Jay Weston

Clamped MDRIs vs Un-Clamped HDRIs.

What are clamped or un-clamped HDRIs? I’ve been writing about this a lot lately as I think HDRIs in general are often used only for ambient lighting, when in fact if shot correctly, they can be used in a much simpler (and more realistic), 1-step lighting workflow. Originally I made …

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Time-Lapse HDRI Sky Domes – Press Pack

Press Pack: Time-Lapse HDRI Sky Domes, by Hyperfocal Design. For release on or after 26th May 2014 This press pack, in PDF format PDF Press Release Images (zip contains CGI renders, logos, making-ofs, product images) Trailer on Youtube Fact Sheet Time-Lapse HDRI Sky Domes Footage of the sky shot in …

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Time-Lapse HDRI Sky Domes Press Release

HYPERFOCAL DESIGN PRESS RELEASE https://www.hyperfocaldesign.com FOR RELEASE ON OR AFTER: MAY 26th, 2014 COMPANY CONTACT: Jay Weston Email: jay@hyperfocaldesign.com Web Site: https://www.hyperfocaldesign.com Highly Cinematic Time-Lapse HDRI Sky Domes by Hyperfocal Design. Hyperfocal Design has released their first five time-lapse high-dynamic-range (HDRI) sky domes which are on sale from 26 May …

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Flickering in Time-Lapse HDR IBL

I often mention flickering as part of our time-lapse HDRI sky dome products – I don’t want anyone to have any unpleasant surprises prior to purchasing, and I’d like people to know what to expect if they choose a time-lapse that features flickering, so they can factor it into their …

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It’s about time! …lapses (the films below I mean)

Check out the following videos by some amazing time-lapse photographers, directors and CG artists! Hopefully these will give you some inspiration for your next animation or short film. The Third and the Seventh Watch this full-CG film and weep tears of silky, out-of-focus-then-in-focus-again bokeh joy. While not all about time …

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Sunset to Night HDRI Time-Lapse Sky Dome

Just completed finishing up the longest time-lapse I’ve put together yet. I’m quite happy with it, as its a blend from an interesting afternoon/sunset to night, with little flickering. Its 870 frames or 29 seconds at 30fps and featured a couple of complex blends around twilight/night time. To account for …

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Free Samples for Day Length, HDRI Time-Lapse Sky!

In-case you missed it, I finally released samples for a day length, time-lapse HDRI sky dome! They are from the time-lapse below: Provided in the sample time-lapse are frames 1-586 from a full, day length HDRI time-lapse sky. The frames are provided at a rather small 1024×512 resolution, as even half resolution frames …

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