Dailies Colourist
London, United Kingdom
3d ago

Over view :

Responsible for daily colour grading of images for the duration of the entire shoot. Test workflow end to end in advance of show start, process camera and other imaging tests.

Supervise and train other team members. Works directly with Film’s Director and / or Director of Photography, Finishing Colourist and other stakeholders as required.

The role is mostly night work and requires flexibility with regards to working hours and due to the nature of production shoot schedules.

Responsibilities :

  • Image and audio ingest following best data practices at all times.
  • Sync audio to picture via timecode and adjust as required.
  • Check consistency of footage against camera, sound, and script supervisor reports.
  • Colour grade images in accordance with stakeholder requirements.
  • Responsible for thorough QC and timely accurate reporting, ensuring that issues are escalated appropriately and within time expectations.
  • Ensure technical accuracy throughout workflow for all team members.
  • Communicate concerns with above processes internally in a timely fashion.
  • Liaise with stakeholders as required during the shoot to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Related dailies duties as assigned by the production team deemed required for the show.
  • Oversee and sign-off downstream deliverables.
  • Experience & Skills :

  • Experienced as a Dailies Colourist working on Feature Film and Episodic TV
  • Proficient understanding of colour space and camera formats
  • Proficient understanding of dailies workflow and deliverables
  • Proficient knowledge of how to interpret camera, sound and script reports
  • Proficient with scopes
  • Experience with PC, Linux, and Mac operating systems
  • Proficient in Colorfront OSD, Resolve and Avid
  • Understanding of finishing workflow
  • Understanding of different cameras, lenses, images and artefacts
  • Understanding QC Procedures
  • Experience of working with industry standard digital medium, for example hard drives, camera mags LTO tapes etc
  • Excellent work ethic and positive attitude
  • Ability to work independently and under pressure and to remain calm in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong client facing skills
  • Effective communicator both written and verbal
  • Strong organization and multi-tasking skills a MUST
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Reports To :

    Head of Dailies Operations, Company 3 London.

    About the Company :

    Company 3 / Method Studios provides a full range of Creative Services for content creators, including conceptual design, pre-vis, look development, ideation and rapid prototyping, 3D animation / CGI, motion graphics / designers, matte painting, compositing, dailies and production services, colour grading, post-production finishing, marketing / trailers, live-action production, experiences, and more.

    Diversity and Inclusion at Company 3 :

    Creativity has diversity at its core. We celebrate the value of each unique experience by being dedicated to fostering the most diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where every employee feels empowered and safe to show up to work as their full self.

    It is our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. Please inform the company's HR representative if you need assistance completing any forms or to otherwise participate in the application process.

  • Please note, you must have the right to work in the UK, for your application to be considered*
  • Although, we try to respond to all applications. However, due to the high volume of applications, we receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates that are unsuccessful*
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