Motion x Design Reel
A collection of some hand-picked moving-visual favorites.
A quick, frenetic animation created to help promote the Star Wars themed Art Show "Powerful You Have Become" hosted by Already Been Chewed at Atama. It looped with other Star Wars themed animations on display. Concept, direction, modeling, animation, texturing, lighting, compositing. Sound Design by JM Cifonie.
Christmas Island Loop
A festive Holiday production with a pinch of stepped animation. This snowy, rotating island looped seamlessly on display during the Christmas holiday season. Abridged edited version. Created at Already Been Chewed. Design, animation, texturing, lighting, modeling. Happy holidays!
A super-short side project revolving around miniature astronauts, mechanical devices, and face-plants; elements coexisting together in an unlikely setting. Sound Design by JM Cifonie.
Nixon / Star Wars
A series of projects I worked on at Already Been Chewed for the Nixon and Star Wars collaboration Dark Side watch sets. It consisted of seven teaser videos and two trailers, each 15 to 60 seconds in length. They were broadcasted online in intervals over the course of four weeks. My role involved various tasks ranging from animation to modeling to texturing to lighting. Below are finals, styleboards, and concept pitches.
A space chase. The little guy. The underdog doing the unexpected. An animation created in my spare time that was inspired by stark throwback arcade games and graphic novels. Sound Design by JM Cifonie. Thanks for watching!
DC Shoes. Sole of It's Own.
Renders and animations created for DC Shoe’s release of “A Sole of It’s Own” spot. The final piece involved projecting animated shoe-eating-shoe shadows against surfaces in live action footage. My role included animation, rigging, and texturing of the shoe, as well as designing and modeling the interior mouth. Created at Already Been Chewed.
99Frames 2015 // Bird Box
My entry to the 99Frames 2015 animation fest (99frames.net). Sound by JM Cifonie.
Dude Perfect Artwork
Final illustrative pieces created for the Dude Perfect rebranding. The uses ranged from giant wall posters, trading cards, website elements, and more. Created at Already Been Chewed.
Concepts // Renders v1.0
A series of collected concept visuals created for pitch work, styleframes, and experimentation on various projects -- renders and composites that were part of the creative process for animation and illustrative artwork. Thanks for gandering!
TM Concert Visuals
We worked with Toby Mac to produce concert visuals for his upcoming tour, This Is Not A Test. I created, animated and composited some Bioluminescent creatures to go along with his performance. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.
Nixon / Street League
A 15 second animation showing Nixon's one-of-a-kind Street League Watch for the 2015 Championship. My role involved animation, simulations, edit, compositing. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.
Fabric Manipulation [R&D]
An R&D animation for morphing, sculpting, and deforming fabrics and cloths. Mostly procedural built. Rendered in Physical.
Story 2014 Opening Title
Opening title for the 2014 Story Chicago live event. Concept, Design, Modeling, Animation. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.tv. Sound design by JM Cifonie.
Nike Kobe X Concept Art
I had the privilege to create some concept art for the Nike Kobe X at Already Been Chewed. Themes revolving around black mamba snake skin, and the velocity of a loosed arrow.
Jigsaw Hyper Boots
Another spare-time super-short about sprinting magnetic jigsaw hyper boots. Sound Design by JM Cifonie. Music Track: Spitfire by Porter Robinson.
Star Wars Watch Concept
A concept pitch for the interior workings of a Star Wars themed watch. Various elements from the Star Wars universe in watch form. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.
Style frame artwork designed and developed for the Discovery Channel's Exodus pitch. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.tv
K-Love Fan Awards
3D renders and composite artwork designed and created for the 2014-2015 K-Love Fan Awards, celebrating music, film, sports and literature. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.tv.
T23 Release + Logo Artwork
The release teaser for the Axis T23 model by Malibu Boats plus Axis logo Artwork. 15 second edit. Animation, Design, Comp. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.tv
MotorSports Cruise Artwork
3D render and composite artwork designed and created for the Motorsports Speedway Cruise event. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.tv
A super-short made in my spare time. Visuals, animation, design. Sound Design by JM Cifonie.
Not Exactly News : Opening Title
Styleframes for the MTV2 show Not Exactly News - opening title. Created and built studio set along with lighting and texturing. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.tv
Intro created for the hip hop website, Rapzilla. Animation. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.tv
Malibu 2014 Branding
A quick 16 second edit of the 2014 branding animation for Malibu Boats - Monochrome stylized worlds. Part of their annual branding package. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.tv
Pitch title cards created for Skullcandy's online media broadcasting. The direction involved combining digital and analog themed assets into a glitchy-grunge title intro / outro. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.tv
Duck Commander & Property Bros.
Artwork for A&E's Duck Dynasty's Commander Cruise, and HGTV's Property Brother's Sailing with the Scotts - page headers. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.tv
Wind Talker [Story Chicago]
Abridged version of the show opener animation created for the 2014 Story Chicago Conference. Animation, Design. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.tv
Artwork created, modeled, designed and comped for the Fluid 15 Event. Created at AlreadyBeenChewed.tv
Duck Dynasty's Commander Cruise
Animation ID Tag and Lower created for Duck Dynasty's Commander Cruise on A&E. Part of a 5-set branding package. Created for AlreadyBeenChewed.tv
Through the Cable
A three plus second roller-coaster ride through hi-speed data cables. Originally developed for UofA - transition for data flow through device wires.
Microscopic Space Island
A short animation project of mine exploring a watery world through the lens of a custom microscope.
I decided to do a sci-fi horror themed animation for this year's Halloween, and several sketches and concepts later (most of which found their way hurling towards the trashcan), I landed on something that was organic in nature.
A short animation following a vivid blue through a dark and mysterious atmosphere, inspired by bits of artwork from silent hill and wonderland.
55th Addy Awards Show Opener
I was approached by a few Addy Award members who asked me to create the 55th annual show opening and I jumped at the chance.
The Broken Weaver
Another personal super-short created in my spare time. Sound Design by JM Cifonie.
The Elecoaster Express
The idea for this project came about one day as I was driving into work, watching the buildings pass by. Sound design by JM Cifonie.
This is a quick 3 series animation pitch for AFC's new apps and web presence. Sound Design by JM Cifonie.
Colonnade Modern Brand
a clean, snappy applesque motion design project created for Modern Brand and the Colonnade Group. Sound Design by JM Cifonie.
A thought that popped in my head while ordering a cup of iced coffee one day.
Have A Nice Day
A fun personal project that came about after playing some Portal.