So I tried my hand at modelling the tree for the centre of our building. Our reason for having this tree is to make sure that the people still have a tie to their home planet Earth. It also helps for oxygenation as this building will remain above the clouds where oxygen in thin.
Just because we love the style of this Animation we thought we could really recreate it well for our Animatic. I also looked at the making of the animation to see how they created it and thought that this was really helpful in building up layers in photoshop to get a similar style of texture:
Youtube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVkDrIacHJM
The Making of… : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JnnbTaMXDqQ
Again this does seem very dark and gloomy, but it has a beautiful
Youtube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JOP-_8TFWn8
One of our main concept ideas was making a character out of a marshmallow and we found this rig that was already created online which we thought would be a brilliant reference for us make our own rig, if it was the idea we were going to stick to:
Youtube Rig Run-through : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q75mzb5FO5w
This is my concept art design for the speared marshmallow. We hoped to also continue the style of the “Backwater Gospel” animation (which is in the link below) in some of our concept designs.
“Backwater Gospel”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVkDrIacHJM