Semester 2 Week 1 – Progress Presentations

Morning Class: For class today, everyone presented their progress presentations that showcased what they did during the Winter break. Unfortunately, I was unable to attend today’s classes but I did send our progress to Michael to review. -Feedback- – Background in the pipeline looks dull make it a bit brighter – the juggling animation isContinue reading Semester 2 Week 1 – Progress Presentations

Week 11 – Group Tutorials and Feedback

Morning Class: Today we had group tutorials with Michael    -Feedback- – Adjust the arcade machines so that there are three different variants – Adjust the scale of the arcade machine – Add a stand in height guide for Gumball, Lollipop and the Child using a sphere and a stick – Add some wall decorationContinue reading Week 11 – Group Tutorials and Feedback

Week 10 – One to One Tutorials + Feedback

Morning Class: During this morning, we waited for our one to one with Michael.   -Feedback- – Everything looks good – Look into lighting and post processing nodes in Blender – Do a test of a 2D cake interacting with 3D table – Try a full pipeline of a small, simple section of the animationContinue reading Week 10 – One to One Tutorials + Feedback

Week 8 – Activity + One to One Tutorials

Morning Class: For this morning’s class we were given an activity to do while we waited for our tutorial times.   —Activity— We were tasked with taking a different group’s animatic or storyboards and editing them.    While doing the activity, Michael came round and gave us some feedback on our current progress.   -Feedback-Continue reading Week 8 – Activity + One to One Tutorials

Week 7 – Pre-Production Presentations

Morning Class: For this morning, the class split off into two rooms to present our pre-production presentations. Afternoon Class: After lunch we presented in front of Yuan, Sarah and Aodhan and received some feedback.   -Feedback- – Add the patches and bolts as a last-minute thing as it’s extra work – Adjust the framing ofContinue reading Week 7 – Pre-Production Presentations

Week 6 – Studies Advice and One to One Tutorials

Morning Class: We were supposed to have a meeting with Michael at 2:30pm to discuss my current progress and receive feedback but it was moved up to 11:30am.   -Feedback- – Add an establishing shot after power on – Gumball is still juggling but no one’s paying attention (gets hit on head shot) – ChangeContinue reading Week 6 – Studies Advice and One to One Tutorials

Week 5 – Previs & Pipeline + Group Tutorials

Morning Class: This morning we covered what a pipeline is and how important it is to plan early. We also were shown how to fast prototype using the circle method which involves using a 2D circle and putting it through your pipeline. Alec gave examples of 3D and 2D pipelines and demonstrated some different waysContinue reading Week 5 – Previs & Pipeline + Group Tutorials