Now that the first snow has fallen around here, I can't resist posting some Swiss mountain pans - as seen through the eyes of unknown Japanese background painters (based on Miyazaki's layouts).
|After heavy snowfall.|
If you have any information on who painted these backgrounds, please share it in the comments!
Mood - especially weather and lighting - is of paramount importance to the success of Heidi:
|Dörfli in summer - credits sequence.|
|Dörfli in the evening.|
|A virtual 360° pan, incredibly wide.|
|The same environment at golden hour.|
|Bottom-up pan - credits sequence.|
|Bottom-up pan, connects Dörfli with mountains.|
|Bottom-up pan, Heidi dreaming of Switzerland (homesick in Frankfurt).|
|The three firs before dusk...|
|...and at noon (top-down pan).|