Weeks of development, planning, and revisions to design the bakery.
Headaches to build the architecture to suit the requirements of each shot.
Building the set.
Communication in 2 languages - neither understand each other.
Months later return to the set, now used in scenes.
Flaws and corrections.
Animation and layout battles across 2 time zones and texting. Hiccups to get the scene right.
Looking at the scene in the edit, recognizing changes to be made.
The set is not organized and technically optimized.
Upsets in the layout require revising of each of 20+ shots.
References checked for authenticity.
Painting, painting painting.
Hiccups in the organization.
Nerves racked - resolution too low?
Materials loaded and preparations.
Final looks, final fine tunes.
Not enough time, not enough personnel.
Nevermind. Looks great, sour grapes.
Yea, we'll make it work.
Brain racked, how to light it.
painting, planning, painting, planning.
Light breaks through the cracks with a few images.
Organization of each shot.
Communication brainstorming - how to convey what I know is needed?
Lighting Artist hired and ready to go.
Revisions of organization.
I hope so.
Shots ready to be lit.
I hope so.
Scene ready to go?
Compositing and render remains.
Mistakes surely found.
Dialogue final remains.