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)
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.
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.
In my final project the dance will be taking up most of the time. Here, I will put some research I've done that relates most to what I am looking for. I will also go a bit into why I'm more for one dance segment than the other. I already have something in mind … Continue reading Third Year: The dance.
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.
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.