So for some time I have been saying to myself that I have wanted to learn after effects. I used to mess around with it at college a little. Mainly to render out my 3D projects I had created in Maya. But I wanted to get down with all after effects can do as a program on its own.
Well as part of a professional and creative promise to myself I have said whenever I get any downtime I will learn something. So I signed up to Lynda and began to teach myself bit by bit. Now what I am showcasing here Is probably very basic to the regular after effects user but for me this is a massive step and I hope to build on it slowly and hopefully one day add after effects to my skill set and produce work professionally with the tool but for now I am enjoying exploring the program at my own pace and minus a brief 🙂
The first is a simple logo ident for my website:
The next is a simple lyric video using a David Bowie track and a video I downloaded from here
I saw tis posted by coolhunter via facebook so thought i would check it out.
It connects to your facebook and gathers all your info and makes this short video as if it were an exhibition in a museum
here is the link
So I have been updating my website over the last few months and it is finally done!
Go check it out
A must watch. I posted the earlier video on my blog some time ago but here is the in depth series – enjoy!
Love these illustrations so much found them on Form fifty five blog. I love how simple and playful they are! PLease go check out the website for more www.nikipilkington.com
How is this possible??? I don’t actually understand how this is happening but two major brands have produced the worst logos ever! Okay i agree that the Gap logo is probably the worst but myspace def comes a close second! Really i am no logo designer but i know good design and looking at this i don’t get it, its as if they just got lazy. I mean i am all up for the minimalist look but this is going too far don’t you think?