The making of ' Arturo e il Gabbiano'. A Blender short film

Behind the scenes of the creation of an animated short movie made entirely in Blender, made by a young and passionate team, remotely coordinated.
This is the story of the adventures of an old man and a seagull in a seaside town.
An in depth of the work step by step, from the storyboard and animation to the final render.
A visualization of some of the animated scenes, the animation approach, and the transition from the 2.79 to the 2.8 during the production.

Link of the trailer…

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  • Luca works as 3d artist at Light and Color for 8 years.
    He comes from a architecture, desing and history of arts studies.
    He worked in several animated projects like Buonanotte (shortmovie) Youtopia ( feature film), Giù dal Nido ( Tv animated series) and other commercial videos for italian companies.
    "Arturo e il gabbiano" it's his first project as Producer and Director, a full CGI anima…

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  • I started with Blender at the end of 2010 as a hobbyist.
    In November 2012 I was lucky enough to participate in an animation training at the Blender Foundation, with Francesco Siddi, Beorn Leonard and Pablo Vazquez as teachers.
    In April 2013 I returned to the Blender Foundation for another training about lighting and rendering, with Francesco Siddi, Pablo Vazquez and Sebastian Koenig as teachers…

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