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the queasy banana

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Character Design Class

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Character Designs: Gnome

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Character Influence Map - Guard Dog

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Possible Environment Layout

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influence map

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Adobe Audition

MAYA TUTORIAL: Animation 1

my updated story

Premise –  dreams and resourcefulness lead to freedom Logline – a story about a gnome thrown in to the shed by the new house owners and unable to get out because of the ferocious dog that patrols the garden day and night.  He comes up with a daring escape plan when he discovers there is a chance of a new life next door. Outline - The garden is gnome has been thrown in the shed by the new home owners  he spends his days staring out across what used to be his garden. There is a furious dog that patrols the garden.  After a storm part the fence between this house and next door has been blown over and the Gnome can see something in the distance but he cannot quite make out what it is. •             In the shed has various old tools, pots, bits of metal, string, wood, boxes of ‘stuff’ including old camera, pipes, fishing reel and hook •             Fence is partly down, leaning which enables him to see in to the next garden but the dog cannot get through •             As the gnome looks…

Psycho

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Alfred Hitchcock’s 1960 film Psycho is psychological horror story which shocked audiences in 1960 and even nowadays  for those not familiar with the story continues to offer shock and suspense. The death of the leading lady within the first hour was and still is a surprise to the audience and leaves them wondering where the story is going to go. The film is 109 minutes long, but he offs his heroine, the glamorous miscreant with whom he's made us identify, after just 47. In 1960, this generated, by all accounts, an unprecedented sense of careering into uncharted and terrifying territory: what the hell would happen next? Even now, it's distinctly unnerving. (Monahan 2015) fig.1 The story continues to provide suspense through its twists and turns so as an audience you never are sure where it is going, as Norman Bates cleans the motel room after he has murdered Marion you are expecting  for him to find the money she stole and hid in the paper,  but it simply gets thrown in the bo…

Online Green-Light Review from script to screen

some of my recordings

Big fish

Big Fish Story Board

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Character Design

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Dragon

Garden Gnome….prison cell….telescope

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Garden Gnome………prison cell…….telescope Garden gnome trapped in the locked shed, uses materials in the shed to build a telescope to look out across and beyond the garden. Policeman or superhero gnome who captures other garden characters or animals that have done wrong and puts them in a prison cell. Super-villain gnome  Prison guard gnome, looking through the cyclops eyeGnome sits on a prison wardens desk / in his roomShop front with a gnome in the window, bars on window, uses the telescope to view the world or something across the other side of the road. Gnome in the box (imprisoned) like stinky Pete in toy story. At the end someone buys the gnome.  Can move about as long as no one can see him. Gnome in prison who is put to work making glasses, he gradually takes lens and materials to build a telescope so he can look out of his cell at nightUses the telescope to capture light to burn a lockGnome who breaks in to prison to help his friend escape, carries a telescope to check around.�…

Mind Maps

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sound designer

Maya Camera Rigs

Animation Workshop

telescope

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prison cell

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gnome

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Soundscape

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maya texturing tutor

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