Sabrina Cotugno: Kagemono: The Shadow Folk
I am still recovering from cute overload. Sabrina Cotugno’s fourth year CalArts film, Kagemono: The Shadow Folk, is a beautiful gem.
Punga: Nokia “Traffic”
Nice mix of dimensionality and bold colors in this Nokia spot by Punga. Check out their previous Nokia spots as well: Smart Data, Ovi Maps,… Read more
A classic quickie from 1972 for Herbal Essence. Studio/artists unknown.
Back by popular demand (here’s to you, Kris Merc) – another fantastically designed game to start your weekend. I have more than one friend who… Read more
Emmanuelle Walker: Royksöpp “So Easy” (unofficial)
Emmanuelle Walker’s experimental-animation test turned hypnotic short – an unofficial music video for Royksöpp “So Easy”. Also check out these fabulous Samsung webpage loaders.
Mike Ko: iphone Diorama
Cute iPhone diorama graduation project by Mike Ko.
Sosolimited: Patterned by Nature
The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences commissioned Sosolimited, Plebian Design, and Hypersonic Design & Engineering to create Patterned by Nature, a 10 ft. wide… Read more
Woof Wan-Bau: Penguin English Library
Woof Wan-Bau directs a penguin’s whimsical, surreal journey to celebrate the opening of the Penguin English Library. Someone should show this video to Werner Herzog,… Read more
Alice Dupre: Big Scary “Mix Tape”
I admit the CG that opens this promo put me off a bit, but the design and animation of the loops in the Big Scary… Read more
World’s first Twitter animation?
Fantastic Twitter-based animation for Smart Argentina [Hold down J to animate]
Count on Me
More beautiful animation from Gentleman Scholar in their personal short “Count on Me“
Ben & Julia Threesome
Ben & Julia (meet them here) have been busy so now you can feast your eyes on the contradictorily named pieces Nothing To Celebrate vs… Read more
MOTEL 6 “Metamorphosis”
King & Country and MOTEL 6 reflect on the classic family road trip in “Metamorphosis“
NYC Mograph April Meetup
NYC Mograph April Meetup, Tuesday April 24th 8pm @ Mary O’s.
Imaginary Forces – God of War: Ascension trailer
Imaginary Forces takes the ink effect to new heights in this painterly trailer for God of War: Ascension.
Süperfad: Mad in Spain 2012 Titles
Mad in Spain 2012 Titles handcrafted by Süperfad‘s Nando Costa. More info here.
Rest in Peace: Hillman Curtis
We just learned of the passing of Hillman Curtis. After a long battle with colon cancer, Hillman left this world on April 18, 2012 at… Read more
Stefan Nadelman: Lost Lander “Wonderful World”
Stefan Nadelman (aka Tourist Pictures) creates a polyhedral game of life for Lost Lander’s “Wonderful World”. The music video balances oscilloscope-inspired visuals with a warm,… Read more
Sean Pecknold: The End is a Beginning
Dragonframe commissions Sean Pecknold to create a cosmic stop-motion tale – The End is a Beginning.
PBS “Off Book”: The Art of Film & TV Title Design
The latest installment of the PBS’s excellent “Off Book” series highlights the art of film & TV title design, featuring interviews with Peter Frankfurt, Karin… Read more
2012 Vimeo Award Voting Open
Voting for the 2012 Vimeo Awards is open. Lots of great finalists to check out. Categories include motion graphics, animation, music video, advertising, and experimental.
A Conversation with Mate Steinforth
Recently we’ve seen more and more of Sehsucht, and with good reason: they’ve steadily been building steam through the years, and it’s culminating in some… Read more
Jamie Caliri: The Shins “The Rifle’s Spiral”
Jamie Caliri’s music video for The Shins “The Rifle’s Spiral” is an otherworldly magic show. I love how the chairs grow into existence, and there’s… Read more
ISO for Simian Mobile Disco
Minimal RGB landscapes for Simian Mobile Disco’s Cerulean courtesy of ISO