Motion Design by Christopher Gindele
The One Real World

After recording and cutting the reference footage, every single frame of it was extracted and then imported to Photoshop, where the scenes were traced up to three times.

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We recorded most references on our own, but for some of the more complicated scenes - like the rap concert - we had to find references from the Internet. Source

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Some scenes had to be rotoscoped more than once to keep the overview over all the moving objects of the scene - and to be able to make necessary changes to separate parts when necessary.