Once upon a time there was a hermit crab, smol and elusive to the world. It drew from the misconception of the general public, that it’s kind were not very sociable creatures. So it spent it’s time curled up in it’s shell, occasionally popping out to grab some grub. A few days later it died.…… Continue reading The hermit crab and social media
Oh boy where do I begin? I found it quite easy to model when I started to design the ship. The initial idea was to create spaceship based on herbie. However I decided during the modelling process to base it more on old style convertibles. Another idiotic mistake I made was I forgot planar maps…… Continue reading Reflection
Rigging. A process that involves placing a rig between the two pieces that make up your treasure chest to make the lid talk. All jokes aside, rigging was quite easy to understand and eventually I had a treasure chest I could flip without it entirely un-attaching itself from the bottom. When it came to animation…… Continue reading The Final Stages
I noticed when it came to Uv mapping that the more simple the model was, the easier the uv mapping would be. On one of my models, I’ve set it as the featured images I got pretty far into uv mapping. However as the digits on my computer’s clock turned to 2, I decided I…… Continue reading Progress report: Uv mapping and texturing
When it came to creating the treasure chest I figured pre-production and blocking to be quite easy to understand. All it took was creating two rectangular prisms that were equal in length and width. Eventually after half an hour I had the bottom base done. This can be seen below, as I select the lid…… Continue reading Progress report: Pre-production, blocking and 3d modelling.
Pixlpit is an independent 3d animator who is skilfully creating a unique look with their animation, through the help of their custom made 3d models. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wog4Qp9zjrw This video above is an example of the process he takes to create the skeletal structure of his models and the overlaying skin. Making a unique skeletal structure allows for him to…… Continue reading Exploring the world of pixlpit
Below are pinterest boards curated to suit my animation needs. These separate boards allow me to reference and create more realistic feel to my works. https://au.pinterest.com/shortroundpanda/human-anatomy-references/ Human anatomy board focuses on how the human body looks. It contains references for both genders and the general body shapes of different beings. This collection of images support in…… Continue reading Creative Media Curation