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3D Short Film

3D Short Film

Posted by on Sep 28, 2013 in 3D, Animation, Artblog, Concept Art, Illustration, Portfolio, Storyboards | 0 comments

In the Fall of 2012 I took a graduate level course in 3D animation in the Visualization program at Texas A&M University. In one semester, I created a 30 second short film based on Stephen Crane’s poem, “Behold the Grave of a Wicked Man.” The final film is here: Behold, the Grave of a Wicked Man from Todd Kale on Vimeo. The production...

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Dangerous Days

Dangerous Days

Posted by on Sep 9, 2013 in 3D, Animation, Artblog, Portfolio, Storyboards, Video | 0 comments

In the Fall of 2012 I took a graduate level course in film in the Visualization program at Texas A&M University. Over 5 weeks, I worked with a group of 3 other students in the creation of a short film. The film was loosely based on the French film La Jetée. The final film is here: DangerousDays (2013) from Todd Kale on Vimeo.   This is an early...

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613 Animation

Posted by on Oct 8, 2012 in 3D, Artblog, School | 0 comments

Another of my longtime animated favorites: The Mouse and His Child from 1977. I saw this as a kid a few times, yet it gave me nightmares. Go figure. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new...

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613 Animation Principles

Posted by on Oct 8, 2012 in 3D, School | 0 comments

Now the animations stage starts… One of my all-time favorite animated films is The Secret of NIMH. The clip below showcases many of the classic 12 principles of animation: The following principles are clear here: 1. Squash and stretch in Jeremy’s motions2. Anticipation in both characters3. Staging4.  Follow through and overlapping action in...

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613 Project

Posted by on Sep 13, 2012 in 3D, School | 0 comments

Work on the 613 project continues with character turnarounds and a 2D animatic: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit...

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613 Storyboard Sheet

Posted by on Sep 3, 2012 in 3D, School | 0 comments

Here are the storyboards all on one sheet: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share...

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