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‘Man vs Nature’ (Bravery) – 3D Previs, Modelling and Rigging

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

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Animation Strategies – Walk Cycle and Body Mechanics Animations (Final)

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)

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Life Drawing Crescent Arts – Drawing the Figure in Motion

Here is a selection of work from a three hour class hosted at Crescent Arts Centre by Sharon Kelly. The class really emphasised the importance of loosening up and drawing as a physical action of the entire body, feeling the motion of the model as you drew. The class tried out a lot of experimental… Continue reading Life Drawing Crescent Arts – Drawing the Figure in Motion