Education City : Bloom

  Key Lessons : Visual Research is key to building up any project. By reading books, visiting places, surfing images will all help to build your knowledge about the subject. Understanding the importance of research and how it helps shape your final result I also learnt that it is important to enjoy the process of research and…

Final poster : thoughts

After a meeting with the professors, I started reediting them and using elements that worked from different posters and combining them into one poster. I played with the composition, alignment, placement of text to achieve the final look to the poster shown below: This is the last type project and looking back at how much I have…

Making the final poster

For the final A1 type poster, we started by making 5 trials on A3 paper. Firstly, I edited my word poster again. I was really unhappy with the colors in the previous A2 poster I submitted so I went over the word with the polygonal lasso tool piece by piece and it took me few hours to…

Design tech: After affects and animation : final videos : Review 2

Original Animation Animation and the projected animation Initially I was worried I wouldn’t be able to do a good job with this project because the possibilities and the extent to which we can experiment in after effects is almost endless. However, I also learnt that the more I was accepting to learn new information, the…

Design Tech: Animation: Trial : Review 1

Trial animation with sound Animation without sound, experimenting with camera tool Learning animation in after effects required listening to a lot of tutorials and trying out the same effect on your own. The CC effects in After effects especially heated up my laptop a couple of times since it was using a lot of power….

Sacrifice Installation : BIG DAY! + final critique

I was really scared for this day. After all the effort, research, trial and error, and experimentation we put in to get it perfect and get the right intent, there was a tension on how today will go and how will the students and professors interact with our installation. Today we did some final small additions to…

Sacrifice Installation: Assembling and making part 3

Once we finished making the Lego mat, we decided to transport the railing structure to vcuq to just see how it will be on location and we realized it was not strong enough for our model. We then decided to buy wood as a group as a second solution. We also printed the text we…