Category Archives: Research

Figure and Motion: Canon Project Character Backstory

  Faustus and the Last Giant Faustus (Fow-st-us) Born in 60 CE in Pompeii Rome, Faustus was abandoned at a young age by his parents. On his own and not even knowing his name, Faustus became a street urchin. He scavenged and stole … Continue reading

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Survey of Animation – Dynamation

Upon return to his fire a hunter finds his supper being eaten by Bigfoot. The hunter attempts to shoot Bigfoot but is ultimately killed due to his gun being jammed. Bigfoot, after killing the hunter, accidentally shoots himself while examining … Continue reading

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Journal Entry 9

The Sharp-shinned Hawk In Puerto Rico the Sharpies have been declining in population mostly due to pesticides and an arial parasite called the Philornis Fly. The pesticides that Sharpies

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Journal Entry 8

   (October 19-25) This week in Foundations I have been working on drawing a still life of a chair with a striped cloth draped over it. Unfortunately all of my original sketches up till my final two compositions went missing … Continue reading

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Ray Harryhausen, Stop Motion Master

Ray Harryhausen’s style of stop motion has more visual appeal than traditional animation styles. Harryhausen’s style has a stronger sense of realism that would have been too difficult and costly to do with hand drawn animation. Harryhausen uses

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Typology/Morphology Exhibit

This reflection on the Typology/Morphology exhibit, shown at Alfred University, is to fulfill the Lecture/Workshop requirement for Intro to Visual Communication.

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Prezi about Pablo Picasso

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