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D'artiste: Character Design

D'artiste: Character Design

Ballistic Publishing is getting ready to unleash their new book ''D'artiste: Character Design'' . Following the previous book in the serie, d'artiste introduces the work of some of the best talented artists in the industry.

Blinky™

Fun, helpful and definitely safe!

Blinky™

The future has come and everyone can finally own their own personal robot friend!  Fun, helpful and definitely safe! 

Written, Directed & Edited by Ruairi Robinson, Blinky is a beautifily directed movie short that will keep you wondering till the very last second.

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Written, Directed & Edited by Ruairi Robinson

Starring Max Records from "Where The Wild Things Are".

Cinematography by Macgregor

Music by Olafur Arnalds courtesy of Erased Tapes

Funded by Bord Scannan na hEireann / Irish film Board

Budget was 45k euro - for the shoot. Visual effects budget was a grand total of zeeero. I designed Blinky, modeled him in 3D and played both the his voice and the body mocap performance. And did most of the VFX. Thankfully all footage of me in the skintight mocap suit has been permanently destroyed.

Visual effects were completed over a period of 9 months, of hell. There's a reason why you don't see too many wet CG characters in movies even with 100 million dollar budgets. It's really, really hard.

 

Bonus Unlocked:

The Leviathan -- Teaser by Ruairi Robinson

 

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