1st animatic for an animation about antibodies! for my animation II class…
One does not simple walk into Mordor…
Created using simple geometry, a matte painting, and a technique called camera mapping in 3d studio max.
You can see the matte painting here:
Mordor Matte Painting, 3d Geometry from 3ds Max, used for a camera mapping assignment in my animation II class.
Welcome to Behind the Scenes of my Chemical Synapses animation!
Here I present some animation and fx tests that I rendered out during the semester. Some of these techniques made it in to the final animation, and others continued to evolve throughout the course of the semester.
Chemical Synapse Animation Final, 3ds Max and Adobe After Effects
This is the final version of my animation, entitled Chemical Synapses. Enjoy!
This animation was created using 3DS Max, ZBrush, CrazyBump, Adobe After Effects, Trapcode Particular, and the AE plug-in Camera Tracker, by the Foundry.
Smoke brushes by frozenstocks, and soundtrack by Kevin MacLeod. Special thanks to Rima Gala for helping me out with the narration.
Logo Reveal, Adobe After Effects
Created using Adobe After Effects and this tutorial: http://ae.tutsplus.com/tutorials/motion-graphics/quick-tip-how-to-reveal-high-detail-logos-in-seconds/
Glowing DNA, Adobe After Effects
Glowing DNA strand created using this tutorial: http://ae.tutsplus.com/tutorials/motion-graphics/create-a-3d-dna-strain/
Earth Zoom, Adobe After Effects
Here are a few odds and ends from the last few months, things made outside of school…
This video was created in Adobe After Effects, using assets and instruction from these tutorials: http://www.videocopilot.net/tutorials/earth_zoom/, http://www.videocopilot.net/tutorials/the_blue_planet/
Satellite Images courtesy of Google Earth
Chemical Synapse Animation v1, 3ds Max and Adobe After Effects
This is the first draft of my neurotransmitter animation. Camera moves are getting close to finalized, and there is some early materials and lighting. The animation is still lacking effects/post.
Chemical Synapse Animatic v2, 3ds Max and Adobe After Effects
The second draft of the animatic for my neurotransmitter animation.