Sarah HolmesL6 Specialist Study 1Study of Stop Motion AnimationBA (hons) Animation
Areas to cover – Research Story spline Contextualisation Set design Achieved? questions
Starting Out and Research… Focus points - Story telling, purveying a strong message, set construction, armature building. Best Medium – Why stop-motion? Story Spline and importance of a good moral
Contextual thinking… Keep in mind Requirements, Standards, capabilities and timelines to help me achieve my goals. Ask questions, receive and value criticisms and feedback. Use it to your advantage (constructive input) Build up ideas and solutions, identify flaws the weakness of an idea can become its strength.
Detail and feedback• Feed back from a variety of sources?Students, work out dates of past characters, animatable face?Storyboard too long cut scenes?• Working with feedback?• Armatures and set how I picture through out• Story boarding• Sticking to moral of story never forgetting goal
Achieved?Story telling and strong storyboard knowledgeArmature and insight into creating strong structureSet and lighting importancePhoto stills with character and set layout and objectsA much deeper understanding of the importance of a storyspline and armature stability importance.