Evaluation and Resources/ Visual Narrative

  Does my motion graphics achieve the briefs requirements, I believe i have shown a visual narrative that presents the story  of the designer, displaying his work to show off his achievements. I wanted portray his main achievement by announcing his recent award which makes it more impressive to see a designer who has won…

Development

  Testing Motion/Effects and developing my ideas        

Making my 3D Element

I used software with Maya and cinema 4d to create 3d objects , feeling more confident with cinema 4d I followed a tutorial that could help me create something similar to stairs which connected to my inspiration from Thomas Heatherwick’s curved innovative stairs. I had to make this a feature in my design therefore I made a…

Maya Import to AE

render settings master layer-maya software- png format frame animation- name/hashtag.ext frame –  1-99 2-999 3-9999 amount of frames rendering out frame range start frame 1,000 end frame 350,000 camera set perspective alpha channel mask depth channel tick image sixe HD540/HD1080 rendering menu top render-batch render batch render image folder _SAVE PROPERLY after effects new comp…

Planning/ Treatment and Ethical considerations

Moodboard Planning Research about motion graphics First create sketches of designs from inspiration Plan transitions, styles and colour theme Start experimenting with different techniques, continue this throughout whole process Create Storyboard Make 3D element Produce motion graphics     Treatment I will be creating a 15 second motion graphic that will present my artist Thomas Heatherwick…

Motion Graphics Experiments and 3D Layer

My first attempt at making a motion graphics, I added lighting and used the xyz format to orientate the text in a different position. Using a simple text layer, gradient background and a spotlight I was able to make a 3D effect by also making sure I used the 3D layer in after effects. 3D layer Z…

Artist Research for Motion Graphics

  Thomas Heatherwick Thomas Heatherwick is an artist who is an innovative designer and creates his projects with wide variety, large and small scales that caption creativity and beauty to the eye. The Heatherwick Studio has worked with an extensive range of design disciplines, including architecture, engineering, transport and urban planning to furniture, sculpture and product design. According…

3D Animation Review

  Big hero 6 is a 2014 American computer animated comedy-superhero film created and produced at Walt Disney Animation Studios. It tells the story of orphaned Hiro Hamada, the 14-year-old robotics genius constantly grappling with the choice between doing what’s easy and doing what’s right. The creation of Hiro and Tadashi was a slightly difficult task…