Projects

2007
The Sak:

Online Catalog

The Sak wanted an online catalog that functioned like a printed-paper catalog. This flash-based mini site included animated effects of the page actually turning when the user chose the next page. The user could also highlight areas within each page to be able to zoom in, get more information, and place orders. This is a flash-based website module.

2007
11 Inc:

The Doctors Company

11 Inc had designed this mini site and they asked me to produce it. This is a flash-based interface that allows you to navigate through various clips of video. One of the key points was that the animated text in the video was also flash-based and layered on top.

2007
IDEO:

HP Book

This was a book showcasing a work that IDEO had done for HP. I compiled the various videos, flash animations, and PDF documents that made up the archive for this project.

2007
IDEO:

Intel Device

This was a video for some hypothetical products that Intel would be making. The video was a highly produced motion picture. My involvement was to use Aftereffects to create and animate the product faces.

2007
IDEO:

IDEO Secure

This was a series of presentation videos made using Aftereffects and sketched animations to illustrate various story lines for IDEO.

2007
IDEO:

Chase

This was another innovation project for IDEO. I was brought in to create some flash-based presentations to deliver the story to their client. These are flash-based demo movies.

2006
Voicebox Creative:

Dog House Wines

For Dog House Wines, I was asked to produce a site designed by Voicebox Creative. This flash-based website included XML supplied content, 3-D interactive navigation, and a scalable screen environment.

2006
Punchcut:

Cingular Developers Tool

Cingular had a document that explained how to develop for their cell phone platform. They wanted to do something more than a simple PDF so they asked us to create a flash-based document tool. This included a flash animation intro as well as an interactive interface. The content was XML-based and could be updated easily by someone with no flash experience. This is a flash-based micro-site.

2005
IDEO:

New Years Card 2005

IDEO wanted to produce a companywide Christmas card that all of its several hundred employees could contribute to along with the recipients. The premise of the card was that people could make their own snowflake. Once they had made their snowflake they could also add a wish for the New Year, and then add it to the collection. During the days leading up to Christmas more than 1000 people contributed their wishes to this Christmas card.

2005
Luna Bar:

Lunafest Trailer

LunaFest is a women’s only film festival that travels around the US. This trailer was played at the beginning of each of the film festivals as an introduction to what the festival was about. I worked closely with the production director to edit the film, design, and animate the motion graphics, and to compile the final piece for DVD. This was an after-effects-developed, broadcast quality motion graphics animation
2005
IDEO:

Intel Zephyros

Intel was releasing a pair of new products and needed an interactive presentation tool. This was a flash-based presentation that included video, photography, sound, and interactive bullet points. The presentation describes the use of the products in six different countries around the world.

2005
Audiofeast:

OEM Product Demo

AudioFeast was a company that produced subscribable content for MP3 users. They needed a collection of tradeshow materials including this demo interactive animation, which was burned to a series of USB drives and given out to prospective clients. This is a flash-based demo with many interactive controls for sound, navigation, and animation.
2004
SimpleStar:

Slideshow Player

Simple Star is the company that produced an online slide-show development system. The purpose was to allow people with minimal skills to produce dynamic videos that could be shared with friends and family. I contributed to the development of the software and added many of the visual effects.
2004
MAD:

Book Portfolio

MAD is a design company based in Sausalito California. As part of the production of a monograph of their work, I created a Director-based CD-ROM portfolio of their multimedia work to be included with the book.
2004
Dr Pepper:

Academy of Country Music Promo

This was the second year of producing a CD-ROM for the Academy of Country Music to be distributed throughout the US at Wal-Mart stores. Dr. Pepper was the main client and they had asked for an entertaining collection of activities to be produced on CD-ROM.

2003
Macromedia:

Contribute FMA

Macromedia had a spot on the home page of their website that they referred to as the flexible messaging area. Weekly, the content of this area would be replaced with new flash-based animations that would be illustrating the current topic of the week. I helped design, produce, and program these animations.

2003
MAD:

IBM DB2

IBM was launching a new product which they called DB2. They needed a video that would express the intention of the new product to their internal departments. This three-minute long video demonstrates DB2 using motion graphics, sound and other effects.
2003
Macromedia:

FMA Animation 3

Macromedia had a spot on the home page of their website that they referred to as the flexible messaging area. Weekly, the content of this area would be replaced with new flash-based animations that would be illustrating the current topic of the week. I helped design produce, and program these animations.

2003
Macromedia:

Maximize FMA

Macromedia had a spot on the home page of their website that they referred to as the flexible messaging area. Weekly, the content of this area would be replaced with new flash-based animations that would be illustrating the current topic of the week. I helped design produce, and program these animations.

2002
Dr Pepper:

Red Cross Safety Games CDROM

Dr. Pepper was sponsoring the Red Cross and they wanted a CD-ROM of games related to safety and first aid to be distributed in all the Wal-Marts in the US. These CD-ROMs would be given away with the purchase of Dr. Pepper bottles at a store display. We created a series of fun computer games for children 6 to 16 for this project.
2002
MAD:

IBM Lotus Screensaver

This was a Flash screensaver created for IBM specially for use by their Lotus Notes department.
2002
Chronopolis:

Paris Installation

Chronopolis was a project created by Eric Adigard and Chris Salter. They had asked me to help with the development of the graphical portion of the program. This was a large-scale interactive projection that was on display in Paris during the 2002 La Villette Media Festival. I created the animations and interactive graphics for this installation.
2002
Dr Pepper:

Academy of Country Music Promo

Dr. Pepper was sponsoring the Academy of Country Music Awards. They wanted to produce one million CD-ROMs that would be distributed in Wal-Marts across the US to promote both Dr. Pepper and the Academy of Country Music Awards. The CD-ROM included games, facts, music, videos, and pictures.

2002
3feetofftheground:

Demo Reel

I was the Creative Director at 3 Feet Off The Ground, a motion graphics and visual effects company, from 1998 to 2002. This is the demo reel of our graphics abilities from 2000 including live action, 3-D animation and sound design.
1999
Eight Inc.:

Portfolio

Eight Inc. needed a portfolio that served multiple purposes. They wanted to be able to talk through the presentation and to quickly select items that they wanted to show as part of their presentation. The easy to use interface for the CD-ROM portfolio gave multiple options to quickly access any portfolio item.
1999
Openwave:

Openwave Keynote Video

Openwave, a developer of cell phone web browsers, needed a video to present before a keynote address at a 3GSM conference in Las Vegas. This video was designed to create a sense of excitement around what the CEO of the company was about to present. This is a motion graphics and live action video.
1998
CKS:

Levis O Spin Kiosk Video

Levis placed kiosks in their stores to allow people to buy jeans electronically. This was an endless loop that would play on the screens to attract attention. Once the user touched the screen, they would be given instructions on how to order and make a purchase.
1998
Circumstance:

Intel Pentium III Demos

Intel had just launched the new Pentium III and was expanding its website to contain information about what was possible with Pentium III. This intro animation established a sense of mood and excitement, before giving the user a set of choices as to where to go from there. This is a flash based animation with basic interactivity.
1998
CKS:

Apple Design Portfolio

Apple needed a tool for presenting its design portfolio. They wanted to be able to present Apple’s design history and concepts to students, at tradeshows and to marketing executives, as well as at internal presentations. This CD-ROM allowed the presenter to go through all the advertising and marketing material Apple had, from photos of packaging to full motion video commercials.
1997
CKS:

Nike Alpha Project

This landing page was an intro animation for the Nike Alpha Project advertising campaign, entirely done in flash. There were 5 versions of the animation that corresponded with a matching television campaign. This was created in the early days of flash.