squareshapedsoftness replied to the topic Introduce Yourself! (The Welcome to BrickFilms Thread) in the forum Getting Started 5 years, 4 months ago
Hello, I’m Aonghus of SquareShapedSoftness.
We’ve been filmmaking for a couple of years now but have only recently got into stop motion.
First I started experimenting with short intros for our regular vids. When that turned out well we jumped not so much in the deep end as out of a helicopter over the pacific…
We went from a series of…[Read more]
squareshapedsoftness replied to the topic Set design, lighting, and chroma key (repost from getting s in the forum Animation and Effects 5 years, 5 months ago
Actually shadows tend not to be a problem when chroma keying things, provided they are not too dark and are still very different from the colours in your set. Altering thresholds of colour allows for subtle changes, such as minor shadows. For example, you can set it to remove all colours between a and b, this will remove a range of colours. If you…[Read more]
Really superb, great animation, well paced, funny, engaging… music seemed a bit jerky, I don’t know if you were going for the crackly silent movie era effect or if it was my computer but that’s the only thing I didn’t like. Really great work!