I decided it was time to step up my VFX chops and try some 3D motion tracking! I must say, it's pretty fun!
Many of you have seen the snow globe animation that Media Group and Angel Entertainment had sent out over the Christmas holidays, and I have gotten a lot of positive feedback. What most peeople don't realize is that a lot of work went in to this project, and we had a team of four people to create this holiday classic. What you also may not realize is that this was originaly supposed to be a still-photo type Christmas card.
Yes, curling was on the mind of everyone at work this month, as we prepared to broadcast the 2011 SaskTel Tankard Curling Cup. I was tasked with the priveledge of creating a graphics package for this event. But an incredible challenge stared me in the face as I sat down to my computer: How do you make curling exciting?