Concept Art and Character Design I would have liked to have done more concept art for this project because I enjoy drawing and character design. Most of these pieces are quite rough and sketchy and though they contributed to influencing the look of our animation, I would not want to put them in my… Continue reading ‘Man Vs Nature’ Final Porfolio
3D Previs Erinn and I put together a 3D previs version of our animatic, where we worked to really nail down the layout of the environment and the timing of the action. The two shots below are effectively the buildup of the joke, the pause right before the punchline, the moment where the tension of… Continue reading ‘Man vs Nature’ (Bravery) – 3D Previs, Modelling and Rigging
Walk Cycle The final version of my first walk cycle. I am not completely happy with it, as the arms are held at a strange angle and the knees bend too much and pop unnaturally in places, but with the way this rig works it was too tricky to try and get them to look… Continue reading Animation Strategies – Walk Cycle and Body Mechanics Animations (Final)
Animation Tasks The introductory tasks from Blackboard have been my first experience with modelling since last year. I understand that it was very basic stuff but I was extremely grateful as I felt like I was finally able to follow along with Alec on the board for once. I was able to complete the first… Continue reading Modelling: Getting Back into it
Initial Experimentation with Body Rigs To start getting used to handling both body rigs I messed around for a bit, basing my initial poses on photos from google images and the reference image gallery senshistock on deviantArt. I wanted to have some fun whilst seeing how far I could get the models to work with… Continue reading Walk Cycle and Body Mechanics
Lydia and I Worked on the sounds and editing to try and make the film better. Some things still need tweaked but overall we think it’s an improvement on the first version.
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