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A motion graphic piece as a tribute to the 40th anniversary of Elvis Presley’s death

It resumes his life showing some of his obstacles that he had overcame and became the legend he is now.


From this moodboard came the first ideas of the graphic style. As the color palette, which it came from the old american photos and Elvis’ posters.



The first step to go into this animation. A needed tool to control the timing, animations and transitions. This video was divided into 8 different scenes.


Graphic resources

The graphic style is a simple where the main focus in mostly in the color and their contrasts. There are just a few objects like the guitars, which are a bit more detailed.