I recently graduated with first class honours; however there are some things which if I had known from before starting the year, would have made my life far easier and myself more satisfied of the final product. Here are some tips for you budding students. This post is mainly for Teesside people, but I suspect…Read More
Talking to a friend recently about how ridiculous learning animation really is, we figured out a few things.Read More
This was made for a presentation we had to do in front of a 100 or more people. Originally I used Inception music, but for the internet I replaced it with a more subtle (yet very beautiful) track and light purple background instead of the original black.
We got pretty good apraise for what was presented so far, and we found out that all the other teams were at a similar production stage as us – which was a bit of a relief, although it doesn’t dismiss the fact that we still have a lot of work ahead.
Anyway, this video just briefly shows what we’ve done so far. Not all of it is there actually, and also it doesn’t really do justice to all the man hours that have been put in to the project by us five guys. Nevertheless –
The comedic short film I’ve been working on since December.Read More
A man who’s had a few too many to drink is surprised to find a woman standing next to him:
This was a really tough animation to do due to the drunken state. I’ve done my utmost to make this as good as I could and have learnt so much in the process. I’d say all in all, it’s about a month’s work. For 22 seconds of animation. That’s when I realised that well… art is never truly complete. There’s always room for improvement or other possible interpretations. So I decided to finish up and render it.. using Pixar’s Renderman :) I’ll talk about that in a later post.