Barry Chapman admits he has a slight obsession for basketball. Earlier this year, the London-based Irish motion designer shared his series,
Now he’s back with a mixed media animation made in collaboration with Auckland-based aerial photographer
Simply named Courts, the short film brings dozens of Petra’s aerial shots of basketball courts to life. “Petra picked out some of the images that she felt would work well with animation. I chose a few of them and pitched a few ideas on what I could maybe do. She was open to me trying different things; adding 3D elements, mixing up different images, playing around really,” says Barry.
And what about the audio backdrop? Barry approached Dublin-based sound design studio,
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