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SONAR - A 360° Experience

Director & Producer: Philipp Maas, Dominik Stockhausen Music & Sound: Alexander Maas,
Germany,  Ludwigsburg Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg,  Animation 3,  April 01, 2015
"Explore your surroundings and dive deep into an ancient cave system. Follow the drone ship and discover the horrific truth about the darkest of all places... "
SONAR is a new kind of cinematic entertainment, striking a balance between traditional movie making and interactive media. The shortfilm is a fully immersive, slow paced, 360° computer-generated experience.
SONAR was created by Philipp Maas and Dominik Stockhausen at Filmacademy Baden-Wuerttemberg in Ludwigsburg, Germany, during the summer term of 2014. The original
score was written by Alexander Maas, who also did the sounddesign and mixing. Production started in may and finished at the end of july 2014.
Generalist (all)
  • After Effects
  • Maya
  • XSI
  • Zbrush
3D Total
  • VFX/ANIMATION
  • Film of the Year
  • 1105 Page Views
  • 5 Images
  • May 03, 2015
The shortfilm was enitrely created by the credited persons.
Animation in Maya, Sculpting in Zbrush, FX in Softimage and Rendering with Redshift.
Basic Grading in After Effects.

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