Artist showcase

Alberto Mielgo’s storyboarding for Spider-man: into the spider-verse

Alberto Mielgo is the brain and hands between the brilliant and graphic styled storyboards for the recent Spider-man: into the spider-verse animated film. A recent article on Cartoon brew showcases the work that he did and how close to the finished visual the storyboards remained. You can find the full article here. https://vimeo.com/311716775 Seeing these… Continue reading Alberto Mielgo’s storyboarding for Spider-man: into the spider-verse

Animation tips & tricks, Artist showcase

3-D Illustration & Stylisation

https://blog.therookies.co/2018/12/25/how-to-make-appealing-3d-illustration-2/ I came upon this tutorial of converting 2 dimensional art into 3-D illustration by student Mark Lee. He takes an illustration done by TB Choi and bases a 3-d model on it. Whilst some of the techniques he used are counter productive to animation, with his end result not being required to move, it… Continue reading 3-D Illustration & Stylisation

Animation tips & tricks, Artist showcase

Kyle Bean – Paper cut-out artist and animator

After doing some research for creating a showreel for an upcoming application for an internship I came upon this video from London based animator Kyle Bean. https://youtu.be/I6lccUuyc3g I found this as an alternative way to show your input on a project beside a showreel, it's something I have been thinking a lot about since trying… Continue reading Kyle Bean – Paper cut-out artist and animator