Animation – Animated Alphabet- Task 3: Animation Elements (With Storyboard)

We have to animate a specific letter of the alphabet by any means necessary. I planned, developed the idea and created a storyboard. However, I needed to create the stop-motion & this means going shopping for ingredients used. I also had to bring some equipment in to do this at college, but this is the…… Continue reading Animation – Animated Alphabet- Task 3: Animation Elements (With Storyboard)

Animation – Animated Alphabet – Task 4: Final Stop-Motion Animation

We have to animate a specific letter of the alphabet by any means necessary. This is how I created my stop-motion. I explained it as a method from a cookbook, so it is slightly less detailed. Method The night before, pre-cook the Mushrooms and Onions. This is to make sure the omelette will be edible…… Continue reading Animation – Animated Alphabet – Task 4: Final Stop-Motion Animation

Animation – Animated Alphabet- Task 2: Planning and Development

We have to animate a specific letter of the alphabet by any means. I was designated the letter ‘O’ and will have to produce a small (around 5-10 seconds) animation on what the letter ‘O’ could stand for. Given letter: O                   Idea: Omelette getting cooked Story idea 1 Raw omelette mixture being poured into pan.…… Continue reading Animation – Animated Alphabet- Task 2: Planning and Development

Animation – Animated Alphabet- Task 2: Initial Ideas

We have to animate a specific letter of the alphabet by any means. I was designated the letter ‘O’ and will have to produce a small (around 5-10 seconds) animation on what the letter ‘O’ could stand for. I first noted down around 15 words that start with the letter ‘O’ and the definitions of…… Continue reading Animation – Animated Alphabet- Task 2: Initial Ideas

Animation – Animated Alphabet- Task 1: Research of Stop-Motion

We have to animate a specific letter of the alphabet by any means. However, I wanted to research into stop-motion animation first before starting my initial ideas. Charlie and Lola is a book series & a TV show. The books are written by Lauren Child and the whole franchise are for a young target audience.…… Continue reading Animation – Animated Alphabet- Task 1: Research of Stop-Motion

Animation – Warburtons – Task 1: Research Animation Techniques

We had to create an animation promoting a new bread product. However, I needed to research about animation to get ideas running in my head, so I decided to research the popular animation called, ‘The Simpsons’. The Simpsons is an American-made cartoon show aired on TV almost without fail for 27 years, and is the…… Continue reading Animation – Warburtons – Task 1: Research Animation Techniques

Animation – Warburtons – Task 1: Animation Timeline & Mood board

Animation Mood Board Animation History Timeline Animation before Film (Illusions) The magic lantern (1650s): This worked by placing a source of light inside the contraption. This then projected the translucent image onto a wall. The animation part comes when there are multiple images manually moved to create the illusion of movement.  Thaumatrope (1824): This was…… Continue reading Animation – Warburtons – Task 1: Animation Timeline & Mood board