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15.000 Frames To Go

Today I tested varying light and camera setups for my Orpheus film project. I learned that I still need some spots, and that I have to buy a few more different light bulbs to achieve certain moods. I think I … Continue reading

27. June 2011 by Jessica
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Charon: The Puppet is Done!

Due to a screen printing workshop that I attended on Monday, I didn’t get much done on my beloved Studio Monday. So I caught up yesterday and today with making (and finishing!) the Charon puppet for my Orpheus film project: … Continue reading

23. June 2011 by Jessica
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Charon: Plasticine Model

Getting up early every morning and working on my not-yet-paid projects really pushes them forward. Today I finished the plasticine model of Charon, the second also-non-silhouette character for my film: See my flicker photostream for a larger version of this … Continue reading

16. June 2011 by Jessica
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Orpheus: The Pupppet, Finally

What a week. There were so many other things to do that it was rather difficult to find time slots for working on the Orpheus puppet for my current film project. And whenever I’ve found the time, something just screwed … Continue reading

13. June 2011 by Jessica
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Orpheus: Head and Hands Casted

Here’s a quick update on my Orpheus puppet since I finished the head and the hands yesterday: Orpheus’ head and hands. (See this image in higher resolution on my flickr stream.) My process here is pretty much the same to … Continue reading

27. May 2011 by Jessica
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Orpheus: Model ready for Mold Making!

The final Orpheus model made of plasticine, with all single parts assembled: hands and head are attached to the body part here. Today’s Studio Monday guest had to call off, and so I had a whole day to sculpt the … Continue reading

23. May 2011 by Jessica
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Orpheus: Armature

See a larger version of this picture on flickr.com After yesterday’s animation experiments, day I made the armature of the Orpheus puppet today. I used aluminum wire for the main skeleton, and white Milliput for the bones. Some parts of … Continue reading

16. May 2011 by Jessica
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Sets for my Orpheus Film Project Completed!

The day before yesterday I reached another milestone on my Orpheus film project: I completed the last set. All sets are built and finished now. Which means: I’ve completed another 100% on my progress bars! Hooray! This is so amazing … Continue reading

11. May 2011 by Jessica
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Descending Into The Underworld: The Silhouette Set is Done

The silhouette set is done. The last two days I spent in my basement studio (which is kind of my personal Underworld) and worked on the silhouette set of the realm of the dead. The Underworld set is approx. 2 … Continue reading

08. May 2011 by Jessica
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Not As Black As It Is Painted

Yay for another successful Studio Monday! Since I’d been stuck for the last three weeks or so, I decided that something had to change today. It does, and it was a tough and challenging task. I also had no visitors, … Continue reading

02. May 2011 by Jessica
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