Little Ladybird Wants to Grow Up

October 2, 2011 in 2D, 3D, Animation, Compositing, Film, Stop Motion, Visual Effects

I was asked to go to Slovenia to be lead animator on Shakemoon’s stop-motion film “Little Ladybird Wants to Grow Up”. As it was a sweet story and an opportunity to visit a country I had never been to before I accepted the offer. Although it was to be done within a very short space of time I had a wonderful time bringing the bugs to life, the challenge of bringing softness in movement to puppets with only a small amount of articulation in their bodies was excellent fun! I also worked on the post-production compositing and doing effects in Lightwave 3D.

Below are some pictures from behind the scenes on set:

 

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