A final post in my 3D animation module. I might post some videos later of stuff I submitted but this will be the end of any submissible material. And so here it is, a Picasa gallery with the final images I used to get a sense of the animation I was building, once I’d scaled… Read more Final Sketchbook Post
Here’s something I did with an audio clip from the BBC 6Music Adam and Joe show. The voice you hear is Adam Buxton, leaping from professional DJ voice to unhinged lunatic in a flash. It’s a brilliant clip and it gives me the opportunity to flip expressions on the character as Adam goes from normal… Read more Lip Sync Animation
Some more images from my adventures in UV land. The images link to the Picasa album that hosts them, and you’ll find the higher resolution versions there.
I didn’t realise you could detach the skin from a rig and re-attach it without losing your skin weights! It’s an option in the Skin > Detach Skin tool. Brilliant!
It’s annoying and time consuming but it’ll look great when I’m done. It’s getting easier to figure out though. The lobger I go on the more I’m getting it.
I’m planning on writing my essay on the film “The Polar Express”, which I’m downloading now from iTunes. I’ve heard from many sources about the unnatural and slightly disturbing nature of the human characters within it, that they seem to enter the “uncanny valley”. I,ll have more to say about it once I’ve watched the… Read more The Polar Express