The short anime is called Blade Runner Black Out 2022. It takes place a few years after the first movie, and is directed by Shinichiro Watanabe (Cowboy Bebop) and set between the two live-action films, the anime will provide viewers with more information about the dystopian 21st Century first depicted in Ridley Scott’s 1982 film.
Sony Pictures Japan has released a making-of video featuring the animators behind it.
The Action Movie Kid videos have been fantastic to follow, I think that the current compiliation is up to number 6. But after this Invisible Effects video was forwarded to me I thought I’d highlight the very first compiliation.
A brilliant and fun series of videos, that have some complex shots and effects work blended incredibly well.
Action Movie Kid Volume 1:
James Busby is an extremely talented 3d artist and is the director at Sheffield based Ten24, who specialise in photogrammetry scans.
Here is a fantastic timelapse video showcasing his process of taking a multiple high res photogrammetry scans, through cleanup and sculpting, to materials setup and render.
Check out more of Busby’s work on Artstation or at Ten24.info
GastaLoops is a 100 day design project with some “auto inflicted rules”, strong limitations that are able to fuel the creativity. The gifs had to be:
50 frames long
with 3 flat colours (ivory, coral, black)
You can view each looping gif here: