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The Start

Approx 1 min 30 secs reading time! Once upon a time (May 2013) in a land *far, far away, I was finishing my honours degree at university. Alongside writing my dissertation, I worked countless hours to create a short documentary … Continue reading

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End of Summer DIY

Here’s a quick wee idea to spruce up a boring old lamp… What you need: A boring old lamp Paint pot sample (brush included) Scrap paper/newspaper Time: 20 mins I chose Water from the Colours range at B&Q.. only £1.10!! … Continue reading

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Final Edit!!

This is my almost final edit for the documentary… has taken ages but hopefully it’s worth it! After compiling all sections in different sequences I decided to copy them all into one as it is only 15 mins and I … Continue reading

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Laser Cutting Lotte’s House

I laser cut Lotte’s house and tried to set the lighting to create dramatic shadows. The dramatic shadows were required due to the sparse set. There was little I could include to depict Lotte’s croft and the shadows add to … Continue reading

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Coloured Lights

I have been working with lighting and trying to create different atmospheres and themes with the little town. I think this is important to convey different emotions as it’s something that will hopefully be referred to at various points throughout … Continue reading

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Eerie-ville

  As the lovely Scottish weather is far from lovely, I was attempting to project clouds on the background. What I discovered is it creates a scene from a kids horror movie. However, I liked the way the subtle texture … Continue reading

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Little Metaphor City

   I have been trying to create visual metaphors for my city to conjure up different emotions. I like the yellow glow behind the small flats and hope to zoom into them to take you into a clip of someone’s … Continue reading

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