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paul.yan
12-14-2005, 06:47 PM
http://www.paul-yan.com/temp/egghuntTitle.jpg

CGSociety was kind enough to do a feature (http://features.cgsociety.org/story_custom.php?story_id=3292&page=) on my first short film, Egghunt. The film served as my undergraduate thesis film and has completed its festival run. It is now available to download with a CGTalk/CGSocety membership, or you can download it directly from my website:
>>> Small (http://www.paul-yan.com/temp/Egghunt_sm.mov) (10.9Mb MOV)
>>> Large (http://www.paul-yan.com/temp/Egghunt.mov) (98.7Mb MOV)

This being my first short, I decided to document the process from the very beginning. You can view the WIP thread (http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?t=125312) or my Production Journal (http://www.paul-yan.com/egghunt/prodJournal-archive.php). Let me know what you think!

gunslingerblack
12-14-2005, 06:50 PM
i watched it the other night paul, very enjoyable. im glad to see that one man productions can really do it. keep up the great work and good luck at your new job.

Digiegg
12-14-2005, 10:32 PM
Just saw it this morning. =) Very cute animation. Gj.

save often
12-15-2005, 12:18 AM
saw this on the nick-site some time ago, very nice short. hoping to start my own short in the new year. maybe get abit more interest than my short.

can i ask, how long from start to finish did this project take?

JDPinto
12-15-2005, 12:22 AM
After seeing the short yesterday, I was so impressed I decided to check out the WIP thread. I just finally finished reading the entire thing, watching the short about 5 times in between. I have to say, you did an awesome job. Very inspiring to see such a thing. I'll be going off to college in a couple of years and hope to learn as much as you did. Great job. :)

paul.yan
12-15-2005, 07:09 PM
thanks for all the kind words guys! save often - this project began in December 2003, and was completed April 2005.

Neil
12-15-2005, 11:06 PM
Aww. I was expecting an "online easter egg hunt", like the eggs on a DVD.

SheepFactory
12-15-2005, 11:25 PM
Congrats Paul , glad to see it finished and turned out very nice.

BAEKON
12-16-2005, 06:24 AM
Hey Paul,

this is really awesome work. Everything is really impressive, from the character design to the animation, everything is just beautiful. I hope when you get some time away from Toys you'll be doing another short film. Congrats on the success, your doing Cogswell proud, man.

-alex

paul.yan
12-25-2005, 02:08 AM
Thanks for all the support guys, and an extra thanks to those of you who helped critique along the way! It's been a bumpy first ride, but I'm definitely going to jump on it again.

Merry Christmas everyone and have a Happy Holidays :)

vrljc
12-25-2005, 02:46 AM
Great job paul. Nice to see this go from a WIP to a polished piece. Whats next on the horizon for you? Another film?

3rd-Axis
12-25-2005, 03:12 AM
I really liked this short, the ending sent a good message! :thumbsup:

keithlango
12-25-2005, 10:30 PM
Nicely done! The production Journal was a fun read. Congrats on a successful wrap to such a nicely woven short film. Don't let this be your last one! :)

-k

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