animationnation mission statementunited we brandanimationnation facebook
  • If you can dream it, you can do it. -Walt Disney

  • Quality is a great business plan. -John Lasseter

  • Let's make some funny pictures. -Tex Avery

  • I never considered a difference of opinion in politics, in religion, in philosophy, as cause for withdrawing from a friend. -Howard Zinn

  • When critics sit in judgment it is hard to tell where justice leaves off and vengeance begins. -Chuck Jones

  • And what do you benefit if you gain the whole world but lose your own soul? -Jesus

  • A man should never neglect his family for business. -Walt Disney

  • What's most important in animation is the emotions and the ideas being portrayed. -Ralph Bakshi

  • Once you have heard a strange audience burst into laughter at a film you directed, you realize what the word joy is all about. -Chuck Jones

  • Before enlightenment: chop wood, carry water. After enlightenment: chop wood, carry water. -Buddhist Proverb

The Adventures of the High King

Showcase your drawings, illustrations, video and media.

The Adventures of the High King

Postby JonCee500 » Fri May 17, 2013 8:00 am

This animation was part of an assignment where the objective was to create a short animation which features an engaging story communicates the driving force behind your character's personality and what he/she wants to achieve.

In this case, the High King wants nothing more than wealth and power. This short shows him becoming engulfed by his own greed and selfishness towards others.

I wanted to show a wide range of emotion with this piece as well as believable animation. This is my second attempt at creating a character from the beginning.

I created, rigged, painted, animated and edited this short in the space of two weeks. I am happy with the final outcome of my animation.

The final short was to be 30 seconds in length, however, I over stepped this and my animation ended up being 44 seconds.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ndelfdlRVo

Feedback would be appreciated :)
User avatar
JonCee500
 
Posts: 7
Joined: Mon Feb 04, 2013 6:47 am
Location: United Kingdom

Re: The Adventures of the High King

Postby Charles » Mon May 20, 2013 1:55 pm

That's a lot of work for a 2 week effort Jon! You did a nice job. The basic idea of the narrative came through along with a sufficient acting to get the idea across as to what's what.

Here's the embeded video. Thanks for posting and good luck with the next step up.

_________________________________

Daily Z

Image
User avatar
Charles
 
Posts: 7430
Joined: Thu May 13, 2010 5:36 pm


Return to A.N. Gallery

cron