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  • Visual Effects Notes…

    Visual Effects Notes…

    I came across some of my old notebooks that I used to keep track of shot tasks and notes while working at Frantic Films. I guess I threw out the majority of them, but I kept notes for Superman Returns, Across The Universe, Journey to the Center of the Earth 3D, and A-Team.

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  • Gr8Bits, and the Indie game scene in Winnipeg

    Gr8Bits, and the Indie game scene in Winnipeg

    A few months back, a guy by the name of Mr. Ghosty organized an art show called the Gr8Bits show. Unfortunately, I wasn’t able to make it to the first show, but he was able to run Gr8Bits 1.2 as part of Nuit Blanche back in late September. It was an incredible success, and was one of the fist video game themed art shows in the city.

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  • I Could Jump Out a Window…

    I Could Jump Out a Window…

    So I finally had a few days here and there over the last few weeks to crank out another animation for my friend, Mike Lewis. This is the third animation I’ve created for his album Music for Suicides. If you want to check out the other animations you can find them here:A Lullaby for Gwenydd and Don’t be Gone long…

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  • VFXhaiku.com

    VFXhaiku.com

    If you’ve been a long time visitor of this site, you’ll know that i’ve been working in VFX for quite a long time. I spent the last 7 years at Frantic Films as a 2D compositor working on over 25 Hollywood movies. I’ve finally decided to take a break from production, and I’ve started up a 2D-centric Visual Effects tutorial site called VFXHaiku.com VFXHaiku.com is dedicated to bringing some of the esoteric concepts of working in high end visual effects […]

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  • 2D Compositing Demo Reel

    2D Compositing Demo Reel

    After 6 years at Frantic Films VFX, I’ve decided to take a break from the world of Visual Effects for a while to rest my mind and body. Over the last 6 years, i’ve worked on over 25 movies, including The X-Files: I want to Believe, The Ruins, Journey to the Center of the Earth 3D, Across the Universe, Superman Returns, X-Men III, Stay, Catwoman, and Scooby Doo 2. It’s been fun, interesting, painful at times, and overall a massive […]

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  • Journey to the Center of the Earth 3D – Anaglyph Reel

    Journey to the Center of the Earth 3D – Anaglyph Reel

    We’ve been finished work on Journey 3D for almost a full year now. Here’s a collection of some of the 40+ shots that I worked on for this film. The following shots are all presented in Red/Cyan anaglyph so you’ll need some 3D glasses to view this properly.

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