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How Not To Create A Game

It started with good intentions. I had a one pager as a foundation. The name and visual style were set. The character spreadsheet was complicated, but not crazy. Cautious optimism spread through the...

Best Practices – AfterEffects

A ‘very’ short best practice guide to working in After Effects with a team at an ad agency. First off, animate for what you see, not what is right. By that I mean, step away from your animation...

Helpful Photoshop Shortcuts

Sure, ctrl(windows)/cmd(mac)+m and ctrl/cmd+e are go to’s, but here a very short list of some helpful extras: ctrl/cmd+alt+shift+e – collapse visible layers to the selected layer while retaining...

The Whatchamacallit Project

Here comes the whatchamacallit project, an interactive web app allowing for easy the creation of knowledge tags. The premise is simple. The community tags objects they can identify around town....

C4D to After Effects Update Script

Importing an AEC to After Effects is painless enough. But then you go back to C4D and make some timing alterations, move some objects around, add some nulls, etc. Now you’re left with reimporting...

Falling Pixel Dudes iOS

The game was created in Unity using the 2D Toolkit with hooks to GameCenter to record high-scores. The audio effects were created with NanoStudio on an iPhone. Why was the game created? I was Testing...

Pixel Writer

The Pixel Writer project started with the idea of art spanning city sized units, created with a temporary medium, and by an instrument that was cheaply reproducible. The result is a Flash based...