Category Archives: online animation

Online Chaos

I have given up on at least half of the ‘must be on’ online social media sites or whatever they are called this week. Pinterest, Tumbler…there’s at least 4 more that I just don’t have the time or energy to … Continue reading

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Digital this and digital that…

When I first started working in ‘design’, digital design really didn’t exist. And when I first started doing my illustration work on the computer most art directors and editors didn’t want to see ‘computer illustrations’. Things change. I started my … Continue reading

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I publish, therefore I am.

The differences between self published/small press/independent comics and mainstream comic has always been obvious. The themes, art style and characters are usually very different. But because of digital distribution, work from smaller publishers has access to more readers than ever … Continue reading

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Enhanced books, e-book, ibooks, you books, me books.

artwork above is the ‘help and info’ screen from the soon to be released iPad Cave Bear and Duck comic book. The dead tree publishing world is changing and change is not easy. It’s scary. It reminds us that our … Continue reading

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Short schedule animated shorts

This is an animated short I directed and wrote for Pearson Television back when they were still called Pearson Television. They still produce some ridiculously, phenomenally successful game shows under their new name. Like the one called American Idol. And … Continue reading

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Why Online Animation Should Not Be Tomorrow’s TV

I was active in developing and producing online animation since the first internet bubble burst back in the early part of the decade. A show I developed was optioned and produced by Mondo Media. I also co-created and launched a … Continue reading

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Animation Thursday

This was passed on to me a few folks now, and thanks to them all! It’s a great find. Based on the beautiful book by Oliver Jeffers this animated short looks amazing. The character design, the modeling and lighting. Amazing. … Continue reading

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