Tag: animation

Character Feature: Queenie

Does this eye look familiar, But rather, I have a gut feeling To whom this eye belongs too Its just a feeling, I’m going to lean and cling too A scripture from the game, written as a clue for the player The queen demands something from the player, and so the player is forced to fight her. In Freudian dream…

Autodesk Maya: Waking Nightmare

A Short Thriller Animation A child wakes to find himself in a dark confined space. As he makes his way forward, it becomes evident that he is on a train. A shadow lurks watching and waiting for an opportune moment. This animation was a collaboration project with myself and MaryJo Snyder.

Collective Impromptu

A peak into the collective unconscious Using one ambiguous picture from the psychological assessment test, The Thematic Apperception Test (TAT), college students were approached and asked to tell a story from the beginning, middle, and end describing what they saw in the photograph. This artwork was gathered almost like a psychological assessment. It lacked controlled settings, set independent and dependent…

Welcome Back Animation

Created in Adobe After Effects to greet fall students for Oklahoma Universities Video Media Services’ social media.

Cycling Butterfly

Autodesk Maya Cleanup Creating this animation had many small steps involved, one of the biggest was prepping the butterfly. I found a free butterfly model on turbo squid modeling website. The amount of polygon faces was very high. I ended up cleaning and then restructuring some parts of the butterfly to allow for more concise weigh painting and rigging. I…

Cycling Dreams, Learning Autodesk Maya

Learning Autodesk Maya has been both exhilarating and challenging as an Artist. Before a year ago extruding or moving a vertices was foreign to me. Today I enjoy making small narrative stories with the skills I have learned so far. I took a a cylinder primitive and then animated it to perform an interesting rhythmic movement. Next, I placed it…

Sketch Kitty

I used a mixture of different rect and ellipse functions to create this Kitty in Processing. Then I played with lines and ellipses in the background to create this disco atmosphere.

Exploding Rose

I created my own version of GreyscaleGorilla’s tutorial on a “Shattering Rose” in Cinema 4D. Instead of using their plugins, I used the push apart effector to create the “exploding” part of the rose.

Floating Island

Thanks to Tiedie’s tutorial on Low Poly Floating Island Tutorial | Cinema 4D / Photoshop (here is the link: youtube.com/watch?v=0VHMUnGcQ34) I made my first animation using a motion camera for added affects.