Here’s a timelapse from Pádraig’s upcoming film An Gadhar Dubh, animated by Eimhin a few months back!
Below you can see some photos from past scene preparations and character builds too, along with a bonus little gif at the end:
A little character exploration, animated blind using a NIkon DLSR in 2010, made with: cardboard, foil, acetate with glue to create the telescope lens, and a sandwich bag tie for the quill.
Isaac Newton was born when the calendar system changed from the Julian to the Gregorian, which means: he’s got 2 birthdays.
Earlier on this year we were invited by Russell Curran Productions to produce an animated segment for this Centra spot. You can see our work at about the 20 second mark!
In this piece on our studio space at A4 Sounds, Carol can be seen working on an initial proof of concept too from about 3:20:
Many thanks to the Russell Curran team for bringing us in on the project:
Director – Stevie Russell
Art Director – Paudge Donaghy
Copywriter – Ted Barry
Agency Producer – Rosaleen Cullen
You can see some behind the scenes footage from our upcoming TG4 projects ‘An tEarrach Thiar’ & ‘Cill Aodáin’, as well as an ad which Carol recently completed featuring Alphabetti Spaghetti!
From writer & director Carol Freeman, comes a tale of a Bird and a Whale, who together struggle to survive, lost at sea.
Featuring an original score by Chris McLoughlin and produced by Jonathan Clarke, this oil paint on glass film will soon be beginning its travels in the big world outside the black=out curtains!
First up on its journey is the Galway Film Fleadh today: LINK
Below you can see a timelapse of the whales breaching:
Yesterday we hosted an animation workshop with a group of young animators from Foróige.
You can see the results here:
We were recently asked to put together some illustration concepts for The Ark‘s upcoming event guide.
The main thrust was to create an image which showed stages in an action, or animation.
Here is what we cooked up for them:
We also have some upcoming workshops in the Ark:
Our first workshop is being hosted by PP’s Pádraig at the Ark as part of the Animation Art Show, with a more in depth series of workshops beginning in June and continuing into August which you can check out HERE, HERE, & HERE
We’ll be posting more information on those workshops once final details are all confirmed!