Exams were coming up. We were asked to create a project from christmas break until the start of school. So our time limit was from the 18th of December to the 4th of January.
I decided to create a short film called So You Want To Become An Animator. Along with the project we had to create a report of the entire thing. The report I wrote has beginning of the idea, general workflow and what I had in store and an overall consensus of how I thought it went. Instead of me explaining it all in a lengthy blog post, I’d recommend just reading
At the end of September I was offered a 3 month long internship at DanmarkC TV. During this time, I edited some of their features which was an absolutely amazing experience to be able to say that I’ve made stuff that has been shown on television. These features are all edited by me. I place the clips in an order that tells the story in the best way possible and then I give the edited thing to Tommy so he can put graphics on it like the little credits at the end, the logo and the lower third.
After my entire period was done with them, by early December, they gave me a review of how they thought it all worked out. It’s a pretty nice read. (Keep in mind, it’s entirely in danish)
I have a sort of part time internship at a place called Likan. An architecture business. They wanted me to make a video promoting that they have some work space open. They’re in the middle of setting up an office and starting up their business. So far they have a website and they also have many customers. I did have some help with this video. Christoffer and Levon, fellow classmates who also works at Likan. Christoffer made the little UFO bit and Levon did the little end animation. I put everything together along with the music and text. Overall, this project ended fantastically and I’m really satisfied with how it came out.
We were asked to make a bunch of animations with pre made rigs. This is the end result of some of it.
This last one was an assignment given to us asking us to make a comedy sketch, running maximum 30 seconds in 4 days. I went a little bit overboard and made my animation last a little longer. We could either make one up or recreate something. I chose to recreate a sketch from Don Hertzfeldt’s rejected. I created a spoon and the bowl. I was helped with getting the cereal to fill the bowl and getting a banana model which I textured myself. This is what I managed to come up with.
For a first time animating in 3D and handling lip syncing. It’s pretty alright. I think I could’ve done better though.