LONGSHI is a Graduate Thesis film, a M.F.A Thesis at the Rochester Institute of Technology 2009, made by Pei-Cheng Lee. LONGSHI is a story about a man in search of a legendary treasure which is very valuable in the historical record. The reality of this treasure is actually a trap set up by barbarians to attract the greedy. The film is a 3D computer animation, created primarily using Autodesk MAYA 8.5 for production, Adobe Photoshop, After Effect, and Premiere for pre and post-production. This film＇s technical aspects focus on texturing, lighting and compositing to represent an illustration-style animation. The following paper will describe its techniques and aesthetic concept.
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Computer animation--Technique; Computer animation--Themes, motives; Animated films--Technique; Animated films--Themes, motives; Short films--Technique; Treasure troves--Drama; Avarice--Drama; Short films--Themes, motives
Department, Program, or Center
School of Film and Animation (CIAS)
Lee, Pei-Cheng, "Longshi" (2009). Thesis. Rochester Institute of Technology. Accessed from
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