Video: Anwendungen aus Videoanimation und Compositing

Wolfgang Neipl
Design, Video Studio
2016W, Vorlesungen (VO), 2.0 semester hours, course number S00769


Content: Stick Figure Animation. Simplification and abstraction of movement.

Aim: Creating short sequences in Adobe AfterEffects.

Character and plan of the lecture: After having developed the current artistic subject and the relevant technical resources,  the students create their films mainly at home. Individual support in the videostudio (if required).

Examination Modalities

Attendance is compulsory (within the meaning of the working schedule) !

Leaving one (1) animated sequence in accordance with the current artistic subject. Evaluation criteria: Individuality and artistic quality.


Working languages: German and English (if required).

2. - 3. appointment: Lectures for all students. Location: Videostudio.

4. - 5. appointment: status request, compulsory correction.

6. appointment: final release.

Key Words

animated cartoon, comic, computer animation, film, design


10 October 2016, 12:30–14:00 Video Studio (preliminary discussion)
17 October 2016, 12:30–14:00 Video Studio
24 October 2016, 12:30–14:00 Video Studio
14 November 2016, 12:30–14:00 Video Studio
05 December 2016, 12:30–14:00 Video Studio
16 January 2017, 12:30–14:00 Video Studio

Course Enrolment

Until 03 October 2016, 14:00
via email:

co-registration: possible (2.0 ECTS)

TransArts - Transdisciplinary Arts (Bachelor): Artistic and art technology foundations (2.0 ECTS)

Design: Specialisation in Graphics and Advertising (2. Section): Photography , Film, Video (2.0 ECTS)

Industrial Design (1. Section): Video and Film (2.0 ECTS)

Design: Specialisation in Fashion Design (2. Section): Free Elective Pool Photo / Film / Video / Digital Applications (2.0 ECTS)

Design: Specialisation in Fashion Design (2. Section): In-depth Free Electives (2.0 ECTS)

Fine Arts: Specialisation in Photography (2. Section): Fotografie und Video (1.0 ECTS)

Fine Arts (2. Section): Workshops (2.0 ECTS)

Design: Specialisation in Applied Photography and Time-based Media (2. Section): Recording Technology and Post Production - Moving Image (2.0 ECTS)

Individual courses: possible (2.0 ECTS)