speaking at motion 2014

speaking at motion 2014

Once again, I’ll be hosting motion, August 15-18, 2014 in ABQ. NM. motion is a mind-bending two day ride – what we refer to as the “TED talks” of our industry. motion speakers are the top creative thinkers and innovators in motion graphics, animation, and vfx. A concept borrowed from TED, each speaker is on stage for 20 minutes giving the talk of their life on subjects they’re passionate about. Talks that revolutionize the industry. Talks that revitalize the creative muse. Come and join us for amazing creating. We’re also hosting our second annual FACEOFF: The After Effects Challenge. Hope to see you...
speaking at motion 2013

speaking at motion 2013

I’ll be speaking at motion, October 4-7, 2013 in ABQ. NM. motion is a mind-bending two day ride – what we refer to as the “TED talks” of our industry. motion speakers are the top creative thinkers and innovators in motion graphics, animation, and vfx. A concept borrowed from TED, each speaker is on stage for 20 minutes giving the talk of their life on subjects they’re passionate about. Talks that revolutionize the industry. Talks that revitalize the creative muse. Hope to see you...
speaking at The Adobe Post Show 2012

speaking at The Adobe Post Show 2012

I’ll be speaking at The Adobe Post Show, October 15-17, 2012  in ABQ. NM. The Adobe Post Show takes place immediately after motion. It’s 2.5 days of Adobe Production Premium workflow sessions designed specifically for pros in the film, broadcast and game industries. See you...
speaking at motion 2012

speaking at motion 2012

I’ll be speaking at motion, October 12-14, 2012 in ABQ. NM. motion is a mind-bending two day ride – what we refer to as the “TED talks” of our industry. motion speakers are the top creative thinkers and innovators in motion graphics, animation, and vfx. A concept borrowed from TED, each speaker is on stage for 20 minutes giving the talk of their life on subjects they’re passionate about. Talks that revolutionize the industry. Talks that revitalize the creative muse. Hope to see you...
speaking at motion 2011

speaking at motion 2011

I’ll be speaking at motion, October 9-11, 2011 in ABQ. NM. motion is a mind-bending two day ride – what we refer to as the “TED talks” of our industry. motion speakers are the top creative thinkers and innovators in motion graphics, animation, and vfx. A concept borrowed from TED, each speaker is on stage for 20 minutes giving the talk of their life on subjects they’re passionate about. Talks that revolutionize the industry. Talks that revitalize the creative muse. I’ll be presenting When Time is of the Essence – join me in ABQ next month! When Time is of The Essence We’ve all been in this situation. The client wants a compelling motion graphic or vfx piece. The initial meeting was a great success. They have the budget. All the stars are aligning…and it looks like it’s going to be an exciting project! The only problem? They need it in half the time that’s humanly possible to create it. What’s the key to ‘on-demand’ brainstorming and creative thinking? How do you generate multiple ideas without losing steam? What are some organizational techniques that will improve your workflow. How do you deal…when time is of the essence. Join motion producer Elaine Montoya, in the second of our motion 2011 interactive sessions, designed specifically for motion designers and creatives faced with short deadlines. If this isn’t you…I want your job. …the rest of the sessions check it out: Q. Why should I be at motion? // THE RIGHT BRAIN // A 3-minute Short…Everyday Elastic Spaces Exploring the Intersection of Advertainment and Storyselling Failure is Not an Option Fresh Out of the Starting Gate Change...
speaking at The Adobe Post Show

speaking at The Adobe Post Show

I’ll be speaking at The Adobe Post Show, October 12-14, 2011 in ABQ. NM. The Adobe Post Show takes place immediately after motion. It’s 2.5 days of Adobe Production Premium workflow sessions designed specifically for pros in the film, broadcast and game industries. I’ll be presenting Putting it all Together: My Strong Suite, and a mini-lab: You’ve Got Flash in My After Effects. Putting it all Together: My Strong Suite Throughout The Adobe Post Show you’ve had the opportunity to explore the majority of the Production Premium CS5.5 applications. Now, let’s put it all together and see how well they play with one another. In this session, using Premiere Pro as our base application, you learn how to work smarter and faster when working with After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash – and Adobe’s latest addition to the power suite: Adobe Audition. It’s a complete, roundtrip professional editing package. Make it your ‘strong suite’! You’ve Got Flash in My After Effects // MiniLAB In the broadcast and motion picture industries, Flash is known as a character animation tool that is being used more commonly for full length animated features. But there’s another side of Flash that will enhance the motion graphics designer’s toolkit as well – integrating Flash and After Effects. In this 75-minute hands-on BYOL* MiniLAB, we’ll explore how these two powerhouse tools play well with one another. After a brief exploration of the similarities and differences between After Effects and Flash, and the scripting languages provided by each application, we’ll create a couple of projects that will explore transparent video, taking advantage of Expressions, and working with 3D cameras and...