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 Lecture 17: Sand Animation

Assignment: Sand Animation

Sand Animation Discussion
- ask about materiality of sand
- what would be appropriate type of animation for sand animation?

Screening:

The Owl Who Married a Goose: An Eskimo Legend, by Caroline Leaf (7:41)

NO CORRAS TANTO, by Cesar Díaz (4:44)
Making of No Corras Tanto (3:52)
https://vimeo.com/6734475

Promised Land, by Benjamin Probanza (5:58)

ATORMENTA (1:14)

Tracks, Corrie Francis Parks (2:06)

A Tangled Tale, Corrie Francis Parks (05:30)

The Making of "A Tangled Tale" (4:14)

Sand Animation Technique 01

Sand Animation Technique 02

Assignment Examples:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JufKv1XgjBs (0:43)
https://vimeo.com/45695093 (0:19)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ahOk9wLZzKE (0:24)

Sand Animation "Love Story"...techniques using hand and gesture, but not the way to do for the assignment (time-laps) (7:00)

 


Demonstration, In-class Group Exercise:

- Show underlit and both top and underlit techniques

- How to move sand?

- What other tools you can think of to experiment?

- How to adjust camera to avoid flickering issue?

Camera Settings Examples:

Underlit:
ISO 100, F6.3, Shutter 1/20

Both Underlit and Toplit:
ISO 100, F6.3, Shutter 1/30


Instructions on how to use the Canon T3i for video