28 September 2013

A M • N - Conceptual short film

A M • N has been selected as an Official Honoree in The 18th Annual Webby Awards in the Experimental & Weird category. The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet. The Webbys is presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS)



Gian Mario Ortu - DEMIURGE HAND - Design, Direction, Visuals
Valeria Di Gabriele - CHRONO MISTRESS - Production Coordinator, Marketing
Roberto Ortu - GOLDEN HARMONIUM - Sound Design

Format: 1280x720 HD (720p 25fps)
Duration: 02.26 min

A M • N is a conceptual short film. The purpose of the project is to bring the viewer through a series of experiments made by a fictional corporation, the A M • N CORP who controls paranormal phenomena through technology.

Gian Mario Ortu

Valeria Di Gabriele

Roberto Ortu

04 June 2013

Plane Wing

Personal study on the mood of traveling. Wing model made in Maya, environment's mattepainting in Photoshop, rendering in Mental Ray and compositing in Nuke using linear workflow.

The Shadow over Innsmouth

My personal study of the creatures the Deep One of the Lovecraft novel "The Shadow over Innsmouth". CG Society Workshops: Concept Sculpting and Maquettes with Bryan Wynia.

Full process to create a character: gathering reference, brainstorming, speed sculpting, thumbnail creation, refining and evolving the design, sculpting details, gesture and expression, preparing a sculpt for printing, painting, rendering, compositing, creating the final image for presentation.

19 November 2012

Blame! and VFX Technical Breakdown

This video show the process of creation of "Blame!" Software used: Maya, Vray, Nuke, Photoshop, Mudbox.

"Blame!" - VFX Technical Breakdown from Gian Mario Ortu on Vimeo.

05 May 2012

REEL 2009 - For more and updated informations please contact me.

Shot breakdown is included in video description.