Process

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Animation Workshop in Poland 1 – Falling Up

Recently I was in Poland at the animation workshop run by Jerzy Kucia and this became the opportunity for me to invest some time concentrated on the practical project for my dissertation. It was an extraordinary experience, so many things happened during a short period of time and I am documenting them in a series of posts… Read more »

Process

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3 experiments with line

The following are 3 small experiments on Data Driven Drawings for the web. A line with D3.js and SVG I am using the d3 library and its easiness to visualize any kind of data to have the first look at my material. In this case, earthquake data from colombia gathered from Ingeominas and terrorist attacks data from the Centro Nacional… Read more »

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Modularity and minimalism, sprite animations for the web

The web in its infinitely limited capacity provokes a lot of interesting challenges for someone like me trying to combine traditional forms of animation and Internet technology. One of the ideas I’ve been more curious about lately is modularity, how to push hand drawn animated frames into a generative system that can infinitely develop? Part of the answer… Read more »

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New Cycle

It’s been almost 2 years since I came to Singapore to start my PhD, what has been of it so far is a lot of reading and writing and I miss the less analytical mindset in which I usually perform a creative act. This website is going to be my virtual temple where I can retreat and… Read more »

Process

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Causal Loop Diagram

Found this wikipedia article on causal loop diagrams and thought of the parallel  this idea seem to have with the map I’ve created to structure my film. This is helping a lot to find ways on visualizing how things develop in time on such systems. At the end this is what I am trying to… Read more »

References

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Slit Scan Dance

Great use of “Slit Scan” or what is named in the video above as time displacement. What happens when multiple moments of ourselves converge and are visible in one single moment? powerful visual effect and provocative ideas about time arise.