This animation is shot entirely in-camera, the figure having been animated in 3DS Max and then plotted by custom built 3D light painting system.
Animation: Sergei Shabarov
Music: Chris Clark – “EMW”
I’ve completed some early tests and experiments with the system. There is still a lot of issues to iron out, but I am about to pack up my life and move to India so physical tests will be on hold for a few months. I’m planning to use that time to refine the software, add extra features and focus on creating animation to plot once our belongings arrive
To see a video of the rig in action, plus more tests and images – read the Making of Article.
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I’m Ben Cowell-Thomas. I like making things. Often these things involve computer animation or vfx. Other times they take the form of photographs, stop motion or robots. I'm happiest making things using a blend of all these techniques (plus a bit of coding thrown in). read more