After an exciting eight day long tour with the Registers Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI), the Tiny Circus has returned to Grinnell. Each day involved setting up our animation tent in overnight towns along the route to allow the riders and locals to participate in our animation, as well as participate in interviews about their RAGBRAI experience and the community it has to offer.
|Animating tent getting prepared for the day.|
Day three of RAGBRAI was our big animating day in Des Moines. Instead of our usual animating station we set up a sky jack in front of the capitol building to animate people! The sky jack allowed us to shoot photos of everyone from above.
|Two Circus-ers shooting and directing on the sky jack.|
|Participants on the ground and in position for animating.|
|Participants at the making table.|
|Jenny and Katie demonstrating how our process works at the animating table.|
We received a lot of super fantastic help from participants in each town and we thank everyone who came by. Now that we're home we'll be going through all of the animations and interviews we collected along the way to begin the editing process. Please check back soon to see the finished Super Fantastic RAGBRAI animation!