This is our very first short film created circa 2004. We are aware of its shortcomings and weaknesses but we love it like a first child! We thought we should post it here for everyone to see just for the fun of it.
When this project started out we knew that based on the story we had we would have to create a few effects but the further we went into the production, the more we came across scenes that needed some kind of simulation. The first obvious ones, not surprisingly, were the rain effects (the movie IS called “Rain”!) but even these were not as obvious as we initially thought.
We are currently working on a scene which will contains a large field of flowers and vegetation. Currently our effects expert, Adib Souly is working and testing different scenarios in Softimage XSI. You can see a simple concept we did (this was done in a rush by Faraz Shanyar) that was done to help us envision the density and distribution of the vegetation we would need. But the problem was much thornier than we expected […]