March 31, 2008

2008 Demo Reel

I've put the latest copy of my demo reel on the web. Here it is for you to enjoy:

March 27, 2008

Slow Motion Slap

Here's another super slow motion test (4000 FPS). This one is a slap, it's pretty amazing how much the face deforms, the nose doesn't even look connected:

See more funny videos at CollegeHumor

March 18, 2008

Horten Comparison reel

Check out Jeff Gabor's comparison reel. It will blow your mind!

http://www.jaganimations.com/ComparisonReelHD.mov

Looks like the link doesn't work right now. Check back later hopefully it will be fixed then. Frankly I'm not surprised it's broken, I'm sure he's getting a lot of hits.

March 11, 2008

Squash: a Karate Chop

You want to see some major squash? Check out this guy chopping a brick in two with his hand slowed down to 4000FPS. Now that's some squash in that hand:

Monsters Vs. Aliens First Picture

Go here to see the first published picture for Dreamwork's upcoming film Monsters Vs. Aliens. Wow, it looks great!

http://www.iwatchstuff.com/2008/03/first_monsters_vs_aliens_shot.php

March 10, 2008

Another Famous Canadian

It looks as though the space station is getting a robot. I think I should make some sort of Wall-E reference, but even that's a stretch, this really isn't an animation post, I just think it's cool:

"Now I wouldn't go as far to say that we're worried it's going to go run amok and take over the space station or turn evil or anything because we all know how it's operated and it doesn't have a lot of its own intelligence," Reisman told The Associated Press last week.

"But I'll tell you something ... He's enormous and to see him with his giant arms, it is a little scary. It's a little monstrous, it is."



http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080308/ap_on_sc/space_shuttle_robot;_ylt=AkWeaA6I3uY.IetvFEYq6LwEtbAF

Again I'd like to welcome our future robot overlords to our humble planet.

March 6, 2008