A Surf Adventure Told Through Paper, Stop-Motion, and 3D Animation

By Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg

A dusty scrap of paper discovers an ocean between the pages of a book in this beautiful short film, Much Better Now, from Salon Alpin. With a mishmash of techniques, the studio creates surprisingly fluid waves and the perfect tubular ride. 

Sneak a peek behind the scenes of the labor-intensive project with the short making-of video below.

For more work by Salon Alpin, visit http://www.salonalpin.net/.

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http://www.theatlantic.com/video/archive/2012/06/a-surf-adventure-told-through-paper-stop-motion-and-3d-animation/258590/