This was a project I supervised and produced some VFX shots for while at Rock.Paper.Film. Creating 3D assets inside Element3D and Maya for compositing in After Effects. It was great working with some wonderful aerial footage and doing 3D camera tracking to embed the text and 3D animated birds.
While at Rock.Paper.Film I was the VFX supervisor on a promo video for an exciting new animation festival to be held in Bournemouth. The BFX Festival will consist of a 6-week summer competition followed by screenings, master classes, an awards ceremony and other exciting events taking place across Bournemouth 25th-29th September 2013. With Red Balloon in…
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A little experiment taking photos of poses and making a basic rig in Maya to animate them. I think it has quite a unique look to it. I may advance this technique in the future.
Sky-Caper is the short film I produced while at Bournemouth University. Screened at the Edinburgh International Film festival, Animated Exeter and Bournemouth Big Screen.Todd and I put in hundreds of hours, but the difficulty of working with 2D alongside the 3D was well worth it.
I thought I would share some of my look development for Sky-Caper as working up the toon shader for the main character “Suds” took a lot of trial and error. Looking back 4 years later I can see ways I could improve on my old methods but this paper could be of some use for…
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