October 2010 will be a month I will never forget. One month with hardly any sleep is what it took to finish this piece. In fact, I don't think I blinked. I animated all exterior shots of the ship in Cinema 4d and composited the spaceship blasting off into hyperspace. Despite not sleeping, I can't complain - ever.
Producer: Kitty Dillard Production Coordinator: Kevin Hall Production Assistant: Billy Mack Lead Art Director/Design/Matte Painter/Animator/Compositor: Thomas Schmid Art Director/Design/Animator/3D Generalist/Composite: Ben Langsfeld Art Director/Design/Animator/Compositor: Yker Moreno Art Director/Design/Animator/Compositor: Joe Mullen Art Director/Animation Director/Design/Animator/Compositor: Gareth O’Brien On Set VFX Supervisor/Compositing Production Manager/Motion Tracking/Roto/Animator/Compositor/Editor: Conrad Ostwald 3D Generalist/Compositor: Chris Phillips Design/Matte Painter/Animator/Compositor: Daniel Oeffinger Design/Animator/Compositor: Seth Ricart Design: Jon Gorman Animator/Compositor: Lucas Borras Animator: Pete McDonald Additional Editor: Aristedes Zamora Roto Artist: Filaments Roto Artist: Tim Turner Den Mother: Ann Seymour Live Action Producer: Kim Koby & Helen Urriola Director of Photography: Scott Beardslee Wardrobe: Victoria Grant Astronaut: Chris Ryan Vixen: Susannah Collins Astronaut Stunt Double: Jared Burke The Bravery Sam Endicott, Lead Singer John Conway, Keyboards Anthony Burulcich, Drummer Michael Zakarin, Guitarist Mike Hindert, Bassist Post-Production, Edit: Bikini, NY Editor: James Duffy Assistant Editor: Edwina Lantigua Color: Company 3 Color Artist: Tom Poole Producer: Marie Deleon
Below are a couple of gems I created during early exploration.