On the Blog

What I've been up to lately both professional and personal projects.

Water Colour effect in After Effects

So in Spring/Summer 2017 I was commissioned to create an animated intro sequence for Private Lives of the Monarchs. The show producers wanted something that looked like the Sherlock Holmes/Ripper Street mashup. Design wise the Sherlock Holmes notepad...

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Ripper Street/Sherlock Holmes Title Sequence

Being a motion graphics nerd I have always been fascinated by title sequences. I absolutely love it when a studio puts the effort in to make something imaginative for the opening/closing credits. One of my all time favourites has to be the Sherlock Holmes...

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Extreme Edits

Not the name of Bear Grylls’ latest endeavour but more a running joke. Over the last year I have edited on a train, a bus, a plane, at a bar and various other locations. High intensity quick turn around jobs can be stressful but I do enjoy the challenge and it sure...

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Space Guns: VFX Challenge

Another personal challenge project. I wanted to create a short project with a tonne of different visual effects incorporated. Sci-Fi is something I love to get involved with, as a genre it poses a huge challenge in terms of visual effects and gives me, as a VFX artist...

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Its in the Bag: Animating Vector Graphics

It’s in the Bag, a bristol based testicular cancer charity focusing on support and awareness needed 2 informercial type videos. one being a “self checking guide” and the other being a “what to do if you find something” video. It’s in the Bag wanted...

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Destroying Cheltenham

About 6 years ago I was gifted a ride in a hot air balloon. On the morning of the flight, I took my then new Canon 550d to shoot some aerial stock footage. A hot air balloon makes a remarkably  good dolly. Over the years this stock footage would come in...

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Volcania Coffee: Animating Still Photos

This is probably the most international project I have ever worked on with my company Clear As Day Productions. The Client, a startup tea and coffee company based in Vietnam. They wanted a brand video to demonstrate the journey of their ethically produced tea and...

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