February 25, 2017
Yes, Virginia, there is a difference between taking snapshots and taking photographs. This is what the difference is: A snapshot is something you take on the spur of the moment. It’s meant to capture an event, or a memory, to remind you of what it was like being there at that moment. It’s usually unplanned, […]
October 13, 2016
All we are saying is, “Give peace a chance.” Relax, Christians, you’re not being oppressed.
December 6, 2015
If there are too many guns in the environment, adding even more guns and putting them in the hands of ordinary people does not make the situation better.
September 15, 2015
Making a computer animated TV commercial in three days? Yes. Yes, I can.
June 9, 2015
I’m obviously not Drew Struzan, but I’m pretty good at doing impressions.
September 16, 2013
I’m an animator too, and here are some samples. Most are Maya, one is in Rhythm & Hues’ “Voodoo” (I worked there for nearly ten years teaching animators) and my demo reel, which predates all that, is in Lightwave. Did the O line protect Michael Vick? No. He gets hit, he pops up. He […]
March 21, 2013
Why am I just splatting out this thing I found on Facebook? Emma Coates was a storyboard artist for Pixar. The rules seem to be sound, and I want to remember them. Posting them here is handy for me if nothing else. If you’re a writer, you might find them useful too.