Tuesday, January 22, 2008

The Beginning

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Before I even knew what a Graph Editor was, let alone a Dope Sheet, we had to make characters move the old-fashioned way--one drawing at a time.

Here's a comp of some pencil tests from the good ol' days back at SJSU.

9 comments:

Chris Ocampo said...

nice to see some hand drawn animation! your work is dope.

jeff said...

mad skillz, tj.

tony trujillo said...

Your animation always kicked ass. Good to hear from you man! Hope all is well with you and yours!!

Lena said...

Hi! Animation? It was pleasant to look!I wish you creative successes!Good bye!Lena.

Ian said...

Dude I can remember when you were drawing these scenes! Thanks for posting them.

Nikki Lukas said...

Wow your animation is way better than my whole class's animation combined.

Saul Ruiz said...

Awesome and inspirational post TJ. Thanks for diggin in the crates for this one. Your animation was awesome back then. Great great stuff.

TJ Phan said...

Thanks, everyone, for taking the time to comment.

Erwin Madrid said...

haha this is great!!! The "broom-fu" kicks ass!