"One hundred years ago, an estimated ten million African elephants roamed the continent. Today there are less than five hundred thousand. Genocides require mass complicity.
Caught between bloody civil wars and a lust for money, African elephants struggle to survive a seemingly insatiable global demand for ivory."
This documentary, directed by Leslie Griffith, became a passion project for me, as I care very much about the future of the species. I created motion graphics, titling and animation.
When Giants Fall Official Trailer
Scanner Darkly: Utilizing a proprietary interpolated rotoscoping technique, I was one of the animators on the Richard Linklater animated adaptation of Philip K. Dick's timely "A Scanner Darkly". The surreal, dreamlike style lent itself well to the reality bending nature of the narrative.
The Rape of Europa: The story of Nazi Germany's plundering of Europe's great works of art during World War II and Allied efforts to minimize the damage.
As the motion graphics artist, I created the title design, subtitles, and various compositing enhancements.
A Scanner Darkly: Diner Scene
The Rape of Europa Trailer
Comic Book Superhero
Digital Living Open
Symantec Information Protection - Control With Flexibility
I've been creating motion graphics, illustration and design for the fine folks at Intuit for the better part of my freelance career. Included here are show graphics, social media spots, and animated pieces for the website.
And yes, that's Oprah :) I got to animate the introductory animations for each guest at Quickbooks Connect and the queen of media happened to be one of them.
The most secure check on the market
Oprah's keynote speech in San Jose at QuickBooks Connect 2015
QuickBooks Connect 2016: Brad Smith
QuickBooks Enterprise with Hosting
Real Superheroes Work at Intuit
Here is a collection of some of my personal artwork over the past decade.
Cradle the Sun
This is a story I've been working on as an illustrator and author. It's the tale of two souls who each suffer a tremendous personal loss, yet still persevere and find each other through a magic conch and spirit animals.
If you'd like to follow the progress, feel free to follow by Facebook fan page here.
Cradle the Sun: Give Light Challenge
A wise participant in a session summed up what we do as scribers so beautifullly: "So you're telling the story of our day together."
I've had the opportunity to work within a variety of industries including clients like Google, Stanford, Toyota, Unilever, Samsung, Charles Schwab, L'Oreal, Expedia, Nestle, and P&G.
Read more about the art of scribing in an interview with yours truly here
I've been able to storyboard for various industries, including healthcare, education and tech.
My illustration assignments have included clients from Nike, BART, Old Navy, Discovery Digital, Stanford Medical, and Leapfrog Toys.