APPROACH to DYNAMIC ANIMATION – Andrew Tan – Webinar

 

Andrew Tan – Webinar – Approach to Dynamic Animation | Webinar

 

TIMESTAMP – JUMP TO:

0:00 Promo introduction video

0:43 Beginning of webinar -Andrew Tan introduction

2:06 Shot 01 – ‘Ekko fights Zombies’ Shot

2:41 Planning Phase 

5:15 Timing-small & medium beats

10:10 Referencing animation styles from movies and games

10:40 How Andrew created 3d smears

11:06 Animating and throwing the sword

12:05 Blocking phase- Static poses

13:54 Figuring out if head,chest or hips lead action

16:00 When to use smear frames

18:49 How did Andrew choreograph this shot

20:59 Using personal work to express yourself

23:18 Action leads camera

28:00 Animating out of your comfort zone

28:46 Sense of weight

32:08 Polishing the shot

36:36 Always offset in the movement in the body

38:01 Motivation to work on personal shot

43:09 Shot 01 – Throwing and catching Spinning blade shot – Blocking

46:18 Spinning in 3d – prevent gimbal

50:07 Animating pivot points

55:14 Losing your way while animating

58:20 Blue pencil 2 for drawing poses

58:50 Advice for animators getting into the animation industry

 

Check out Andrew’s Animation Demo reel:

https://vimeo.com/ndrootan

 

For more information on Andrew’s work history check out his LinkedIN page:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/andrewtananimation/

 

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