animation http://design.org/tags/animation en The Real Price of a Hamburger: An Infographic and Illustrated Video http://design.org/blog/real-price-hamburger-infographic-and-illustrated-video <p>With a classic style and an excellent soundtrack and narration, this video from the Center for Investigative Reporting's <a href="http://cironline.org/projects/food-for-9-billion" target="Food for 9 Billion">Food for 9 Billion</a> seeks to divulge the true cost of the very American staple food.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="349" title="Design, hamburger, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/09/11/cost_hamburger_00.png?1347423809" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="343" title="Design, hamburger, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/09/11/cost_hamburger_01.png?1347423887" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="346" title="Design, hamburger, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/09/11/cost_hamburger_08.png?1347423920" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="354" title="Design, hamburger, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/09/11/cost_hamburger_02.png?1347423888" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="347" title="Design, hamburger, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/09/11/cost_hamburger_04.png?1347423888" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="347" title="Design, hamburger, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/09/11/cost_hamburger_03.png?1347423888" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="346" title="Design, hamburger, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/09/11/cost_hamburger_07.png?1347423888" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="347" title="Design, hamburger, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/09/11/cost_hamburger_06.png?1347423888" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="345" title="Design, hamburger, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/09/11/cost_hamburger_09.png?1347423920" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="342" title="Design, hamburger, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/09/11/cost_hamburger_05.png?1347423888" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/real-price-hamburger-infographic-and-illustrated-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/real-price-hamburger-infographic-and-illustrated-video#comments animation design food illustration video Wed, 12 Sep 2012 04:49:25 +0000 jessicapatterson 4312 at http://design.org Building the Perfect City... with Lego: La Vita Nòva – Domo Sapiens from Happy Centro http://design.org/blog/building-perfect-city-lego-la-vita-n%C3%B2va-%E2%80%93-domo-sapiens-happy-centro <p>Verona-based <a href="http://www.happycentro.it/" target="Happy Centro">Happy Centro</a> produced and directed this stop motion video as a digital magazine cover for Il Sole 24 Ore's <a href="http://www.ilsole24ore.com/lavitanova/" target="La Vita Nòva">La Vita Nòva</a>, designed and drawn by the editors of Nòva24 iPad. The Domo Sapiens animation for its 2.2 June issue introduces the concept of Smart cities, demonstrating the building blocks that form the core of a successful city. The issue's content then goes on to demonstrate how cities evolve into Smart cities through conceptual steps.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="446" title="Design, lego, domosapiens" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/17/lavitanova_smartcities_01.jpg?1342546309" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lego, domosapiens" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/17/lavitanova_smartcities_02.jpg?1342546396" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lego, domosapiens" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/17/lavitanova_smartcities_03.jpg?1342546396" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lego, domosapiens" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/17/lavitanova_smartcities_05.jpg?1342546397" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lego, domosapiens" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/17/lavitanova_smartcities_04.jpg?1342546396" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lego, domosapiens" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/17/lavitanova_smartcities_07.jpg?1342546397" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lego, domosapiens" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/17/lavitanova_smartcities_10.jpg?1342546397" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lego, domosapiens" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/17/lavitanova_smartcities_13.jpg?1342546408" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lego, domosapiens" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/17/lavitanova_smartcities_12.jpg?1342546397" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lego, domosapiens" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/17/lavitanova_smartcities_08.jpg?1342546397" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lego, domosapiens" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/17/lavitanova_smartcities_09.jpg?1342546397" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lego, domosapiens" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/17/lavitanova_smartcities_06.jpg?1342546397" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/building-perfect-city-lego-la-vita-n%C3%B2va-%E2%80%93-domo-sapiens-happy-centro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/building-perfect-city-lego-la-vita-n%C3%B2va-%E2%80%93-domo-sapiens-happy-centro#comments animation design italy lego stop motion technology urban video Tue, 17 Jul 2012 17:28:33 +0000 jessicapatterson 4277 at http://design.org Cross Over: An Animated Type Video by Minji Aye Hong http://design.org/blog/cross-over-animated-type-video-minji-aye-hong <p><a href="http://vimeo.com/minjihong" target="Minji Aye Hong">Minji Aye Hong</a> is a student at the School of Visual Arts in New York. Hailing from Seoul, Korea, the budding motion and graphic designer created this playful animated typeface for class. Building off of the idea the communication creates connections between people, she designed Cross Over to express that visually. </p> <p>Check out her animated specimen <a href="http://design.org/video" target="video">video</a> below, with friendly music by I AM Robot And Proud (Dream Machine Lullaby).