Brilliant designer from Tennessee Isaac Botkin and his brother Benjamin Botkin teamed together to create an awesome animated Star Wars timelapse video that gives a visual of how the Death Star‘s whole construction might have looked. Check out the video below.
I realize that there have been quite a few space animation posts recently, but bear with me. This is a personal project that I worked on with my brother. I enjoyed watching a little bit of Death Star assembly in Rogue One, but I wanted to see more. I was just wrapping up some stuff for the Challenger Center when I decided to mock up this Death Star construction process. (read more)