Love animation? Or video storytelling in general? Pixar in a Box is a behind-the-scenes look at how Pixar artists do their jobs. You will be able to animate bouncing balls, build a swarm of robots, and make virtual fireworks explode.
This collaboration between Pixar Animation Studios and Khan Academy is sponsored by Disney.
A little film about French illustrator Thomas Danthony
Nice film, nice illustrations (see his website http://www.thomasdanthony.com/)
Storyboarder is a great wee app that makes storyboarding super easy. Import scripts, export shotlists. Works with Photoshop and Premiere. Awesome! … and free! Super awesome! Thanks to Lucas at CMP for finding this puppy and sharing the love.
Readmore and download at https://wonderunit.com/storyboarder/
Public art commission for 350 Mission Building in City of San Francisco, California.
‘Virtual Depictions:San Francisco’ is a public art project by media artist Refik Anadol consist of series of parametric data sculptures that tell the story of the city and people around us within a unique artistic approach for 350 Mission’s media wall in collaboration with Kilroy Realty Corporation / John Kilroy and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP Architects.
Read more at https://vimeo.com/147304811
A really good quick overview/intro to using the Black Magic video editor/colour grader app “DaVinci Resolve”… which you can get a free version of btw.
It goes quite quick so is possibly best if you have a base level of understanding in editing and/or grading from another app like Premiere Pro.
A great tutorial on how to make slit scan video in After Effects. Great because it is well explained and not too irritating (as most YouTube tutorials can be) but mostly because it is short too!
Thanks to VCD 400 student Rachel and Jasmine for putting me onto this.
Recommended a couple of our fine 4th years … Film riot is a great YouTube series giving some down and dirty video advice.
This one covers how to shoot a driving scene without needing the assistance of car mounts! Ryan shows three different methods to achieve the effect! Including an old but cool technique.