Tag: creativity

Not for Intended Use

Of all the things my team has learned from working on the Bat-Camcorder, the biggest lesson is that you never have to use materials for their original use. In fact, sometimes materials work better if they are not used for their… Continue Reading Not for Intended Use

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Race to the End

Well this week we definitely were put to the test and went full speed. Finally through the kitpices onto the ship and did some rough up to give it the old and aged look. Kaan’s and Kyle’s artistry skills are… Continue Reading Race to the End

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One Final Effort

This is it. We all have one week left to go before shooting begins, but we have made great strides on all fronts in preparation for filming. Last week we held our first film test with our elements at the… Continue Reading One Final Effort

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Fail Fast. Recover Faster.

Practical and visual effects become seamless on film through hard work and skill, amazing design, and one’s ability to recover quickly from a total disaster. Unfortunately for us, bringing the Horned King to life is definitely living up to the… Continue Reading Fail Fast. Recover Faster.

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SKULLpting and Painting

Capturing fear can be difficult because you must consider all aspects of the fear– both physical and emotional. My job as one of the artistic leads is to analyze, create, and implement the many elements of fear in order to… Continue Reading SKULLpting and Painting

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A Story About Iterative Design- Tracking Progress using Version Control and Rapid Prototyping

Hello, my name is Ashley and I am on the Bat-Cam team! It’s almost been a month since the start of an adventure of creating an Integrated Underworld Camcorder. That’s right, a bat cam character from an online webtoon called… Continue Reading A Story About Iterative Design- Tracking Progress using Version Control and Rapid Prototyping

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She Shall Rise from Below the Deep Blue Sea

Hey, guys, my name is Darshan Desai and I am a member of the Warbringer team. I have really been enjoying this whole process of this project because I love model making and all the practicality we have to include makes it even… Continue Reading She Shall Rise from Below the Deep Blue Sea

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We are, DaArm!

Welcome to “DaArm!”  An exploration into what makes us react physically to the things we see. That may sound sort or philosophical, but what our team is trying to accomplish is a grotesque, horrific effect to make an audience squirm.… Continue Reading We are, DaArm!

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Something Scary, Something New, Something Cackles, Something blue!

Scooby Doo is one of the most widely recognizable, and long running cartoons of all time clocking in at almost 50 years of thrilling mystery solving and hijinks. I remember being at Thanksgiving gatherings and finding that one of the… Continue Reading Something Scary, Something New, Something Cackles, Something blue!

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Stepping Into Fear (And Our New Silicone Nightmares)

Take a moment to fall back into your childhood days where the dark shadows under your bed and in the deep corner by your closet held a sinister nightmare of malicious intent upon your sweet dreams.  Now, imagine that old… Continue Reading Stepping Into Fear (And Our New Silicone Nightmares)

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