September 2021 Summary

HIGHLIGHTS: I was somewhat frustrated with my self-discipline this month. I had intended to get busy finishing character animation, particularly in the SU-SuitingUp sequence. However, I wasn’t idle — I got a lot of other things done. LUNATICS PRODUCTION: Worked some on animating SU-1-B (Georgiana with the Tech) and tried an experimental solution to animating […]

August 2021 Summary

HIGHLIGHTS: This was a rough month, from a mental health perspective. We enjoyed the trip to New Mexico very much, but coming back was a hell of a comedown, and all the problems started rushing back in. I had crushing existential depression for a couple of weeks. Gradually, though, I started to get back into […]

July 2021 Summary

HIGHLIGHTS: LUNATICS PRODUCTION: Shot reference footage of Ariel and I to help with animating in SU-1-B shot (of Georgiana and Tech). IT: Had our site surveyed by Nextlink for high-speed line-of-sight internet. Unfortunately, we need a very tall tower to get it here, so the pole won’t work, and we’ll have to make a different […]

July 2018 Summary

HIGHLIGHTS: Screencasts documenting texturing for the “Aquarium Room” and the Mission Control Room, and the lip-sync process with Papagayo and Blender-Papagayo Plugin. Documentation for Animation Computer for K. Perry. Worked on upper-stage mech shot. Worked on SU-SuitingUp animation blocking, but ran into a lot of problems with timing and shots. End result was a mess […]