Becoming (and Being) a Freelance Motion Designer

I have been planning to write up some articles about motion design, and being/becoming a motion designer, for some time now, but have always put it off. Recently, however, I received an email questionnaire/interview from an aspiring Visual Communications student from the University of Technology, Sydney (who shall remain anonymous, unless they express a desire […]

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Salvation Mountain – Short Documentary

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I shot some random footage at a rather amazing location back in December 2010, and finally decided to put something together with it. Salvation Mountain is located about 3 miles southeast of the Salton Sea near Niland, California. It sits on the hill just before arriving to “Slab City,” a notorious squatters camp in the […]

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Nikon D7000 Hot Pixel Firmware Update

The Nikon D7000 hot pixel firmware update is here. I seemed to be one of the lucky ones as my new D7000 had only one hot pixel out of the box (and only visible at very high ISO settings), but now the firmware seems to have corrected even that! I’ll have some test footage from […]

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Recent Work

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    In Sixth Gear

    Part of a motion graphics package, this ident was made for In Sixth Gear (ISG), a sport and luxury car related blog, online store and now internet video channel.

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    MacMillan

    This motion graphics ident was created for the MacMillan Publishing group (UK) for their educational video series.

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    K Alliance

    This motion graphics ident was part of a complete broadcast package created for K Alliance, an online e-learning company.

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    McGraw-Hill: TakeawayTV

    Over a year in the making, this clip is a short example of the ident, supers and other elements created for a 60 episode English language learning series for the renowned publishing house, McGraw-Hill.

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    reddit.com

    After a conversation with reddit.com admin Erik Martin (hueypriest), we offered to put together a quick little intro for reddit’s “ask me anything” video series.

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    Videmic

    This ident/promo was created for a self produced web show staring Karina Stenquist (formerly of Mobuzz fame) called Videmic.