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.
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:
Explore the origin story of Overwatch’s tenacious climatologist in Blizzard’s latest animated short: Rise and Shine!
The song “You’re Welcome” from Disney’s Moana has some really interesting animation in it. Let’s learn from the masters and see what you can do to improve your own work!
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