Coming to Senses Created for Academy College

Personification of primitive shapes

Form

CLASSIFICATION //

subdivisions, 3d

Format:

3DS

Medium:

subdivided surfaces in 3D Studio Max

Running Time:

21 seconds

Function

CLASSIFICATION //

primitive, personification

Subject:

Gelatinous, crevice-inhabiting creatures representing the protagonist's senses are found and connected to, rightfully bringing them to unification.

Behavior:

Primitive shapes are brought to life through personified animations.

Requirements:

The assignment was to convey emotion through primitive shapes.

Critique:

The gelatin creatures' geometry don't have enough subdivisions. This can easily be resolved.

Creation

CLASSIFICATION //

assignment, animation, study

Completion Date:

2004-05-20

Duration:

~10 hours

Clients:

3D Animation 101

Process:

This was the first concept animation assignment for my first 3D animation class. I brainstormed, storyboarded and improvised a plot to make the shapes seem to interact with each other and have a purpose for doing so.

Challenges:

My computer was having a hard time running the software.