Monthly Archives: June 2012

Behind the Scenes of Horton Hears a Who

http://youtu.be/V9D-wc9Wz8w

Horton was one of the damn toughest projects I ever worked on, but I have to quickly come back by saying it was the most fun and memorable films as well. The crew we assembled could only be described as magical.
We were the closest of friends in and out of work and for most of us remain quite bonded. I always thought this behind-the-scenes video was a nice tribute to that team even though it doesn’t scratch the surface in terms of honoring each animator. Its a shame the video was hidden deep on the special edition of the dvd. Thank goodness for youtube 😉

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Epic Trailer

Well here it! Our first trailer for Epic. I’m personally super excited to see what the chatter is about the look and feel. It’s a big leap forward for Blue Sky and I really hope its received well. Some additional … Continue reading

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The Annie Reel

I was extremely humbled, and still feel incredibly lucky to have won the Annie for Outstanding Character Animation in a Feature Production for my work on Rio. So what did it take to get the Annie that year? Here is … Continue reading

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AnimSchool Teaching

Okay, maybe the headline is a little misleading. I’m not taking on any classes at AnimSchool, but I am happy to announce I’ll being doing weekly critique sessions for AnimSchool students this summer. It’ll be on a first come first … Continue reading

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Epic Image

Well here it is, the very first image of Blue Sky’s upcoming film Epic. I’ve been working on this film for well over a year already and really can’t wait for a trailer to come out. This is a super … Continue reading

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Evolution Reel- Scrat Tango

A few years ago I posted a reel that tried to demonstrate just how long a shot can take, and to actually show the day to day changes that occur. I used my Scrat and Scratte tango dance sequence to … Continue reading

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