Task: Animate a ball with the weight of a basketball going through an obstacle course and pose the character to convey devastation.
Just a few small notes from my mentor again. There was a 120 frame limit, so feel the ball stops a bit unnaturally to meet that.
Things learnt: Use a thesaurus.
Task: Animate a ball with the weight of a basketball and pose a character conveying excitement.
My mentor had no improvements for the pose and just a minute change on the ball. huzzah!
Lessons learned: Take measures to prevent RSI!
Closely examine reference footage. Measure distances, rotations, frames, etc.
Clichés may be overused, but they’re overused for a reason.