Graph Paper Drawings & How We Animated an 8-bit Video in Illustrator. The Rod Kim & Vince Cirino Self Deprecating RKVC Pop Rock Pop Up Videos.
Graph Paper Drawings & How We Animated an 8-bit Video in Illustrator.
Join RKVC on yet another 8-bit adventure as the romantic pop rock duo Rod Kim and Vince Cirino give you the inside look on “How we animated an 8-bit video”. The animated video adventure begins with Vince Cirino creating a great 8-bit look for the duo. Hours amongst hours spent drawing all the characters and backgrounds for some of the scenes as well as blue prints for the house scene where Rod and Vince help each other to regain there 8-bit hotties all in a graph paper composition book. Using Illustrator Rod created the first level background where later the romantic pop rock duo help each other make things right with there 8-bit sweeties. From drawings to 8-bit animated computer graphics they pushed through frame by frame.
They gathered drawings of framed art pictures, the pink couch with the dresser and end table the romantic pop duo take notice to all the details that went into the adventure. The bottles on the back of the bar and the clouds out the windows are these great little additions to really make it pop. Rod and Vince follow the pre-planned steps taken while the video gradually came together. This process took up to 50 hours of drawing and creating in Illustrator to complete this video. Working everyday for a week with two huge smile on there faces. From the inspirations of Legend of Zelda, Pitfall and Super Mario Brothers to the music of Passion Pit you get RKVC mixing the feel & soul of the singer/songwriter genre with a noncommittal love for modern electronic pop 8-bit style. “We had a blast making the “Good For Me” video”!!RKVC
The Self-Deprecating Romantic Pop Rock Duo of Rod Kim & Vince Cirino bridges the gap between songs of heartbreak and love without making you want to jump off that bridge. Rod Kim & Vince Cirino: Mixing the feel & soul of the singer/songwriter genre with a noncommittal love for modern electronic pop.
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