Friday, 28 September 2012

uni work - environment sketches

Heres some sketches for where the action of my scene will be:

Since i have did these sketches i have decided to not use an exterior shot of the palace as it is not integral to the scene and would be too complex to model.

uni work - buckingham palace research

Before i start modelling my environment in maya i have done some research on the interiors and some furniture in buckingham palace: 

uni project - storyboard of scene ( in sync with timeline)

This is the story board for the scene giving the basics of the action:

uni project: clip of quote - 'frankly my dear, i don't give a damn'

For part of the project we also have to use a famous quote from a film, ive decided to use the most famous line from gone with the wind when Clark Gable says 'frankly my dear, i don't give a damn', heres the clip.

uni project - timeline of action in scene

Now that i have decided to use the idea of norman breaking into buckingham palace in a misson impossible style i have planned out the key moments of the action of the scene so i can make sure that it will fit in the time scale of 20 to 30 seconds, heres the timeline:

New Uni Project - digital layout design and character animation: brainstorming

For the new project in my second year at uni we have to model an environment and animate a piece of action within the scene including a famous quote from a film. This is my brainstorm of a few ideas for themes actions and quotes:

Ive decided on the buckingham palace idea as i think that i will be able to create an interesting scene and an interesting, dynamic and comical animation