Category Archives: farm

Want to go camping?

I grew up on an old farm set above a meandering river. We had lots of animals. Being out-doors was second nature to me. My father was a serious camper and I mean we REALLY camped. I’ve been to the arctic circle, actually above … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween from The Thing with No Head

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Food Fight! the movie

I’ve mentioned before that I animated about 2 minutes for a feature documentary called Food Fight directed by Chris Taylor from November Films. I created it traditionally – hand drawn, ‘inked’ and colored in Photoshop and composited in After Effects … Continue reading

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More animation background art

  This is a really big painting, used in a long pan down. The foregorund elements are actually on a different level so you get a little bit of a multi-plane effect. This is the second shot in the documentary … Continue reading

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Farm art for animation

This is the ‘monster’ tractor from the animated segment I have been doing for a feature documentary. It’s the cleaned-up, final art in Photoshop, with my rough sketch in the background. It was extensively articulated in After Effects for animation. … Continue reading

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