Hullo everybody ! It's been a while ! Happy new year ! We hope you will have fun with your lighting this year :)Talking about having fun with lighting, our Lighting Club #16 is about a challenge. The RenderMan Woodville Art Challenge. The brief is simple enough :" In this “Woodville” Art Challenge, you’ll get … Continue reading Lighting Club #16 – RenderMan “Woodville” Art Challenge
Hullo everybody ! Winter and snow are there (well at least in Canada)... So grab your hot white chocolate, take your favorite duvet and be ready for this new Lighting Club article. We know you like to read isn't ? We will talk about a book then ! You probably already hear about it, it … Continue reading Lighting Club #15 – CG Cinematography
This is the first of maybe a few post to come that will be related to hardware for animators, I wanted to do a review of the laptop I recently acquired WHY? because if youre like me, and work in the animation industry you might move around a lot, but also want to do your … Continue reading Best bang for your buck!
Hullo everybody ! Sorry to tell you that but yeah, summer is almost done. BUT good news : new Lighting Club article ! We always try to share with you different approach of lighting, we talked about 2D lighting, 3D lighting, lookdev, DMP, live action, full cg and more (and this is only the beginning... Obviously … Continue reading Lighting Club #13 – Stop Motion
Hullo everybody ! New article, and once more, incredible talent ! This time, Michael Tanzillo shared with us his experience. He is senior lighting td at BlueSky studio and in the meantime co-founder of TDU - Lighting Online School. (https://td-u.com/). TDU is an lighting online school with a lot of different courses available as for … Continue reading Lighting Club #11 – BlueSky // TDU
Hullo everybody ! Don’t know about you but at The Lighting Club we are fan of the uʍop ǝpᴉsdu universe ! And we guess you noticed that The Stranger Things season 3 is now on Netflix ! Thus it makes sense to talk about Stranger Things lighting/vfx isn't ? Let's join Dustin, Lucas, Mike and … Continue reading Lighting Club #10 – Stranger Things
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0OIPvAMhivc For me this year, was more than just about animation, It was about friendship, I reconnected with old friends, met new ones, strengthened relationships with 0ther ones and even cut the fat where needed.- So firstly we arrived through the city of Geneva on Sunday, this year I took a festival shuttle, it was … Continue reading Annecy 2019!
In the light of the recent release of SPRING, the latest short from the Blender Animation Studio, I compiled a list of my favorite animated movies done in blender, most of them you probably know, but it's always great to give them a second watch or a first one if you haven't yet. 1. Next … Continue reading 9 Great Blender films you must see.
Hullo everybody ! As you know we talked in a previous Lighting Club article about Hybrids (> https://lollypopman.com/2018/11/05/lighting-club-03/2017), the student VES award 2017, and I wanted to talk about the 2018 student VES award as well. We probably already heard about it : Terra Nova. Terra Nova is a short created by four students from … Continue reading Lighting Club #07 – Terra Nova
Hullo everybody New lighting club and this month it will be a bit different - routine could be boring I know right - cause we had a great opportunity ! We talked with different lighting TD, lead lighting, lighting supervisors, CG supervisors, managers and more, from vfx and animation studios in the world. We wanted … Continue reading Lighting Club #06 – Pro Tips