Thursday, 29 October 2009

Animation techniques

We made a whiteboard animation during our studio practice today.

Friday, 23 October 2009

The Love Dance

This week the assignment was to make Mr Cubie jump, stretch, squash and so on in Maya.

I was reading a comic about seahorses and how they do a dance every morning to express how they feel about each other. Thought it was a nice thing to do, and that's what inspired me to do this animation.

Monday, 19 October 2009


Playing around with pixilation techniques


Stretch and Squash

Here you have this weeks assignments:

Task 1:

Task 2:

Task 3:

After Maya shutting down on me twice (and me forgetting to save my work) I finally got the two bouncing balls done.

Thursday, 8 October 2009

My first animation

Did my first 2D animation this week. \o/
The assignment was to turn a circle into what ever shape you wanted using 12 drawings.
I chose to turn it into something I’ve been looking for since I moved to England.
A Norwegian cheese carver! (Obviously impossible to get a hold of here)

It was great fun making this animation, and all though it’s not top notch animation I feel a little bit proud.
And I’ve learned that when you’re working with animation like this always remember to make the letters inverted…