James Neely left a comment on STOPMO JAM 4
"I'm with you, I grabbed the free version of Stop Motion Studio for my phone simply because my android phone is capable of manual camera settings and very high resolution. If my personal tests work out, then I'll binge on the $5 version of the app,…"
18 hours ago
James Neely left a comment on STOPMO JAM 4
"To my somewhat limited knowledge, over the last year and a half, the free program Blender has gone LEAPS ahead in its ability to sculpt organically. It has box modeling, rigging, weight painting, animation timeline (to generate expressions) etc…"
Jan 19
James Neely left a comment on STOPMO JAM 4
"Greetings sir! Well, aside from the maquette and actual small props, I am going to see if I can print a test mould for boots and see what happens. Direct from printer to making boots. But I am going to order some flexible resin and see if I can get…"
Jan 17
James Neely and Pietro Rotelli are now friends
Jan 17
James Neely posted a photo in STOPMO JAM 4
Concept idea and some ZBrush character development. Though I am comfy in clay now, I am a lot faster in digital for this part of it, proportions still need some tweaking.The idea is the Wile E. Coyote type trope, "big scary space robot" that has a…
Jan 14
  • James Neely And thanks for the kind words!
    Saturday
  • James Neely So far I managed a resin 2 part slam mould type for his right hand, twiddled out a custom core too, and did a preliminary test with success without an armature just to see if a sponge filled mitt will come out okay. I am using creature latex because…
    Saturday
  • James Neely I am guessing I should add to the existing post rather than add images anew...Seemed a productive weekend. I managed to finish out the concept in ZBrush to a point I am happy with, made a gun prop and controller device for him (the gun is not…
    Jan 17
James Neely left a comment on STOPMO JAM 4
"Well, yes, with the understood option to do so, ha ha! I plan to attempt to take 3D printing and apply it into the workflow if I can pull it off."
Jan 14
James Neely left a comment on STOPMO JAM 4
"Question for the group - I am too new to know the protocol in regards to how this plays out as a group. Do we grab the subject and then we all stick to our reclusive idiosyncratic hermiting and dash off to our caverns to make our efforts into…"
Jan 14
James Neely left a comment on STOPMO JAM 4
"WOOOHOOO!! So jazzed!! Too funny, had Earth vs the Flying Saucers on the toob last night, sober and tinkering. Oh man, this is going to be so fun! Thank you!!"
Jan 1