… In short, his finesse of detail and his ability to appropriate the ideas of his supervisors, result his effectiveness and success.
THE QUALITIES REQUIRED
This technician, also very creative and endowed with a strong imagination, mostly works behind his computer. Nevertheless, he collaborates closely with the director, who shares with him his ideas, his approach, and follows him in the evolution of his work.
Like many positions in the animation or video game industry, the visual effects specialist (2D/3D) must meet deadlines, often very short, and hence must be responsive, lively and adaptable.