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In the end Yomega opted for Michelle’s idea of the tubs sliding on screen and promoting themselves by talking to each other. Michelle and Rebecca then divided the jobs up amongst us and gave us deadlines to get the show on the road (I’m in charge of animating): Advertisements

Protected: Animation (February – April)

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Net.Workshops 2017

I was accepted to take part in NI Screen’s Net.Workshops Animation week 2017. It’s a week long series of workshops with industry professionals to share film making knowledge with up and coming film makers. Sinéad and Lorna were also taking part! I’d highly recommend this workshop as I learnt a lot about the not-so-much technical…

Dunville Stop Motion Animation

For this project myself, Méabh Gilheany, Robert Caldwell and Sinéad McCormack are helping to produce a short stop-motion film about the history of the Dunville family along with Redburn’s community centre’s youth group (10-13yo). It was part of a community project that Clare Millar was involved in. We visited the centre each Thursday and set the…

Storyline & Plot

At our last meeting we discussed themes and Robert mentioned Mermaids and we all liked that idea. I took to Pinterest for some visual aids for creating some stories for our advert’s plot. Some of my story ideas: We follow a little dumbo octopus (baby shark, baby mermaid, something that eats fish) around a pretty…

BFX Awards Ceremony, Festival & Careers Fair

The BFX competition is a part of the annual BFX Festival, which hosts talks from industry professionals, a recruitment fair and an awards ceremony for the competitors. I arrived a day earlier than the rest of my team so I could sit in on the talk from Dan Zelcs, a character rigger and animator from…

First Client Meeting

So we met with Tori Hayhurst, the business development manager from Paradox and she gave us the run down on all of their products, especially the Yomega3. We got to sample each of the flavours (vanilla, mango and raspberry) and I loved the mango one – I will definitely be making a purchase in the…