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Freelance Video/Animation Opportunity

September 14, 2017 • Freelance: Art and Design

MinuteEarth, an online, animated science video series with over 1.5 million subscribers and ~150 million views on YouTube, is looking for a contract illustrator/animator to join our small, international team.

The ideal candidate possesses not only illustration/video/animation skills and a background in science, but also relentless curiosity about the natural world, high tolerance for revising and improving their own work, and enthusiasm for working closely and collaboratively with others over the Internet.

Skills:
– Experience creating digital illustrations required.
– Experience editing video required. Experience editing audio preferred.
– Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and Premiere required. Working knowledge of AfterEffects preferred.
– Love for science required. Background in science and/or science communication preferred.

Timeframe/Commitment:
Initial commitment is on a per-video basis, but has potential to grow into longer-term contract or salaried position (both part- and full-time).

Compensation:
Compensation starts at $1600 per video and increases as illustrator gains experience with MinuteEarth’s style, techniques, and workflow.

Applications:
Please send your resume and a link to your portfolio to emily@minuteearth.com, and include a note about why you might (potentially!) want to work with MinuteEarth.

We will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis and filling the position as soon as we find the right candidate, so please apply as soon as possible.

Freelance Video

September 14, 2017 • Freelance: Art and Design, Freelance: Design

Michigan Athletics is seeking a student with skills in video creation and editing to as a freelance videographer. This individual will collaborate with the digital team and the 29 sports teams (including Michigan football, basketball, and hockey) to capture footage and utilize editing software to inject audio/music, as well as graphics and text, to create creative short and long-form video content to be distributed on various digital platforms.

If you are interested, please submit sample videos or a portfolio to Keith Bretzius, Director of Digital, at kbretziu@umich.edu by October 1st.

Compensation to be negotiated.

Freelance Illustrator Needed

September 14, 2017 • Freelance: Art, Freelance: Art and Design

Adrian Sanchez-Lohff has designed a small self-defense product and needs someone with drawing ability to come up with 2-4 sketches of the product to submit as part of the Patent Application.  A 3D model has been developed and the sketches will be based on this.

Please contact Adrian directly at sanchadr@umich.edu and include 5-7 samples of your work.

Compensation to be negotiated.

Freelance Video/Film

September 11, 2017 • Freelance: Art and Design, Freelance: Design

All Star Driver Education is looking for a student who would be interested in helping us film and edit an advertisement for our company, All Star Driver Education! 

We would pay $10 an hour for your help and creativity!  This would be a great way to make some money, gain some professional experience.

Please contact Brent Wall – All Star Driver Education at brent@allstarde.com or (734) 665 7374 x 200

Exhibition Opportunities

July 25, 2016 • Call For Art, Call for Design, Freelance: Art and Design

Are you looking for a venue on campus to show your work?  The Center for Campus Involvement (CCI) wants to help!

You can apply for an exhibition in the Michigan Union by going to the website and filling out the application at least one month prior to the opening.

In addition to the Michigan Union, the CCI also provides an opportunity to exhibit your work at Pierpont Commons and the Michigan League.

Don’t wait!  Apply to get your work up now!