Working with video, 2D and 3D animation, layered graphics, green screen, and audio – using Adobe After Effects, Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Autodesk Maya, Final Cut Pro, Motion, Color and Soundtrack Pro among others.
Exelis Action Corps – Launch Video
Exelis, Points of Light, and others launch the Community Blueprint – a national initiative to support the reintegration of returning military service members, veterans and their families. Producer/graphics support.
Exelis Leadership Forum Video
CEO Dave Melcher and ITT Exelis discuss the strategic advantages of how the spin-off of ITT Corporation will bode well for the company. Producer/graphics support.
Not Guilty 3D Animation
Modeled in Maya 3d, along with cameras, lighting and animation. Further color and effects were added in After Effects. Producer/designer/editor.
Exelis Action Corps Interactive Pulse
On-Line interactive publication for the rollout of Exelis Action Corps. Project manager, created in conjunction with McDill design and Edelman.
Kramer Wedding Animation Piece
In addition to corporate media and design, I specialize in wedding photography and videography…this piece put together in After Effects. Photographer/Videographer/Animator.
Metrospective Media Title Stinger
Motion graphics title opener for Metrospective Media. Crafted with After Effects, Final Cut Pro and Soundtrack Pro. “Doors Closing…”
Simple Title Graphic
Animated title graphic used as intro for video/film work of Simple Multimedia. Layout, lighting, and camera animation all produced in After Effects.
Classifiles Motion Graphics
Animated graphic as part of a larger presentation based on military aircraft technical data and specifications. Core layout in Photoshop, animated in After Effects.
Green Screen Intro Sample
A short clip showing examples of chroma key editing with green screen, along with lower third and layer animation. Created using Final Cut Pro, and After Effects with Key Light 1.2.
Exelis App Graphics
Graphic creation and support for Exelis application graphics for: iPhone, iPad, and other mobile devices.
Exelis Banner Graphics
Project manager/designer for all HQ-related retractable banner graphics and display signage.
An animated opener for simplemultimedia.com, camera, lighting and animation in After Effects, further editing in Apple Motion and Final Cut Pro.
Art Night Motion Intro
An example of start to finish production, beginning with the digital photograph, into Photoshop for layout, then finally into After Effects for animation.
CHV Animated Presentation
Animated presentation for Community Health Ventures, used as a television commercial spot and trade show video display piece. After Effects/Photoshop.
A piece based off of a tutorial, but it still took some good work to piece together and this particular effect is pretty impactful so I decided to include it here.
RedRocks Logo Concepts
You brand is your identity, and it’s often times the first touch point a potential client or customer has with your company. My goal is to reach the target audience with visual impact as to how it relates to that relationship. Illustrator/Photoshop.
Interactive Tech Manuals
Poster redesign for internal DRS Technical Services marketing and communications team. Produced with Photoshop and QuarkXPress.
The Wine Cabinet App Design
iPhone application design for The Wine Cabinet based in Reston, VA. Displayed here are a few various screen shots of the app, along with splash page and app icon.
Coleman Power Sports Branding
Digital/print banner for Coleman Power Sports based in Woodbridge, VA. Produced using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
Chenega Federal Systems Booklet
Internal employee handbook produced for Chenega Federal Systems, regionally based in Lorton, VA. Working here with Photoshop and InDesign.
“The Enemy Is…” Ad Campaign
A series of magazine/periodical advertisements produced as part of a national marketing campaign for DRS Technologies. Constructed in Photoshop and InDesign.
White Orchid Interiors Branding
Logo concept, design and branding package for White Orchid Interiors based in Ocean View, Delaware. Programs used include: Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign.
GPK Marketing Collateral
External marketing collateral for DRS Technologies’ Gunner Protection Kit (GPK). Laid out using Photoshop and QuarkXPress.
“Light Mural” DC Arts Commission
Mural work is also a passion of mine, this is a piece I completed for the D.C. Commission on the Humanities and Arts in an effort to revitalize downtown Anacostia in Washington, D.C. At 150′ x 50,’ it remains the largest mural project in the history of the program.
Down Bourbon Photography
Digital photography plays a huge role in many of my multimedia projects, I also enjoy it as a hobby. This image was taken coming back from Houston to see my friend Chris in the hospital, and is one of my favorites. Canon 5D 70-300 USM IS, f/5.6.
Cafe Bertrand Pen and Ink
I don’t draw as much as I used to, though it still remains my first passion in the arts.This piece won third place in a college art competition in Lynchburg, VA. Ballpoint pen on Bristol.
High Voltage Canvas
This is the canvas that started my whole love affair with the use of power lines in my personal work. It was based on a photograph that I took while attending school in Lynchburg, VA. Acrylic on canvas.
Divine Intervention Custom Artwork
A piece commissioned by a friend and fellow artist, the goal of this piece was to portray a sense of spiritual reflection and calm in the midst of such a chaotic world that we live in. Aerosol/acrylic on canvas montage.
The Tulgey Woods Canvas
I painted a Valentine’s day commissioned piece that was to have a kind of mystic forest type feel or something like that. Anyways, I ended up liking it so much that I created a similar piece for myself.
Chris “Curly Mop” Blok Mural
Without a doubt, the most important and meaningful piece I’ve ever created, business or personal, digital or traditional. Curly Mop was an incredible friend and human being who fought a remarkable battle against Burkitt’s Lymphoma and I miss him dearly.