Creation of Animated Short Films in 3D for Social Media

A course by Buda.tv
Animation directors. Villa Martelli, Argentina.
On Domestika since 05/28/2018
, Animation directors

Learn to tell short animated stories to share with the world

  • Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 97% Positive reviews (87)
  • 2684 students

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Creation of Animated Short Films in 3D for Social Media

Learn to tell short animated stories to share with the world


Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 97% Positive reviews (87)
  • 2684 students
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Level: Beginner
  • 40 Lessons (10h 53m)
  • Available from the app
  • Spanish, English, Portuguese, German
  • Unlimited access forever

Any audiovisual project goes through a series of phases before reaching a final product. These are preproduction, production and postproduction and, in this Domestika course, you will see how they apply in the creation of an animated short film.

From the hand of Dalmiro Buigues and Martín Dasnoy - founders of the animation studio Buda.tv - you will learn the process of creating an animated short film, from concept to final execution. In addition, you will know the techniques that have led them to work with brands such as Rappi, Nike and Fox, and you will apply these methods to the peculiar final project of this course: a collaborative short film in which all students participate simultaneously.

About this course

Course table of contents

  • U1
    U1. Introduction
  • U2
    U2. Preproduction
  • U3
    U3. Short production - Character design, color palette and styleframe.
  • U4
    U4. Short production - Head and body
  • U5
    U5. Short production - Stage modeling.
  • U6
    U6. Short production - UVWs, mapping coordinate generation
  • U7
    U7. Short production - Materials and lighting
  • U8
    U8. Short production - Rig
  • U9
    U9. Short production - Animation
  • U10
    U10. Short production - Composition and sound
  • U11
    U11. Postproduction
  • FP
    FP Final project
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You will start by meeting Martín and Dalmiro, founders of Buda.tv, who will tell you about their career in the world of animation and their main influences.

Then, you will start with the preproduction of your short film, shaping your script and then converting it into a storyboard and later into an animatic .

You will define the aesthetics and the style of animation of your piece, and also, you will see the profiles you need to assemble your production team.

Once you have defined the path to follow and the needs, you will start the production of your short film, generating characters, colors and scenarios from scratch.

Finally, you will export your project using specifications that Martín and Dalmiro will provide you, in order to be part of the final collaborative project in which all students' videos will be put together.

What is this course's project?

You will create an animation short of between 5 and 15 seconds that will work as part of a collaborative short film among the students of the course.

Who is it for?

To people who are starting in the world of animation and want to know the processes behind a short film.

What you need

The course is based and focuses on the processes. Therefore, you will need basic knowledge of the 2D or 3D animation software of your choice (it can be Maya, Cinema 4D, MAX, Blender, or any other one you use) and a computer with that software installed.


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Martín Dasnoy and Dalmiro Buigues are the directors and founders of Buda.tv, an Argentine animation studio with prestigious clients such as Nike, Rappi and Fox. Their work is characterized by a fun and irreverent style with which they manage to express feelings through movement and design.

Its founders have worked on projects for brands such as Nike, Google MySpace, The Guardian, Adidas and Mtv.


Contents

  • U1

    Introduction

    • Presentation
    • Influences
  • U2

    Preproduction

    • Scripts
    • Draft
    • Storyboard
    • Animatic I
    • Animatic II
    • Preproduction Summary
  • U3

    Short production - Character design, color palette and styleframe.

    • Character design
    • Color palette and styleframe I
    • Color and styleframe palette II
    • Color palette and styleframe III
    • Color palette and styleframe IV
    • Color palette and styleframe V
  • U4

    Short production - Head and body

    • Modeling the head of our character I
    • Modeling the head of our character II
    • Modeling the head of our character III
    • Modeling the body of our character I
    • Modeling the body of our character II
    • Modeling the body of our character III
  • U5

    Short production - Stage modeling.

    • Scenario Modeling I
    • Scenario Modeling II
    • Stage III modeling
    • Stage IV modeling
  • U6

    Short production - UVWs, mapping coordinate generation

    • UVWs, mapping coordinate generation I
    • UVWs, mapping coordinate generation II
  • U7

    Short production - Materials and lighting

    • Materials and lighting I
    • Materials and lighting II
    • Materials and lighting III
    • Materials and lighting IV
  • U8

    Short production - Rig

    • Rig of character I
    • Rig of character II
    • Rig of character III
  • U9

    Short production - Animation

    • Animation I
    • Animation II
    • Animation III
    • IV animation
  • U10

    Short production - Composition and sound

    • Composition
    • Sound
  • U11

    Postproduction

    • Project Closure
  • FP

    Final project

    • 3D and Animation (Production of an animation)

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Creation of Animated Short Films in 3D for Social Media. A 3D, and Animation course by Buda.tv

Creation of Animated Short Films in 3D for Social Media

A course by Buda.tv
Animation directors. Villa Martelli, Argentina.
On Domestika since 05/28/2018
  • 97% Positive reviews (87)
  • 2684 students