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)
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.
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.
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.