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Production Part II: Opening Segment

Production Part II: Opening Segment

03Jun
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Why is MS an important topic of research in Canada? I am a big fan of infographics, especially when they cross into the realm of scientific visualization. You may or may not know (this, of course, would depend on your chronological preference for reading blog entries) that my MRP animation is about a...

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Production Part I: First Shots Completed

Production Part I: First Shots Completed

02May
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Forests of axons… and a lab mouse? These past few months I’ve been learning to animate in Maya. It has been a process of overcoming a constant stream of technological roadblocks! But the euphoria of conquering each one makes for an enjoyable process nonetheless. Here are some of the scenes...

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Preproduction Part II: 2D Animatic

Preproduction Part II: 2D Animatic

15Jan
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Storyboard. Animated. I spent the last several weeks on a rough 2D animation, using mostly my original storyboard images but adding a bit more colour and tone. This was a challenging step, but it helped establish the pacing of the final animation and brought the whole concept to life a little more. Next...

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Preproduction Part I: Storyboardin’

Preproduction Part I: Storyboardin’

05Nov
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“Your MRP is now 6.5% Complete.” I feel that I have spent this fall under a pile of sketches and notes. Even my living room wall found itself covered in Post-its at one point (sorry, landlord!). But all of these drafts have finally come together into a storyboard that gives a first glimpse...

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Introducing My Masters Research Project

Introducing My Masters Research Project

07Apr
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Visualizing the Progression of Multiple Sclerosis With Multimodal Video Microscopy. Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is the most common neurological disease in young adults, yet its cause remains a mystery. A neurophotonics research group at Laval University led by Dr. Daniel Côté is developing a cutting edge...

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