Archive for November 12th, 2012

For my next shot at Animation Mentor I combined two shot choices: sneaking and being scared/running away.

I went for a Loony Tunes/Warner Bros style of cartoony animation – exaggerated feet wind-milling and bicycling. I could have pushed it a lot further but for my first go at a gravity-defying cartoon style (something you can’t film a reference of) I was happy with the result.

Here’s my final shot:


The first 4 weeks of Class 2 were spent developing an animated shot (no surprises there) using the Ballie rig.

I chose a hop scotch animation, thinking that it will give me good practice with weight shifts, balance and timing.

Here is my final shot: