Camel Country Pencil Tests - I know there are some people out there who are huge fans of traditional animation pencil tests, and the funny thing is, me too. They show so much more cha...
Friday, January 8, 2010
Change of Seasons
There is a small change of seasons montage about 2/3rds of the way through Caravan, to show that Mia becomes a part of the Traveler family over the course of the summer. It's three shots, three layout drawings - most of the transition will be handled and animated in After Effects by Niles, including the appearance of trees "blooming" to life from spring to summer. While there are only three layout drawings, I had to digitally painting doubles of each drawing (all of which are now complete) to accompany the fade between the seasons. Above is an example of this - the encampment, from summer to fall.