Friday, August 12, 2011

More from STEVE THE SUPER HERO


This is another image from the STEVE THE SUPER HERO music video. I kept putting off animating this shot because I wasn’t completely sure what I wanted these BAD GUYS to be doing. I had a lot of elaborate ideas, but they were all too time consuming and I was beginning to run out of time for working on the video.
Then along comes the film, DREAMGIRLS. I had never seen it before - but when I saw this sequence I thought “Hey! That’s what I need for the BAD GUYS”, – so I created a simple cycle for the BAD GUYS, trying to give them a little bit of “Dreamgirls” mixed with a little “HEY! SOMETHING REALLY STINKS!” … So this is what I came up with….
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This is a pencil test from the shot.

5 comments:

  1. lovely stuff!

    I'm guessing you won't have to talk to your self for much longer ;-)

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  2. Whoa! Great stuff. Wonderful video. I just saw the finished video. Is amazing. What software you used to color/compose it?

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  3. Saw your film posted on Cartoon Brew this morning. So nice to see some real cartoon animation ! Funny stuff.

    I appreciate hearing about the production process and seeing pencil tests. Hope you'll post more.

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  4. Rad, rad RAD!!!! Favorite animator at the moment! Great work sir!

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  5. Thanks everyone for the comments!

    @ León Animation Studio – Everything is pencil on paper then I use Animo for scan, paint and composite.


    @ Mr.David Nethery – Yes, definitely plan on posting more pencil tests and any other process stuff I can dig up.

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