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michae1
10-02-2007, 01:03 PM
http://www.michaelhonsel.de/masterplan/masterplan_cgtalk.jpg

Hi there!

I'm Michael, currently studying "Digital Artist" at THE GERMAN FILM SCHOOL (http://www.filmschool.de).

Last semester we produced the CG music video "Masterplan" in the quite short period of 4 weeks. Our team consisted of 5 students: Patrick Geiss (http://www.blue-dreamcatcher.de), Marc Gutowski (http://www.marcg.de), Michael Honsel (http://www.michaelhonsel.de), Andreas Nehls (http://www.biomechanoid.de) and Bastian Wartenberg (mc_hoo@gmx.net).

The video is almost completely CG except for the dancer who was filmed before bluescreen to be added in later.

The music is from Mighty Fruitz (http://www.mightyfruitz.de/) from Berlin.



I hope you like it! Enjoy!

>>>>> MASTERPLAN (direct link) (http://streamserver.kunstlicht.in/M.Honsel/masterplan_web.mov)

Crits & Comments are most welcome! :)

Cheers,
/m

tonfarben
10-04-2007, 11:48 AM
Nice work, really nice!

I especially like the frames where the red thingies form a talking mouth. The occluded reduced look fits the music very well, nice animations and motion graphics. How did you render it?

OJK
10-04-2007, 12:20 PM
Great work! Five stars from me!

I'm interested how you made the storyboard or the animatic for it. Can you show something?

michae1
10-04-2007, 01:38 PM
Thanks for the kind words! :)

@tonfarben:
The rendering was done in Maya with MentalRay. Mainly occlusion and a lot of masks for later use in the compositing.

@OJK:
Yeah, I see if I can find storyboard and animatic to be able to upload it...

net24run
10-06-2007, 12:03 PM
The production to the musicvideo, has me very much fun made. Were 4 hard weeks, but it was worthwhile itself :-) Thanks again to the whole team.

Steelhelmet
10-08-2007, 12:02 AM
You must have made a darn good pre-production. Best wishes!

thedoc
10-12-2007, 12:44 PM
too cool.

seen a bit thought he file is taking ages to download... you got a mirror???

michae1
10-12-2007, 04:08 PM
@ OJK:
Sorry that I haven't been able yet to show you storyboard and animatic... seems to be backupped in some archive somewhere...

@ thedoc:
Thank you!
It really shouldn't take too long to download... I get a pretty decent speed!
But you can also see the movie here: http://dekku.blogspot.com/2007/10/mighty-fruitz-masterplan.html

richardoud
10-12-2007, 08:17 PM
Great stuff... congratulations sir!

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