POLAROID VIDEO EFFECT
“The best way to have a good idea is to have lots of ideas” – Linus Pauling
“Growth is a process of trial and error: experimentation” – Benjamin Franklin
Below is a collection of sketches, still images and videos showing my thought processes. I am simply trying to determine the fundamentals of making good composition. Although successfully using the techniques is important, I believe the video looking visually pleasing is as important too. Continue reading
“All achievements have their beginning in an idea” – Napoleon Hill
Although presenting my ideas through my presentation gave people a brief understanding of what visually I wanted to achieve below are some influencers that have expanded, questioned and changed some of my ideas.
“Failing to plan is planning to fail” – Allen Lakein
As part of our visual effects module we have to present our current area of thought and ideas we’d like to complete for our final piece. Therefore this presentation is simple designed for us to mentally understand at what creative point we are at. In order to create the presentation we have to thoroughly understand our idea ourselves before sharing it with others therefore this was very beneficial to create one. In addition receiving constructive feedback from peers and other students can help expand ideas and help question the one we already have in order to improve. No idea is set in stone and I am very open for little or drastic change however from my current mind map, ideas and influences from Karens lectures and from my current technical ability and understanding of visual effects techniques the presentation and idea below is what was presented.
“Time is non refundable, use it with intention” – Unknown
Todays lesson gave me more of an insight on types of montage and creative influencers to look at. Montage was certainly an idea I was wanting to use for my final piece therefore this lesson really had an influence to my ideas. In addition how montage can have the ability to control time, pace and narrative. Continue reading
“Give light and people will find the way” – Ella Baker
Todays lesson consisted of reacting to and analysing why people use certain lighting designs, compositions and effects in order to create something visually pleasing that others can respond to. In addition we had an insight to what previous students created towards their visual effects module hoping it will give us a better idea and understanding on what to create also giving ideas to some.