Post 11

I worked on the sounds and overall editing this week. I used some in iMovie and also made some of them myself. And here’s the finished product: https://www.bilibili.com/video/av23707351/ 1. What did you learn this semester? I learned more about the process of making an animation, the use of the software TVPaint, and gained a deeper […]

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pp post #10

This week I worked on the weekend to finish all the drawing part in TVPAINT. Due to limitation of time, I didn’t finish the whole coloring part but instead used representative colors and colored background to set off the overall mood.  Here’s some background illustrations: Here’s the “first draft” result: I was watching yuasa masaaki’s […]

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Blogpost 9: Progress and Reflection

This week I almost finish the frames.   This is the animation progress of frames: (a gif, click for preview) I found middle frames very hard to control the tempo and I arranged the fps by adding more middle frames because most of them are all too fast. The average length may be 8-12 frames […]

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Blogpost 8

This week I continued to work on the lining of each frames. I watched a few videos teaching animation motions to learn more about drawing motions. An example: From working on the massive workload of frames, I also start to understand why 3d animation becomes the mainstream of animation works, and why most animations are […]

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passion project reflection #7

I set the deadline to finish every black and white frames on April 19th so for these few weeks I completed about half of it. The most difficult part I found is drawing animation motions and controlling tempo. Here’s a gif of the works I completed: I re-drew the character design because I didn’t feel […]

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Passion Project Blogpost #6

What have you accomplished this week? REFLECT! How is it going for you? Write a blogpost on your progress – you must include authentic MEDIA showing your progress.   As planned in the calendar, I completed the keyframes this week. As I progress, I made a lot of changes in the plot and it became very […]

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Passion Project Blogpost #5

For this week, I finished a draft storyboard and beatboards (draft images that show the important moments in the film).  I finished watching the last three chapters of the documentary Pixar in A Box, which focuses on the visual language and film techniques. After watching these, I figured I may change the shape and details of […]

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PP #4

My plan this week is to work on story and character design, and i decided to elaborate on an idea I had before. I doodled the character for several new character designs (left pic) base on the previous design (right pic) to recreate the character’s appearance and rethink the personalities. I then used the tablet […]

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