Come celebrate the darkness by bringing your light.


Thursday, July 30, 2009

Uncle 4E, Redux Redux.

Just an UPDATE... I got a lot more work done today:
-Painted lower eyelids to better match uppers, check.
-Moving-independent-of-each-other eyebrows, check.
-Better side-to-side eye mechanism and movement, check.
-Better moustache, check.
-Beat the rogue neck-turning servo into submission. Czech.
-Better animation/puppeteering, check. I think... I do like the 'radio on' expression.

video

I have to trim those brows a bit, and make a good wig for him, of course. Hell, I might be able to make a wig from the amount I trim off the brows; I don't recall him ever looking anything like Leonid Brezhnev. Or Sir Robert Morley. Or even Andy Rooney for that matter.

And I must spend a LOT of time programming and making him as real and warm and kooky as possible.
In 92 days.
Along with everything else I need to do.

I'm tired.

But happy so far. Very happy.


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2 comments:

  1. This is very cool! (Halloween is tied as my favorite holiday.) Nice work! (My sister-in-law does special FX makeup and such, and I think she'd love to see what you're up to...I'm going to forward her the link if that's OK).

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  2. Please feel free! And thanks for your kind words and for stopping in to the ol' S&P. Don't be a stranger!

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