KinectToPin Character Rotation
Three motion capture-controlled puppets rigged with KinectToPin's 3D templating system. All three are using the same motion track, even though they are 2D puppets facing different directions.
KinectToPin Character RotationDigital Puppetry, Side Project
FRONTLINE: Climate of Doubt
FRONTLINE: Climate of DoubtBroadcast, Data Visualization
Still from a transition in a temp opening title for a film about naval aviation.
It's the police and they don't have a warrant!
Knock Knock.Digital Puppetry, Educational
Search and Seizure
The 4th Amendment.
Search and SeizureEducational, Typography
Film Loading Procedure
A few weeks ago, I bought an 8mm movie camera from 1962. I've started making collages out of pages from the manual.
Film Loading ProcedureSide Project
Dolly Mapp Digital Puppet
A still from the upcoming Constitution Project film Search and Seizure.
Dolly Mapp Digital PuppetDigital Puppetry, Educational
Edmonson at Construction Site
Edmonson at Construction SiteEducational
Boxing Founding Fathers!
Boxing Founding Fathers!Educational
Career Satisfaction Program
Timeline from a series of films for the US Army explaining the Career Satisfaction Program.
Career Satisfaction ProgramData Visualization
Ships from Lafayette
Naval battle reconstruction from Lafayette: The Lost Hero.
Ships from LafayetteBroadcast
Revolutions are Depressing
Seriously. Here's my attempt at making Valley Forge look even sadder than it does in the plain engravings.
Revolutions are DepressingEducational
Fun little freelance project in which I motion-tracked and composited a series of designs onto footage. Random thing I learned working on this project: the thing at the end of a bowling alley that resets everything after a frame is called a "pinsetter" -- and the patent drawings of one are neat.
Ledbetter Cartoon Effect
From A Call To Act.
Ledbetter Cartoon EffectEducational
The Bill of Rights: First Amendment
I was on a bit of a WPA style kick at this point.
The Bill of Rights: First AmendmentEducational, Typography
Edmonson Roto Effect
Title card of Jury Selection: Edmonson v. Leesville Concrete Company.
Edmonson Roto EffectEducational
Let Freedom Swing: The Three Branches of Government
Still from Let Freedom Swing, a curriculum and series of films examining the connections between jazz and American democracy.
Let Freedom Swing: The Three Branches of GovernmentEducational
Yick Wo and the Equal Protection Clause
Digital puppetry within a 3D set created from a single vintage photograph. From the film Yick Wo and the Equal Protection Clause.
Yick Wo and the Equal Protection ClauseDigital Puppetry, Educational
Chart from Over a Barrel: The Truth About Oil
Still from an animated chart of oil refinery profit margins. Part of the ABC News special Over a Barrel: The Truth About Oil