creative industries

Mash Mob Trailer Project – Visual development and character design

After showing our scripts to Jude he has asked us to focus on visual development and the look of both the 3D scenes in the doctor’s office and the more experimental 2D dream sequence. Jude also suggested that we try and divide up the work so that one person will have more control over one… Continue reading Mash Mob Trailer Project – Visual development and character design

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

animation strategies

UV Mapping

Research How to UV Map and Texture a table in Maya 2015 (Mike Hermes, 2015) UV Mapping Basics in Maya 2017 (Mike Hermes, 2016) Maya 2018 UV Toolkit Review (Steven Roselle, 2017) UV Mapping fastest easiest way Maya 2018 (Malcom Andrieshyn, 2017) http://www.cgsociety.org/news/article/2841/6-tips-to-improve-your-uv-mapping-workflow  Textures and Design  I wanted to use my Photoshop skills to make… Continue reading UV Mapping

animation strategies

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

new narratives

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