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Kalai Krishan, Nouhad A. Waheed, Joel Rong, Ignatius Wong, Ethan Lim, Justin Ho, Cathy Zhou, Wilson Tang, Su-Li Chin, Syed Abdul kader, Alyssa Marie Dee, Sherwin Brian Mateo,
Singapore,  Singapore 3dsense Media School,,  Diploma In Digital Visual Effects and Animation,  November 28, 2014
Terminus is a Cg animated short film that centers around a mysterious inmate in a high security containment facility. Upon awakening, he discovers that he is much more than just an inmate and that he's being imprisoned for a deeper purpose
  • Animation
  • Compositing
  • Design
  • Generalist (all)
  • Lighting
  • Modeling
  • Pre-visualisation
  • Rigging
  • Rotoscoping
  • Story Development
  • Texture Painting
  • After Effects
  • Maya
  • Nuke
  • Photoshop
  • UV Layout
  • Zbrush
3D Total
  • Film of the Year
  • 1824 Page Views
  • 7 Images
  • March 20, 2015
Altogether there were 13 people involved in the production of this short film split out into Modeling, Animation and VFX/Compositing . The duration of the project from start to finish was 5 months. The models and environment were modeled using ZBrush and Maya. The bulk of the animation work was done in Maya, and for the final phase the environments and characters were lit using Arnold Renderer and composited using The Foundry's Nuke. Editing and credits were done in Adobe After Effects.

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