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Colorcubic 2012 Motion Reel

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Colorcubic 2012 Motion Reel

This is my first, official Colorcubic motion reel. It represents the last two years of my life as motion graphics artist, 2D / 3D animator and compositor, time-lapse animator, and live audiovisual performer, all compressed into a minute and forty-fou [...]

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October 29, 2012

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Animation, Motion Graphics, Music

Vectorism

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Vectorism

I'm excited and honored to announce that we were recently published in one of the latest viction:ary publications entitled, Vectorism [...]

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January 12, 2012

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Books, Design, Illustrations

Snack Invasion: Going Bananas

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Snack Invasion: Going Bananas

We just finished this little PSA entitled, Snack Invasion. The premise involves a mysterious hand that hungers for fresh fruit, but each time it attempts to claim its bounty, a tiny troupe of rogue bandits derails the plan. [...]

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January 12, 2012

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Michael

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Sustainable Turntable by Matthew Lim

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Sustainable Turntable by Matthew Lim

Matthew Lim, a recent Industrial Design graduate from Art Center of Design, conceptualized this Sustainable Turntable, in hopes of pitching it to Sennheiser. [...]

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September 30, 2011

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Michael

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Cinema 4D: Helix Cord Tutorial

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Cinema 4D: Helix Cord Tutorial

So I thought I'd take some time and throw together a tutorial on how to produce a Helix cord in Cinema 4D. I've been using C4D a lot lately, especially since we've been branching out into more motion graphics projects here at Colorcubic [...]

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May 31, 2011

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Michael

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Motion Graphics, Tutorial, software

Mabona Origami

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Mabona Origami

Cue Sipho Mabona, of Mabona Origami... his works and inspiring achievements have awarded him international recognition, and when you see his models, you can see why [...]

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May 16, 2011

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Michael

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Animation, Artists, Inspiration

The nUCLEUS Motorcycle By: NONOBJECT

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The nUCLEUS Motorcycle By: NONOBJECT

Although it seems to have garnered quite the amount of criticism from the biker community, it's hard to imagine why anyone wouldn't give the nUCLEUS motorbike concept from NONOBJECT a sporting chance.

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May 2, 2011

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Michael

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The Illustrative Works of Sam Vanallemeersch

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The Illustrative Works of Sam Vanallemeersch

I was just recently turned onto the illustrative works of Sam Vanallemeersch. Right off the bat I noticed a wonderful blend of surrealism, art deco, with hints of art nouveau, all with a modern twist [...]

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April 25, 2011

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Michael

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Art, Illustrations, Inspiration

Docomo: Touch Wood (Wood Xylophone)

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Docomo: Touch Wood (Wood Xylophone)

A beautiful, promotional piece for the Docomo Touch Wood SH-086 phone, titled 森の木琴 (Wood Xylophone). It's hard to believe this is a product commercial to sell a phone [...]

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April 21, 2011

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Michael

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Die Angst als Grundbefindlichkeit des Daseins

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Die Angst als Grundbefindlichkeit des Daseins

Die Angst als Grundbefindlichkeit des Daseins (which loosely translates to The Mental State of Fear As the Reason of Existence), is nothing short of a mental and visual rediscovery and reevaluation (or in short, a visual mind-fuck) [...]

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April 18, 2011

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Michael

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Eness: Interactive Media

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Eness: Interactive Media

Eness is a Melbourne, Australian-based interactive media group, that seems to specialize in projection mapping, interactive experiences, and overall badass visual displays [...]

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April 11, 2011

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Michael

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Inspiration, Motion Graphics, Music

Parallelogram: MLRV

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Parallelogram: MLRV

Based on what I've read and dabbled with, MLRV works really well with grid-based midi controllers, e.g. Monome, Akai's apc / mpd, novation's launchpad, and more [...]

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March 30, 2011

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Michael

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Inspiration, Music, software