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.
It's the end of second term and on the schedule it states to have the production done so we have the last term to work on our book. We now have easter break and then back into the fray to work on our book. I haven't finished the film yet, but the work I have … Continue reading Third Year: Second Deadline.
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.