‘Token’ VFX Augmented Reality Short Film (2017)

Token [Augmented Reality VFX film . 5 min 42 sec ] COMPLETED & SCREENED in August 2017, As part of an individual final year project (Animation, Visual Effects) for School of Art, Design and Media, Nanyang Technological University *Director/ Art Direction & Post production (Visual Effects + Animation & Audio-Post) Synopsis: “A young boy from a monochromatic…

Study: Korean Dramas Opening Sequences

Opening title and closing sequences is an art itself. For the past few weeks, I’ve watched multiple examples of these from different genres and regions, particularly motion graphics sequences from Hollywood movies, local dramas and animation in order to plan once for my current VFX project. A motion graphic opening/ opening sequence is one which…

Research: Vortex/ Transitions (‘Token’ VFX Film)

Here’s some research I’ve done sometime earlier this month, to explore transitions and effects; such as vortex, or some sort of energy which alters a person’s perception or surfaces of objects. Actual footage shot against green screen: Here, I wanted to have some reaction on the surface of the wall, such as warping when the…

Research: 8-bit + Coin Games Design (‘Token VFX Film)

I’m currently working on creating a more game-like environment and interactions (like the dithering (when being hit) seen in the screen shot) for an action sequence in my film. Part of the action sequence can be seen in my trailer below (the dragon building): There were so many technical problems mainly because of the number…