I enjoyed working in After Effects, and while I still have a lot to learn about it, I’m happy with the final project that Kathy and I worked on.
Previously, I’d downloaded a model from mixamo, and animated it in unreal engine. Recently, however, there was a problem with the assets, and I had to start over. I decided to create a model in fuse, and then rig and animate it in mixamo.
For the second section of Animation, I’m working with Kathy Wu on telling a story through animation with After Effects. After spending an afternoon researching little known folktales, we decided on Momotaro, a folktale from Japan. In the story, Momotaro, or Peach-Boy, is born out of a peach found by an old woman doing laundry. He goes on to be raised by a childless couple, and has adventures with animal friends he finds along the way. Link to the folktaleRead More