Daniel did it again. Such a simple demo but so good that it makes you doubt this is #MadeWithBlender. Amazing.
Props to the Grease Pencil team for leading the next generation of
2D+3D animation pipeline!
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So I've read a million times about 'breakdowns' in animation but just struggled to 'get' why they are special or different to 'inbetweens'
Then I watched a video on animators island and he did the usual.
- Draw some key frames.
- Draw a couple of extremes for anticipation.
Nothing special. Then he said "This still tells us nothing about how it moves from extreme to extreme. For that we need a breakdown. how far does it get, does anything lag" etc etc.
I was like. OMG makes total sense now.
Number 3 - Brick falling to the ground.
Is this not the most beautiful animatic ever produced? I’m not sure it even needs animating.
As I practice drawing and research animation production I’m trying to put together a little list of useful exercises to practice animation principles.
I need to keep them short so I can complete them so only a few seconds ideally.
- bouncing ball of various mass. Soft, hard etc.
- bouncing ball with personality. Such as tail.
- flour sack jumps and turns.
- head turns
- walk cycles, sneaks etc.
- loft something heavy?
Does anyone have any good suggestions for 1s-5s animation exercises?
Heya everybody! Just a friendly reminder that the due date for #TalesFromTheFediverse is next week! If you, for whatever reason, can't make the deadline, just tell me, and don't worry, there's always next issue (if and once I announce it). If you need *just* a wee bit more time to finish, also tell me, just know that *at the very latest*, I need it in by the end of the month.
If you're not contributing, the comic'll be out on May 5th!
And as always, boosts are appreciated!
After watching Space Base 8 from the profile link of @charleskenny our very own I managed to stumble across the making of blog.
So curious as to what is involved in making a short from inception.
Reading glasses time.
A delayed train, 4hrs to kill I’ve skipped youtube videos for the entertaining 1017 pages of the #opentoonz manual in ePub format.
I may not know how to animate but damn it I will know how use the tools just as soon as I can animate
Bouncing ball number 3 tomorrow
- Krita super simple bitmap based. Great brushes and simple.
- OpenToonz bitmap and vector but man is it confusing.
- Blender 2d vector and 3d environment. Tweens etc Compositor and stuff. Amazing start but steep curve.
Most of my testing has been with Krita and a mess about in blender.
Opentoonz next and finally found a workflow video https://youtu.be/3HkapTV5IWU
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