Saturday, December 28, 2019

And Just Cannot Leave Halloween Alone

A final, really, it's final this time, tweak from earlier versions, with about an 8 frame trim...


(cc) 2019 The Animating Apothecary

Sunday, December 01, 2019

Friday, November 01, 2019

1930s Russian Drawn Sound: Nikolai Voinov's 'Paper Sound'

Well, this showed up on youtube - and it's pretty impressive, so for the Russian audience, I link it thusly:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z7Zb4rso82M&fbclid=IwAR24fykiE6AwJ_MeVgqVkGsL2hIOvS-U_bWxjA7j_chPpPSaWXLdBXYohdU

And I affix my "colorized" version, just to play with some more functions of the editing system here:


Thursday, October 31, 2019

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Wrapping Up Halloween GIFiness

Up to 14 seconds of basic animation - another few dozen sketches and it'll be ready to render into video.  Here's the ongoing GIFiness.


And another --

And the last gif version before going into "post"

Friday, October 11, 2019

The Season Approaches

V1

V1a - corrected the "catch" in the cycle - cleared the keyframe at the end of the animated symbol layer - it was saving old data:

V2 - continuing with additional layers:

V3 - nearly 6 seconds now....the suspense is killing me!

V4 - 8 seconds, my my...may get this done by Christmas...

V5 - up to 10 seconds, getting ready for the next two basic actions

Update 6 - Adjusting colors, continuing -- this is taking FOREVER