Looking At Best Animated Short Noms

This scene always seems to get glossed over a bit — as would the documentaries and live-action shorts… Basically, what doesn’t typically earn big bucks directly at the box office gets ignored. Well, as an indie filmmaker currently in the works for another animated short, I present either fulls or trailers of the 2016 nominated Read More …

Exposition for 2017: CSUMB Magazine + IMDb Profile

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1836027/mediaviewer/rm2415999744 Happy New Year, one and all! Much has been happening lately, among them being progress for future productions and digitizations (I smell “Penny Pincher” in store!). What has happened very recently was twofold: 1) On the Internet Movie Database, I’ve both added a profile pic and a personalized link (it uses my full name), Read More …

Character Animator, Test Scene Dos

To further prepare for creating our next project, Penny Pincher, I ran another test on Character Animator last night. This one involved more personalized graphics from a template including individualized colorization of face, eyes, hair, eyebrows, hands and shirt, plus different shapes and an added facial mole. Rendering so far spits out all individual PNG Read More …

Concept Art for New Project

There’s a kindred animated flair to the roaring ’20s style that’s been used in a lot of recent ongoing advertisements. Even reminiscent of Walt Disney’s “Steamboat Willie” with introducing Mickey Mouse to the world. We’d like to model the look of an upcoming project after this, using Character Animator from Adobe’s Creative Cloud. Can only Read More …