CAPTURING COMPLEX MOVEMENT

Vector Graphics Illustration | Part 1 

2 weeks | Studio Project Part 1

GOAL

An illustration that captures the habitat and interactions of an endangered animal from Texas; Increase awareness to this issue through portraying critical aspects of the creature's lifestyle

Frame by Frame Animation | Part 2 

2 weeks | Studio Project Part 2 

OVERVIEW

Frame by frame animation drawn with vector graphic illustrations on Adobe Illustrator, composed on Adobe AfterEffects to capture the habitat, interactions, and most importantly the movement of an endangered animal from Texas

OBJECTIVES

  • Consider different levels of representation and interaction in 4D

  • Dissect form and speak to its aesthetics

  • Work with limited color to create meaning

  • Build a relationship between 2D static and kinetic forms, telling a story

TOOLS

Adobe AfterEffects

Adobe Illustrator

Hand- Sketching 

Digital Sketching

Research 

Prototyping

Recording Sound Effects

LOGISTICS

7 colors maximum

Learn AfterEffects 

Final dimensions: 1920 x 1080px

8 fps 20 seconds

Create all sound effects manually

VECTOR GRAPHIC ILLUSTRATION

RESEARCH & SKETCHING TO ANALYZE FORMS

CREATING ITERATIONS

FINAL ITERATION

Cherivirala_Spoorthi_Animal_Part_2-01-01.png

ANIMATION: FRAME BY FRAME

FINAL ANIMATION

STORYBOARD & SKETCHES

storyboard v3.png

PROCESS FRAMES