Thursday, September 22, 2016

CA1-BGSU Character Concepts

A couple concepts of the characters I plan on using for my animation.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Thursday, September 8, 2016

CA1-BGSU Synopsis

The Stone Carver. This story is about a stone carver from a high mountain village working on a great monument to himself in an effort to be remembered. Along his journey he learns what's more important than being remembered for your work.

CA1-BGSU World references

Real world references of style and architecture:

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

CA1-BGSU Inspiration for animation

Just adding in some inspirational images and styles for my animation. Have an idea kind of where I want to go.
Animated Short- Style Ref

Friday, September 2, 2016

CA1-BGSU Character creation in Maya

Working on getting better with the modeling tools in Maya. Still trying to figure out how to average smooth vertices but looks pretty decent with a subdivision.
Also messed around a bit with Final gather, ambient occlusion material properties, and bounce lighting.