Mark Tan


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Ice Age

Hi there, Things have been busy for me.  The animation for Peanuts has wrapped, and I was carried onto the next project: Ice Age 5!  I am still getting acquainted with each character (there are so many!) but so far it has been fun.

Blue Sky Studios

There has been a lull on the updates for my website. The reason is that I have been working at Blue Sky Studios since January on Peanuts. I had to cut my Animsquad class short, but I still have one more piece I am working on in off hours. Keep animating!

“I don’t wanna be here” animation

This is the first animation completed for the Animsquad Expert workshop. I wanted to go for something a little more contained and natural when it came to acting choices. The animation took a little over three weeks to animate and render. Have a look! Here is the video reference I used:

Reference Video for “That was acting” animation

Hi there, just thought I would share the reference video progression for the “that was acting” clip. I went through multiples changes and it was quite exhausting doing numerous takes with lots of movement. The final animation is below for comparison. Final animation:

Trampoline Animation

Hi There! My first post for my new website. This animation was completed on the side while I was doing other assignments for Animschool. I wanted to experiment with physicality and contrasting body types. The heavy set man was supposed to be an expression of effort while the skinny man was an expression of talent. […]