Archive for the ‘Animation’ Category

Simple Physics

Sunday, July 29th, 2007

Posted at by Henry Woodbury on June 30, 2007 at 12:12 pm   

A simple, interactive Flash application at offers a mesmerizing glimpse into classical mechanics. By adjusting the location of two “planets” and the location and angle of two planes you can send a cascade of bouncy balls flying into space — or into orbit.

It’s like the spare, algorithmic, interactive version of this.

Audi TT Motion Graphics Piece

Wednesday, May 30th, 2007

Viral / HD-TV spot for the launch of Audi TT in Australia. The TT contour is revealed only by the streamlines, a minimal abstraction of car laboratory scientific imaging. We created a software-based realtime wind tunnel to generate the HD video, an interactive wind-tunnel is currently in development. Concept and Art Direction by Matt Pyke, programming by Karsten Schmidt. Commissioned by The One Centre.

Karsten Schmidt’s blog (

Wednesday, May 30th, 2007

Design blog by toxi (Karsten Schmidt).

The latest events & happenings in the world of interactive design and motion graphics e.g. BD4D, Rob Chiu, Chris Hewitt, Nanika / Hi-Res, Chris O’Shea, Spent 2000, Mark Hough, Universal Everything e.t.c.


Wednesday, May 30th, 2007

this site is an overview of selected interactive works since 2000.

A showcase of interactive VJ & Motion Graphics work by toxi.

the ronin

Wednesday, May 30th, 2007

Flash portfolio site with some very good Motion Graphics work on display:

PAPRIKA – A Film by Satoshi Kon

Sunday, March 18th, 2007


Born on October 12, 1963 in Hokkaido, Satoshi Kon went to Musashino Art University and studied Visual Communication Design. While at the University, he made his debut as a comic artist at Young Magazine (published by Kodansha, Japan). His detailed illustration and composition became highly regarded, and he went on to work on Kaikisen (Regression Line) and World Apartment Horror. His work includes: Rojin Z, as a background artist; Run, Meros as a layout artist; Patlabor 2 as a background and layout artist, and Memories as a background and layout artist and screenwriter. His unique composition where everything within the frame is clearly defined and cleverly laid out attracted the industry’s attention. In 1998, he made his directorial debut with Perfect Blue which gained him international attention. 2002 saw the release of his second film Millennium Actress and in 2003, Tokyo Godfathers debuted. All of his feature films have been screened at the top international film festivals around the world. In 2004, he directed his first television series, Paranoia Agent. Paprika is his latest anime feature.



Friday, March 16th, 2007

Video for Royksopp by flight404.


brand new school

Sunday, March 11th, 2007

Brand New School School of Film & Video – Design Agency Portfolio

Portfolio site featuring video and animation work for ad campaigns and commercials.



Sunday, March 11th, 2007

Agency Portfolio website.

Featuring Video Production & 3D Animation


Gotye – Heart’s A Mess

Sunday, March 11th, 2007

Animator and film clip director extraordinaire Brendan Cook has emerged from his studio with this amazing film clip for Gotye’s “Hearts A Mess (radio edit)”.

A central character walks the Earth, calling on its strange inhabitants to leave the wasted planet and follow him to a new world.

See more about Gotye at the offical website –