Tag: Animation

Sep 20 2017

Hour Glass with Newton and Element3D

The Newton plug-in was used to create the grains of sand falling down. The Hour Glass was made up of simple objects and repeated masks in Element 3D.  

Aug 29 2017

Bug bounce

Bugs bouncing around into a container using the Newton plugin for Adobe After Effects.  Element 3D was used to create the bugs.  

Aug 10 2017

Showreel 5

This is my 5th Showreel and includes clips from –     Personal projects     Short film     Future Pro Wrestling (FPW) (DVD menu animation)     This is Progress (Wrestler entrance animations). Software used – Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe Photoshop.  Plugins used -Trapcode Plugins and Element 3D 3D models that are not …

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Aug 01 2017

Trapcode Tao Tunnels

The tunnels are made with the Tao circle and the repeater.  Different textures and changes to the fractal deform to create different looking tunnels.  The camera and the lights are offset and parented to a centre null.

Jul 07 2017

Inflating Logo

Inflating Logo using Trapcode Tao with animated Tao lights with a small amount of fractal displacement.  RedGiant Universe Glo Fi was used for the Designs word of the logo.  

Jun 30 2017

Music and Animations

Here is some original music made by Jake South titled Poly-Tune with animations in time to the music.  I used Trapcode Sound Keys to generate key frames to drive some of the values of the plug-ins Trapcode Tao, Trapcode Mir, and Element 3D.  

May 31 2017

Particular Weather

A weather cloud made with Trapcode Particular.  The cloud, rain, and snow are on there own Trapcode Particular layer.  The rain and the snow both have aux particles for the rain drop splashes and the snow settling.  The sun is a lens flare from Optical Flares.

Apr 20 2017

Trapcode Tao Octopus

Here is another character made with Trapcode Tao in Adobe After Effects and inspired by Hank the octopus from Pixar’s Finding Dory.  Created with animated Tao lights and the repeat paths option for the tentacles.  Trapcode Particular was used for the ink. 

Apr 13 2017

My 100th Video on YouTube

This is my 100th Video uploaded to YouTube.   My first video I uploaded was the Mini Bond short film in 2009, which has so far been viewed 1,403 times. My top 5 most viewed videos so far are – 1 – Avengers Tesseract Cube Tutorial 2 – Element 3D Transitions Tutorial 3 – Lights …

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Mar 13 2017

Trapcode Tao Robot Character

A classic robot character made with Trapcode Tao.  Animated Tao Lumi lights were used for the robots eyes and control panel.