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Elulu, this year so far

For the past six months i have been making some big changes, structurally wise i changed the place of some scenes, and using the same backgrounds i redesigned some scenes to add new content, also i made some new conections between the characters, because i realised that it was lacking some human cohesive force, and[…]

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Things i’ve learned on filmaking while making ELULU.

It’s best for video editing that you render the music in instrument separated layers and then arrange it as you like on the video editor, you can even mix layers from diferent tracks to make new music as needed, and of course make the track you did on the first place. It’s handy to render[…]

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I have reached 1.000 colored backgrounds!

So, to celebrate with everyone i want to share with you 2 videos, on one you will see the modeled, textured and rigged 3d characters that i have so far, and on the other there are some animated backgrounds that are part of the “other dimension”, the music is part of the original score i[…]

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Stand-by production

Unfortunately from a month or so, my computer is kind of dying, problem after another i have manage to sort it out, but right now is currently on intensive care, i´m now currently installing for a second time in a month the Operating system, i hope it breaths again :/, at least everything seems to[…]

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Interesting making of anime films

Kanon (2006-2007), animated series by Kyoto animation And finally a small documentary of Culture Japan, about how Anime is made at the animation studio called JC Staff Greetings!

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Elulu – preview #1 – Backgrounds

Hello!, a little preview of my first movie (on the making), showing some color graded backgrounds! The original size is 4k (4096*2160 pixels), the camera movements are made from stills in a stop motion dolly, the music is part of the original score i did for the movie (96 khz-24bit). Cheers!

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Elulu (OMMP) current status

This is the current progress of my first movie In 3D: 8 x 3D Characters modeled, textured and rigged 4 x 3D props, modeled rigged and textured 2 x 3D chartacters modeled and rigged *** I still have to model, texture and rigg more characters Backgrounds: 26.154 x photo files, complete backgrounds of 64 scenes[…]

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OMMP comet

Just a little update on the OMMP, here are the three model stages of the comet from the scene 60: 1:First i carved a polystyrene ball 2:Then i added epoxic clay and modeled craters and holes, i printed the pattern of a rock that i have, applying pressure with the rock over the clay, i[…]

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The first minute of my first movie

Hopefully the next 74 minutes will be ready by the end of 2013, early 2014… Tech specs: 4k, 96khz-24 bit, (for now, only stereo audio, i will make it in 5.1 eventually) This is the OMMP, at first i was going to make it in 3d stereo, but due to lack of technical equipment and[…]

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Storyboard camera movements

Even though there is no standard on how to draw the camera movements on a storyboard, this is a comprehensive guide of what i have seen used, and of what i use to draw the camera movements on a storyboard, above all, the most important thing is to be clear, that´s why if you don´t[…]

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CC-Resources 02: 9 Storyboard blank templates

Download the 9 Storyboard templates 3 Blank templates of Storysketch (4:3, 16:9, and Cinemascope) 3 Blank templates of Storyboard (4:3, 16:9, and Cinemascope) 3 Blank templates of Animatic (4:3, 16:9, and Cinemascope) To learn how to properly use this templates click here: Link 1 Link 2 Link 3

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The H2 Drumbody has arrived

The award of the Hydrogen drumkit contest has arrived from Belgium :), thanks to Thijs Van Severen for sending it, and organize the contest, and to Michael Wolkstein (aka Wolke) for making with his own hands the awesome H2 Drumbody :); here is the prize: And to celebrate with everyone, i have just finish a[…]

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Feed for my uncompressed Hydrogen drumkits

Hello, Thijs Van Severen, one of the developers of Hydrogen (an opensource sampler software) told me that for the official Hydrogen server my drumkits are going to be recompress due to backup issues, so, just to make the uncompressed drumkits available to everyone y decided to make a Feed: http://www.belofilms.com/H2drumkits/Feeds/BELO-list.xml and here are the instructions[…]

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YAY! I won the Hydrogen drumkit contest

i won the spring drumkit contest :D, XD i sent 5 of the 11 eleven drumkits so it was ovbious that i had more chances of winning than the other participants XD, anyway, the drumkit will be available to download for everyone soon, here is the winners announcement , and to celebrate that i won[…]

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Storyboard and Animatic templates

The next step of the Storysketch, even do it is not a pre-requisit, it´s the Storyboard, the idea of the Storyboard is to have a deeper aesthetic development, that´s why the template for Storyboard has a bigger frame size than the Storysketch template, now, the next step of the Storyboard is the Animatic, the animatic[…]

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Two more Storysketch templates

Here you will find two blank templates to be filled in, they have different aspect ratios, and as the idea of making a storysketch before making a film is to see how the story will be told, how the story will be framed, the format in wich the film will be shown must be same[…]