Luma Pictures - Generalist Position



Luma Pictures is a feature film VFX studio located two blocks from the beach in Santa Monica, California. *We maintain a unique culture with an amazingly talented staff and are always on the lookout for exceptional people for full time and project positions.


  • Should be proficient in both Lighting & Compositing.*
  • Lighting look development for integration of CG elements into Live Action, CG assets as well as full CG shots.*
  • Develop methodologies for reduction of render time and improving quality of results.*
  • Compositing of both digital and live action elements to create groundbreaking visual effects shots for blockbuster films
  • Collaborate with fellow artist and supervisors to meet challenging production deadlines in a positive work environment


  • Artist must be proficient in Maya, and have in-depth knowledge of rendering andoptimization.
  • Knowledge of Nuke is mandatory.
  • Knowledge of Arnold is a plus.*
  • Should have a deep understanding of 3d multi-pass rendering techniques and colorspace concepts.
  • An understanding of stereo (3D) and anamorphic compositing in Nuke is a plus.
  • Artists must be able to take direction and work in a team-focused environment, good communication skills are a must.
  • Must possess strong time management skills and be extremely organized.
  • Solid work ethic and a positive attitude in the face of challenging situations.
  • You must be Los Angeles resident or willing to relocate.*

If you think you fit the bill and want a quick response, upload your reel/portfolio and a shot breakdown to If you prefer to send hard copies, you can submit a resume, reel, shot breakdown and cover letter to:

Attention: Recruiting - [Generalist]
Luma Pictures
1424 2nd St
Santa Monica, CA 90401


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