Last night I watched an inspiring movie in terms of animation. The movie is called The Secret of Kells and is an incredible combination of layering and 2D animation to create an unusually created movie. Check out the trailer o get an idea of what I’m talking about. Trailer Here I wouldn’t mind trying my … More The Secret of Kells
We received a rather interesting brief where we had to create a story, storyboard it, script it, make a photo montage and add our own recorded sounds to it. Naturally with my love for animation I decided to tackle the most difficult thing I could, stop frame animation. With basically no knowledge of stop frame … More The Escape-Stop Frame
My Film Noir Shoot… A big thank you to all those involved in posing for my lighting experimentation!
Just Some Notes on Film Noir… Film Noir was a term coined by French film critics that noticed how dark downbeat and black the looks and themes were. Contrary to belief, film noir is not a genre but rather a mood, style, point of view and tone to a film. Film noir were melancholy, alienation, … More A Bit of Film Noir…
Lesson 1: Storyboarding is an important part in establishing any film, video, animation or even games. The idea is to portray the key points that feature in the film in a way that tells the story in all of its detail. This includes the different filming angles and techniques to be used, a short written … More Storyboards and Film