Category Archives: Movies

New Animation Reel

It’s been a long time since I cut a reel and I’ve been meaning to for a while. Well, I finally got around to it! Ironically the newest work on here is still¬†already¬†a year and a half old: Morgan Loomis … Continue reading

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Interview with Phil Tippett

In this interview he talks about Jurassic Park, Star Wars, good and bad film making, and even mentions Tintin: “The motion capture stage is where directors go to die.” I always love hearing his take on things: http://blog.mondotees.com/2011/09/03/check-out-the-full-phil-tippett-mmm2-qa/

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Rango’s “Emotion” Capture

I think this is a great approach for bridging the gap between pure animation and performance capture. Artistically, you get the best of both worlds: the director gets to direct actors, block scenes, experiment with camera setups, and in general … Continue reading

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TRON

I don’t know if I’ll make a habit of writing movie reviews, but I just got back from watching TRON and I can’t sleep, so it’s something to do. I loved the design, and the visuals, and the soundtrack. I … Continue reading

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