The previous post goes into why I chose certain maps for my projects and what my plan was for Sun. This post will be about Sun and the issues I was having whilst trying to add a normal map to him. Not being totally happy with how Sun turned out, I wanted to make him … Continue reading Third Year: Normal maps and Sun (Part 2)
For this week we had the opportunity to pitch for the second years in case we would want a helping hand somewhere during our project. I signed up for this with the hopes that I can get some help when it comes to colouring the animation. I didn't know that this would be possible, and … Continue reading Third Year: The Pitch.
The holiday season hit and we were out of university for a good month or so. This doesn't mean that I would sit back and relax. Not only did I celebrate my birthday in December, the holiday season was pretty intense as well, so I wasn't able to do any work further into December. But … Continue reading Third Year: Vacation, but still working.
I have created the concept art that was still pending. I am, however, not that happy with their designs. One of the things that I wanted above all was that eventhough they were from different astral bodies with a realm that embraces their appearance, I wanted Sun and Moon to still be recognizable as a … Continue reading Third year: Concept art finished.
In this post I will go into the design of Sun. I've created his concept and through this post I will explain the thought process. For the last two weeks I've been traveling overseas, therefore I've not been able to do much work aside from taking some notes regarding the story and making a few … Continue reading Third Year: Design of Sun.
Today I've started on the design of Moon. Through this post I'll hopefully be able to show my train of thought during the creation of a new character. Before I started, I wanted to make sure that the references that I've taken some inspiration from were taken into consideration. Adding to that some of her … Continue reading Third Year: Concept for Moon.
For Moon I have an image in my mind that is her world and appearance. Just like Sun, nothing is set to stone yet and these are just the ideas I have so far whilst we're waiting for uni to start again. Whilst Moon lives just like Sun does, within the big ball in the … Continue reading Third Year: Moon and her world.