Not My Artwork

Posted on Sep 20, 2017

Generally I create my own assets, though once in a blue moon a client will request that I animate another artist’s artwork. When doing so, I occasionally stumble upon a messy Illustrator file, but usually everything is in order. For the most part, vector artists seem to be a fastidious lot. Recently I was asked to […]

Silicon Valley Motion Studies

Posted on Aug 15, 2017

Here are three motion studies for a video I’m building for a Silicon Valley legal aid group. The client, a non-profit, requested a colorful palette and ‘cartoony characters’ to counteract the serious nature of the subject matter. The project began in Adobe Illustrator where I created style frames. (The look of the video, that colorful […]

No Time for Animation

Posted on Jul 12, 2017

My client, head of recruiting for a management consulting firm, needed a recruiting video, but had a fairly tight budget, and an even tighter deadline. With less than two weeks to go from style frames to final, we decided most of the movement for the piece would be created with animated type and text balloons (a). […]