Merry Christmas everybody and have a Happy New Year with a box full of presents!
Here is our present for you. We launched the second short animated film about adventures of an unlucky death named Dji, and we are ready to show it.
So what is the second animation film about? The same as usually the story is about Dji’s thankless job, which has to take away the dying human soul once again (this time it’s a pirate) and about the way how the screenwriters mock it.
We are just kidding. For real, Dji is a good personage that has to suffer because its infant curiosity and spontaneity that complicates its life (death’s life, very interesting :))
But we can’t develop all details, you better watch the animation film, watch it twice and show your friends. We hope you will like it.
We remind that “Dji Death sails” – is the continuation of serial-prequel for a full-length animation film named “Gipsy”.
PS: This story is based on hearsay and fiction, all coincidences with real people and events are random … or not.
PS2: Enjoy your watching!! And have the great holidays!! 🙂
To achieve greater flexibility at the stage of visualization, we had to use additional passes: Point Position Pass, Normals Pass (to highlight the top or bottom side of the character), ID Pass, etc.
The lighting scheme was always pretty much the same, but we couldn’t use the same lighting in every shot. So, we had to
The pirate rig
Our pirate is quite bulky, even so he can’t passively die of thirst. In other words he must move. In order to make this big guy move correctly from the anatomical point of view, we had to add him muscles, which we haven’t done before. So, we created our own setup for the
Very soon Simpals animation studio is planning to release the next short animated film about an unlucky death named Dji.
In the meantime, we continue receiving news about the first film. Over the past year, it has traveled the world taking part in different festivals. During this time “Dji. Death Fails” received more than 10