Create Cartoons 07: Camera

In chapter seven I show you how to animated a camera in After Effects. Read more

Create Cartoons 06: Lights

In chapter six you get an introduction to lighting in After Effects and learn how to light a noire scene.

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Create Cartoons 05: Background

In chapter five I demonstrate how to design a background in Illustrator and set it up a 3D cartoon cityscape in After Effects. Read more

Create Cartoons 04: Lip Sync

In chapter four I show you how to use Soundtrack to record a voice over and apply effects to it and how to lip sync in After Effects. Read more

Create Cartoons 03: Expressions

In chapter three I show you how to animate a character using only expressions in After Effects. Read more

Create Cartoons 02: Animation

In chapter two I show you how to create a walk cycle in After Effects using the puppet tool. Read more

Create Cartoons 01: Character Design and Setup

In chapter one I demonstrated how to create a cartoon character in Illustrator and setup in After Effects. Read more

Microsoft Store: Halloween

It’s Halloween time at the Microsoft Store!  And what better way to celebrate the holiday than a fun and exciting theme featuring your favorite classic monsters.   The Halloween theme is a 57,000 pixel animated cartoon that engages the audience the minute they walk into the store.  Look closely and you’ll see an owl playing Xbox against a witch or a group of ghosts jumping and dancing to an Xbox Kinect.   There’s a story placed in each quad throughout the store so no matter where a customer is they can always look up and enjoy a fun, quirky animation to brighten up their shopping experience.

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