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.
Today was the day that we hit our first deadline. This post will be an evaluation post which goes into the work done so far, the ups and downs whilst working towards the first deadline of this year. For our first deadline we had to focus on the pre-production of our thesis film. It's pretty … Continue reading Third Year: Deadline.
This being the last project of the year was a bit bitter sweet. I enjoyed the studies, they gave me a lot of ideas on how to handle certain things regarding design/characters and stories/ to business aspect of it all. This project was no different. It helped seeing how not every way of promoting might … Continue reading Animation Studies: Promo Kit Evaluation
This project was the first time we were able to touch upon the real work that we will be facing once we go onto the work floor after graduation. I initially declined the idea of working in a group, seeing how the first year group assignment went, I did not want to give it another … Continue reading Animation Studio : Project 3 Team Live Briefs. Evaluation.
So far the development of the characters were no issue. We had a presentation for the client which went really well. He liked the idea that we had regarding the story for the animation and agreed with the models. He only had a few things to point out: - The model of the mother looked … Continue reading Animation Studio : Project 3 Team Live Briefs. – Updating the models to standards and further developments.
I've finished the Toon vs Actor project and it was successfully submitted and so it's now time to evaluate. First of all, because we were free to do what we wanted in this project, some created an actual essay whilst others focused much more on a script form. I wanted to create an almost short … Continue reading Animation Studies 2 : Toon vs Actor. The work and evaluation.