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:iconferntear:
Ferntear Apr 7, 2014  Hobbyist Filmographer
@04:18I'm just waiting for the 'SNAP!'
LOL, this is exceptional. Far better than what I can do.
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:iconbarbrathesquid:
@05:20Ha! it was really good! ( i liked the bird :))
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:iconjaycosta:
jaycosta May 24, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
@05:01me in that situation- "wellp, that went well :3"
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jaycosta May 24, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
@04:32dee dee dee.... what the fuuuuuuuuuuu
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DonDevious Apr 30, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
@00:26[link]
I like your animation style...wanna make 10000 points?
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:iconalsasson:
@05:08the BEST independant animation ove seen thus far!!!!! if you guys are in the US, i strongly earge you to submit!! maybe the ollies or huge film festivals, itll be looked at amd im sure probably wanted!!
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:icondurison:
@02:29"Oooooh, sh!t, that's bad!" 0.o :(
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:icondurison:
@01:10"Hey cool!!! It's a little box that goes PING. Thanks buddy!!!!!!!!"
LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL!
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BranDenAttacks May 21, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
@05:30Really liked it! :D
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:iconneocrisis:
NeoCrisis Jan 16, 2012  Hobbyist Filmographer
@05:40I enjoyed watching this! Love the character animation!
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:iconfrostbitedude:
frostbitedude Aug 2, 2011  Professional Filmographer
@00:41Well, my character was the worm, called Typhon. The bird was Darwin(animated by Brandon Waltman), and the kid was Crow(animated by Casey Parkhurst). And thanks!
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Hank15 Feb 11, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
@05:13Great Animation! It should be made into a movie~!
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:iconlarkinheather:
larkinheather Nov 2, 2010  Professional Filmographer
@02:13this is the best part, i think. I love his expression here. :)
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:iconlynxkitty777:
@04:57Such a wonderful animation :D Probably one of my most favorites
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:iconmimi-kat:
Mimi-Kat Sep 3, 2010
@05:35NIIIICE!!!!
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:icondisneyisawesome:
@01:27I love the way the bird turns! So cute! The bird reminds me of the road runner.
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:iconkaikikuro:
kaikikuro Sep 2, 2010
@05:03This deserved a DD.
Wonderfully done my friend.
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:icon13huicy1:
@05:10that is AMAZING, how did you make it? i mean, what program? or what application?
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:iconsaturday-ate-brainz:
@04:56totally knew this was gona happen at the end still great though
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Jaksonthefox Sep 2, 2010  Student General Artist
@04:38Wow, Didnt see that blood coated end! XD its still a great end
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Jaksonthefox Sep 2, 2010  Student General Artist
@03:59I love this part, The expressions of both of them, "Uh oh!" and "Wow, It worked!"
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:iconjml08:
@00:38I have only one thing to say, great work
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Sadida25 Sep 2, 2010  Student Digital Artist
@04:03the 'Oh s***.' faces of the civilians... priceless :lol:
nice characters!
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Soulehhearts Sep 2, 2010   Digital Artist
@00:07I just wanted to say this is a really got movie and i'm impressed. :D
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silent-howl Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
@03:37at this point I love his expression :fuzzydemon:
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Carlos8290 Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
@04:00the birds expresions are so funny xD
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:iconyani-senpai:
Yani-Senpai Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
@03:11this is great!

The bird is so cute...
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IAmTheUnison Sep 2, 2010  Professional Digital Artist
@00:04Bravo! I Loved It!

I detected an interesting blend of anime and classic cartoon animation in this feature.

Plus it felt like a real action/adventure story from the late 80's and 90's.

Very fine work! Very fine! :clap:
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:iconpangjunmin:
@02:17hahahha the bird is so cute XD
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:iconpchoberry:
Pchoberry Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
@05:26 SOO EPIC~
: D
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artgirl7777 Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist Writer
@00:53oh they have protective goggles but they dont wear shirts xD
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:icontsukode:
TsukodE Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
@04:24And here's the part where I say,
"OH SHI-"
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xoja Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist Interface Designer
@01:25The way the bird turns here made me giggle.
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SpookyKatie Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
@02:06Stunning! Your a master with you work!
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:iconxpicturez:
@01:56Awesome expression!
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:iconxpicturez:
@01:57Love his expression right here!
And the music is just awesome. :meow:
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:iconmeta-blushplz:
@01:16That is gorgeous! I am very impressed! You should go into the movie making business!!!
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:iconiloverotelle:
IloveRotelle Sep 2, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
@04:39I love the bits of adorable humor scattered throughout the film =D
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The-fishy-one Sep 2, 2010  Student General Artist
@01:51Animation looks amazing! I envy your skills!
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:icongentoriarunai:
@05:21Only one word from me - Perfect! O_o
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:iconzuddytagg:
@05:17haha! very entertaining! and well done! :D
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:iconjazylh:
JazylH Sep 2, 2010  Professional Filmographer
@02:46I am absolutely awed by this amazing piece of animation. I always want to do a 3d , 2d mix but can never get to it. You on the other hand have absolutely outdone yourself. truly a professional piece of work!
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:iconneonblobfish:
@01:23The animation in this is superb! I love it, it moves so fluidly and the characters are very original! How would you like to work on a project that my pals and I are working on?
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For hi definition, go here: [link]

This is the senior thesis film that me and two of my peers made at the Kansas City Art Institute. It is the story of a boy and his feathered companion and how they are trying to get back into the city that they have been rejected from. The solution: kill a giant worm that has been terrorizing the city.

Here is a quick breakdown of what each of us was responsible for in the film:

Andy Alberto, (Me, frostbitedude): All 3d aspects of film, all compositing, All 3d backgrounds, character design and development of worm, special effects.

Casey Parkhurst, (Parkhurst): 2d boy character, 2d architecture, 2d interior backgrounds, crowd character designs.

Brandon Waltman, (biggins23): 2d bird character, 2d exterior backgrounds, matte paintings, crowd character designs.

Jon Vandergriff: Music

Hank Braxtan: Sound Mix

Jon and Hank did a fantastic job working with us and fitting into our schedule and deadlines for the film. Many thanks!
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Given 2010-09-02
Typhon's Wake by ~frostbitedude "This animated short film uses a unique combination of Maya, hand-drawn, and After Effects compositing to create a well-animated story. The animation is well-vested in the principles of animation, and the narrative seems well researched. Truly a good use of five minutes!" ( Suggested by PeopleEveryday and Featured by NikiVandermosten )
:iconferntear:
Ferntear Apr 7, 2014  Hobbyist Filmographer
@04:18I'm just waiting for the 'SNAP!'
LOL, this is exceptional. Far better than what I can do.
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:iconbarbrathesquid:
@05:20Ha! it was really good! ( i liked the bird :))
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Ilaezha Jul 17, 2013  Student Digital Artist
This was wonderful! One of the best animations I've seen here.
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jaycosta May 24, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
@05:01me in that situation- "wellp, that went well :3"
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jaycosta May 24, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
@04:32dee dee dee.... what the fuuuuuuuuuuu
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:icondondevious:
DonDevious Apr 30, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
@00:26[link]
I like your animation style...wanna make 10000 points?
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:iconbubblesthebunny:
*dies of awesomeness*
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DreamsOfSilverWolfs Apr 13, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
I love you characters and art style! This animation is so good
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:iconalsasson:
@05:08the BEST independant animation ove seen thus far!!!!! if you guys are in the US, i strongly earge you to submit!! maybe the ollies or huge film festivals, itll be looked at amd im sure probably wanted!!
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:icondurison:
@02:29"Oooooh, sh!t, that's bad!" 0.o :(
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