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  1. Featherful, iridescence

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    a comparison between two shaders I wrote, to render iridescence over feathers; the test was made with Maya, Shave and a Haircut, 3Delight. The first case shows the algorithm applied to 3Delight's…

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    • Syncing in the Hair

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      a basic test I did with Maya Fur, Hair and fields; an After Effects script was written to export XML data from audio frequences' analysis; data were then read by a Python script, which created…

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      • Smoking, simulation

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        a test I did with Maya 3D fluids, to render smoke clouds from burning oil pushed away by side wind. Grid resolution: 220 Renderer: MentalRay See also: http://cg.mapofemergence.com/blog/?p=310

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        • Taxiceratops, still walking

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          A test shot, experimenting with photo-realism and a totally unlikely creature, plus integration into a live action (pretty bad, I admit) plate. Audio is to be mixed yet, and some tweaks on color…

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          • Schwarzwald, setting up

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            a short movie presenting a glance of Hitnes' etching exhibition "Schwarzwald" and its preparation; the event took place in Rome, at GRANMA. The video came out almost spontaneously,…

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            • Curvy Fluidicles

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              a test I did with Maya and 3Delight; particles driven by 3D fluids were used to generate curves via Python script; a custom PRMan shader was written in order to simulate the curves' animation. Renderer:…

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              • Taxiceratops, rise and walk

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                A walk cycle I worked on, for CANECANE; I was responsible here for: lighting, lookdev, and rendering Renderer: MentalRay Concept and Design: Giuseppe Squillaci Modeling: Giuseppe Guzzardi Rig: Diego…

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                • Fluidorama, simulation

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                  a very basic test I did with Maya 2D fluids and a bunch of expressions, to automate a few parameters, including buoyancy, swirl, and emitters' color. Music: "Nights Interlude" by Nightmares…

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                  • Rome, Metro C eternal w.i.p.

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                    my first fake tilt-shift: just a rough test with straight lens blur and brutal color correction. This shot is meant to be integrated and edited with other ones, in order to represent the never-ending…

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                    • Altaroma Altamoda, video-collection

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                      a fast editing with scripted motion graphics; it was made for a fashion performance, which was organized by the Academy of Fine Arts of Frosinone and took place in Rome, Complesso Monumentale S.Spirito…

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                      • Kinect doodling

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                        First rough test porting Kinect recording to Maya nParticles (implemented with Costanzo D'Angelis). Depth buffer written to Maya nCache, fully working with nucleus, and therefore with any native…

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                        • Blue Suede Shoots, animated logo

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                          an animated logo I did for "Blue Suede Shoots" film production company; though pretty old (October 2006), it's a work I'm still attached to. Sound FX: Giulio Maschio See…

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