City Animation

Megalomania: City in Total Construction

Some city animations simply stand out – Megalomania is one of these stunning examples, perceiving the city in total construction. The built environment is explored as a labyrinth of architecture that is either unfinished, incomplete or broken. Megalomania is a response to the state of infrastructure and capital, evolving the…

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This is My City: AMV (Timothy Victor)

AMV in this case stands of Animated Music Video, a scene where users mashup animated shorts and link them to music. The track in question ‘This is My City’ is by Timothy Victor: We really like the track and the good news is you can download for free from Timothy’s…

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Fragmented City

The inspiring clip below was made by Tom Freitag as personal project based on an illustration he made for a book cover: There is a lot of software coming together to make this clip, 3D Max, Real Flow, After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator with probably a few more packages thrown…

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Greetings from Seattle: Visualising the City

Greetings From Seattle from Ian Cox on Vimeo. ‘Greetings From Seattle’, is a film not surprisingly about Seattle. Created by Ian Cox it was made with a combination of Photoshop and After Effects. Its really nicely done, take a look at our ever growing thread of City and Architectural Animations…

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3D Max: Balls in the City

Following on from yesterday’s post on particle visualization we turn our eye towards ‘reactor’ in 3D Max to give objects mass and thus make use of the built in Havok physics engine. The ability to add mass, friction, elasticity, etc allows various behaviors to be simulated and therefore a possible…

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Life in the City: 3 Days – 3,038 Photos

3 Days – 3,038 Photos from Robbie on Vimeo. Over the course of 3 days Robbie took over 3,000 photos of his life using a Canon 5D SLR in and around Boston. The result is a fascinating video about life in the city and an interesting insight into using the…

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