Interview and portfolio
BA (Hons) Animation
You are to upload no more than 10 pieces of work to a blog.
A piece of work can be:
- An animation
- A storyboard
- A concept piece, which could be of an environment or character design
- Life drawings (one sheet of paper with multiple drawings on it or one developed drawing showing tone or colour)
- Any personal work representing design, drawing, colour and research.
- 3D work (a single model, an environment or samples of texturing and lighting skills)
- If you feel other work is suitable such as photography or model making then please feel free to add it if it is relevant to animation.
As for the blog you can either create a free blog using Tumblr or use an existing blog if you have one.
You will need to sign up using an existing email address and a password of your choice. Also create a simple URL perhaps something simple like: ravensbourneinterview.tumblr.com
Please make sure to remember these details in case we need to contact you if we have a problem with your blog.
Make sure your blog is not password protected so we can gain access to your blog at anytime.
Please note it is your responsibility for ensuring we can access your blog. If we are unable to do so we will not be able to proceed with your application.
BA (Hons) Digital Photography
Bring a selected portfolio of your other work, try to be as varied as you can, showing your range of interests and experience.
BA (Hons) Music Production for Media
Your portfolio should consist of a single Word or PDF document/attachment containing:
Page 1: (Title: Music Portfolio Submission - Music for Media - YOUR NAME)
Online links to between 3 and 5 audio recordings of original compositions. If possible, please include at least one example of a composition written for another form of media (e.g. music for a short film, animation etc.) Don’t worry if you don’t have an example of this - audio tracks on their own is fine. Please upload your portfolio compositions online (to SoundCloud or Youtube/Vimeo for example) and submit clickable links. Do not attach raw audio, video or music sequences to the email.
Page 2: (Title: Music Portfolio Submission - Music for Media - YOUR NAME)
Please write a short essay of 500 words, explaining the context for each composition. For example, why it was written, what kind of software/plugins/samples did you use and what other pieces or composers influenced your work?
BA (Hons) Sound Design
Page 1: (Title: Sound Design Portfolio Submission – Sound Design )
Online links to 3 examples of original Sound Design. If possible, please include at least one example created for another form of media (e.g. music for a short film, animation or game.)
Please upload your portfolio submissions online (to SoundCloud or Youtube for example) and submit clickable links. Do not attach raw audio, video or music sequences to the email.
Page 2: (Title: Sound Design Portfolio Submission - Sound Design - )
Please write a short report of 250 words, explaining which piece of sound design is best and why.
Things you could include: why it was created, what kind of software/plugins/samples did you use and what influenced your work?