As Sun runs to the realm of Moon, the scenes will show him making his way to her. The final scene will show Sun moving his hand into the darkness that is before him, the darkness that is the realm of Moon. This is the first time of a transition taking place from 3D to … Continue reading Third Year: 3D to 2D
With the second deadline hitting hard, it's time to evaluate the project so far and further plans I have regarding my thesis film. In this post I will go into what went well and what didn't go that well, adding to this what I can change and what I want to keep regarding my schedule/planning. … Continue reading Third Year : Evaluation.
Whilst I have been working mainly on Sun, I have spend a lot of time on Moon's environment as well. Knowing only the very basics of environment creation, this has been somewhat of a struggle. This was the initial drawing that I made for Moon's intro scene, where Sun's first seen in her realm. I … Continue reading Third Year: Moon Environment
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)
It's been a while since I've last posted. I have been bumping into some real issues when it comes to my thesis film and now that all seems sorted, I'm ready to update my blog on the progress so far regarding the Thesis film for my final year in my animation course. With the deadline … Continue reading Third Year : Rendering through issues.
This was meant to be the weekend to animate Sun, but due to some severe issues I was having with his mesh, I couldn't work on him. The tutor who handles Zbrush in our course wasn't in, but thankfully is always available through mail. I emailed him with the hope that he could fix whatever … Continue reading A weekend without Sun.
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.