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Joel Poquette,
United States of America,  Rochester Rochester Institute of Technology,  3D Digital Design,  May 23, 2015
I'm a senior in Rochester Institute of Technology's 3D Digital Design program. I worked on this project over the last year as my Senior Thesis. It revolves around showcasing the features of an autonomous vehicle as a public transportation option. Using stylized modeling, texturing, rigging and animation it shows the journey of a man struggling to get to his meeting on time, before being rescued by AUTOnomous, and shows his adventures of his trip.
  • Animation
  • Compositing
  • Generalist (all)
  • Lighting
  • Modeling
  • Rigging
  • 3D Coat
  • Maya
  • Mental Ray
  • Nuke
  • Photoshop
  • Zbrush
3D Total
  • Film of the Year
  • 1419 Page Views
  • 3 Images
  • May 13, 2015
Character Introduction, rigged and animated in Maya,
0:10 Facial Rigging done through file texture with a selection node on character
0:15 Phone and Vehicle overlays composited in Nuke, with zoom-in overlays done in after effects
0:19-0:23 Radiating signals composited in Nuke
0:24 Vehicle modeled in ZBrush, UV and Retopo done in 3D Coat, animated with blend shapes
All animation in Maya, Environment modeled in Maya, textured in Maya, all rendered in Mental Ray

People's Choice Awards

The CG Student Awards - People's Choice Award is open to all entrants. This prestigous category is voted by the general public, not the judging panel. It gives everyone a voice, and allows for an open discussion of all the amazing entries submitted to the Awards.

To vote, simply select the orange "Vote for entry" button above. You will be asked to add a score and a small comment. More information can be found on the Category and the Prize pages.

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