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Terrence and Lamar – Showing and Feedback

This is the version of the film shown to our class and tutors on Tuesday, along with this powerpoint presentation. Overall our work was well received but we did get some feedback on what could be improved: ANIMATION It was pointed out that their were some issues with weighting and rigging in the animation, such as… Continue reading Terrence and Lamar – Showing and Feedback

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Terrence and Lamar: Research and Design

When developing the setting and characters further, I wanted to look into the facts behind a scientific basis for our designs. I started by looking into different species of octopus, and decided the giant pacific octopus (the largest species) was the best fit for our character Lamar. The giant pacific octopus is found in the northern… Continue reading Terrence and Lamar: Research and Design

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Assignment 3 – Animated Short “Terrence and Lamar”

TEAMMATES – Lydia McDowell, Maggie McDermott, James Goodwin For our 30-second animation project I am very happy to be in this team as I am on good terms with everyone and know they are very skilled all-round, especially with Maya which I continue to struggle with. Our animation is based on an idea that Lydia… Continue reading Assignment 3 – Animated Short “Terrence and Lamar”

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Assignment 2.5 – Cinematography and Storyboarding Notes and Research

TEAMMATES: Lauren Bell, Maggie MacDermot, Caitlin Masterson Our movie idea, developed from the initial plot point of a meteor crash landing in Belfast, is that the statue outside of Victoria Square – entitled The Spirit of Belfast or ‘Big Squiggly’ as our group nicknamed it – would be imbued with alien energy and come to life and… Continue reading Assignment 2.5 – Cinematography and Storyboarding Notes and Research