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Successes and Failures in Editing with a Wacom Pen Tablet

USE THE PEN. From the moment I stepped in the door at BCM, that’s all I heard from Walter. It was like a nerdier version of Obi Wan Kenobi. (Is that possible?) My work station is equipped with a Wacom … Continue reading

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Art of an Indie Title Sequence

Well, I wasn’t expecting to post about this for a few months, but since it was unveiled, I can now. I finished work on the opening title sequence for the upcoming film Ingenue, directed by Kate Chaplin. Kate decided to … Continue reading

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Flow, work, flow.

I’ve been working on a project with a quick turnaround time for the last week. It was shot last Wednesday and Thursday, and will be presented next Tuesday. It’s essentially a training video with a 20 minute runtime. It’s very … Continue reading

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Kind of viral?

I made a video for work that has by our standards, kind of gone “viral”. It’s difficult to make a video go viral in our industry just because of the nature of what we do – unless a truck is … Continue reading

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Traversing the snow globe

For a project for work, I had to put together a snow globe. I looked into what other people had done in the past for snow globes and I had some issues. I didn’t think they looked quite right for … Continue reading

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Day/Dusk for Night Fun!

Today I was putting together a little motion graphics project for a promotional video at work. I work in corporate video, so extra creative projects don’t come by all the time. When I do get a project I can potentially … Continue reading

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love/hate for after effects

Before college, I had never used Adobe After Effects. The first time I opened it, my head exploded. I instantly hated it. My first project in AE was an animatic starring my mother, the lunch lady. It turned out pretty … Continue reading

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