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31

Jul
2013

In Motion

By marklfranz@gmail.com

DIY Camera Rigs

On 31, Jul 2013 | In Motion | By marklfranz@gmail.com

In the production of motion design, animation, and visual effects, utilizing proper camera equipment often gets reduced to what is immediately available in a school or production house.
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28

Jul
2013

In Motion

By marklfranz@gmail.com

How To Make an Animation Disc

On 28, Jul 2013 | In Motion | By marklfranz@gmail.com

Though traditional forms of animation have become less popular in both professional and educational settings, learning these techniques can be beneficial to understanding the fundamentals of animation and their application in any context.
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08

Jul
2013

In Print

By marklfranz@gmail.com

Screen Printed Glaze

On 08, Jul 2013 | In Print | By marklfranz@gmail.com

Screen printing can be used to create unique treatments on the surface of pottery.  The process is fairly simple if you are familiar with the traditional photo-emulsion technique for creating screen printed imagery.  If not, a good primer on this process can be found here.  After you have created your screen you can use ceramic glaze (Cone 6 shown here) just as you would use ink, with one intermediate step.  The key to screen printing with glaze is to print onto foam and transfer this printed image onto your ceramic object.  The foam can be used like a stamp, or the ceramic form may be rolled onto the foam for transferring prints onto round objects such as vases.

08

Jul
2013

In Sound

By marklfranz@gmail.com

How to build a Cajón

On 08, Jul 2013 | In Sound | By marklfranz@gmail.com

A traditional Peruvian box drum or cajón is a versatile and compact percussion instrument.
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01

Jul
2013

In Motion

By marklfranz@gmail.com

Motion Capture Test

On 01, Jul 2013 | In Motion | By marklfranz@gmail.com

This image was taken from a short clip that was created to test the process for capturing and mapping data from the XSENS motion capture system. The clip can be viewed here.