A selection of my shots from Happy Feet 2.
Sven “Deep Breath”:
Mumble speaks with seals:
seals - keyframe, penguins - facial animation
Seals dance, Sven flies away:
foreground seals and bird: keyframe, penguins: facial animation. My hero seal animation was also used as a base for the seal crowd.
Ramon and kids “Leapophobic”:
facial animation. Adjusted mocap performance of adult penguin
Lovelace belly-flop on land:
“Ramon starved chicas”:
Gloria sings “Bridge of Light”:
Sven “Your spouse”:
bird - keyframe, penguins - facial animation
Big slam down:
seals - keyframe, penguins - facial animation, penguins being tossed up - keyframe
All Happy Feet Two footage courtesy of Dr D Studios and Warner Bros.
Animated run cycles and walk cycles, produced using Flash©.
The swimming song from: Earl Scruggs Review Album, Banjo by Scruggs, Vocals by Wainwright.
A quick introduction to nHair. Any further questions or suggestions? Leave a comment! ;)
Scenefile (Maya 2014): https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/16128280/nHair_2014.mb
I always liked to use Maya hair. During production I learned more about it from an ex co-worker and in this video I wanted to give you a greater insight and some explanations about nHairs features and how it can be used.
I animated this for the SplineDoctors animation challenge.
Video on how to use lpDynamicChains tool
Dynamic Chains - Maya Hair - Tutorial @ vimeo.com/65481063
More stuff from “Animation”
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