creative industries

Creative Industries – Mash Mob – Initial Research and Scriptwriting

My teammates for this project are Charlotte Bryans, David Pollock and Molly Wilkinson, and we are working with Mash Mob studios to produce a trailer based on a script for a feature-length film they have written. Our work for this project so far was presented to the class in the form of this powerpoint. Initial… Continue reading Creative Industries – Mash Mob – Initial Research and Scriptwriting

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Animated Short – ‘Bravery’ – Initial Ideas, Concepts and Animatics

TEAMMATES: Erinn Morrow, Sarah Lenaghan, Bradley Lyness For this project we were given a lot of freedom as long as our animated short was 30-40 seconds long and created around the theme ‘bravery’. We came up with an idea we all liked quite early on, a sort of slapstick comedy about a macho man acting… Continue reading Animated Short – ‘Bravery’ – Initial Ideas, Concepts and Animatics

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3D Environment – Research and Concepts

TEAMMATES: Lydia McDowell, Nuala McGarry, Bradley Lyness For this part of the Animation Strategies module our task is to create a 3D interior/exterior scene that conveys a narrative. For our scene my team has decided to make a forest campsite which has been attacked by a mysterious monster. Although I worry about how well the scene… Continue reading 3D Environment – Research and Concepts

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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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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