</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="340" title="Design, crossover, typeface" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/13/crossover.jpg?1323845648" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/cross-over-animated-type-video-minji-aye-hong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/cross-over-animated-type-video-minji-aye-hong#comments animation design newyork seoul student typography video Wed, 14 Dec 2011 06:52:53 +0000 jessicapatterson 3916 at http://design.org Moonshine: The Personal Projects of DreamWorks Artists http://design.org/blog/moonshine-personal-projects-dreamworks-artists <p><a href="http://moonshineartproject.wordpress.com/" target="Moonshine">Moonshine</a> is DreamWorks first personal art publication and a collaborative project conceived to highlight the variety and talent of artists behind DreamWorks creations. The publication includes more than 100 personal projects by artists, illustrators and animators who have worked on titles like <em>How to Train Your Dragon, Puss in Boots, Kung Fu Panda</em> and other hits. This short documentary gives you a sneak peek into the personal works from the artists.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="924" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_0.jpg?1322252752" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="371" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_01.jpg?1322252916" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="617" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_02.jpg?1322252916" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_03.jpg?1322252917" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="869" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_04.jpg?1322252917" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="404" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_05.jpg?1322252917" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_06.jpg?1322252918" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="802" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_07.jpg?1322252918" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="404" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_08.jpg?1322252918" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="887" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_10.jpg?1322252918" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="380" title="Design, moonshine, DreamWorks" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/25/moonshine_09.jpg?1322252918" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/moonshine-personal-projects-dreamworks-artists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/moonshine-personal-projects-dreamworks-artists#comments animation design illustration Publication video Fri, 25 Nov 2011 20:36:39 +0000 jessicapatterson 3804 at http://design.org The Shrine / An Argument: An Animated and Charactered Fleet Foxes Music Video http://design.org/blog/shrine-argument-animated-and-charactered-fleet-foxes-music-video <p>I'm a sucker for an epic story. (Consult my bookcase if you have any doubts—it's chockablock with series by Tolkien, J.K. Rowling and George R.R. Martin.) That's probably why I'm so enamored by the newest Fleet Foxes music video for "The Shrine / An Argument", an eight-minute long journey through a surreal land filled with bizarre beasts. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="348" title="Design, TheShrine, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/21/theshrine_video_09.jpg?1321944803" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, TheShrine, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/21/theshrine_video_05.jpg?1321944932" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="348" title="Design, TheShrine, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/21/theshrine_video_07.jpg?1321944931" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="348" title="Design, TheShrine, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/21/theshrine_video_06.jpg?1321944932" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="348" title="Design, TheShrine, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/21/theshrine_video_12.jpg?1321944932" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="346" title="Design, TheShrine, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/21/theshrine_video_04.jpg?1321944932" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="348" title="Design, TheShrine, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/21/theshrine_video_10.jpg?1321944932" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="348" title="Design, TheShrine, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/21/theshrine_video_01.jpg?1321944932" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, TheShrine, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/21/theshrine_video_08.jpg?1321944932" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/shrine-argument-animated-and-charactered-fleet-foxes-music-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/shrine-argument-animated-and-charactered-fleet-foxes-music-video#comments animal animation character design music video Tue, 22 Nov 2011 06:58:09 +0000 lindseyburrows 3864 at http://design.org The Alphabet One and Two: Video Type Explorations from n9ve http://design.org/blog/alphabet-one-and-two-video-type-explorations-n9ve-0 <p><a href="http://www.n9ve.it/" target="N9ve">N9ve</a>, a multidisciplinary design studio in Italy, created these fun type exploration videos. The number one study traverses the alphabet through a variety of iconic typefaces, and number two is a delightful walk through the alphabet using three dimensional models and entertaining stop-motion animation. </p> <p><iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/18499580?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0" width="620" height="349" frameborder="0" webkitAllowFullScreen allowFullScreen></iframe></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="349" title="Design, alphabet, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/28/alphabet.jpg?1319849215" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/alphabet-one-and-two-video-type-explorations-n9ve-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/alphabet-one-and-two-video-type-explorations-n9ve-0#comments animation design italy typography Sat, 29 Oct 2011 00:55:52 +0000 jessicapatterson 3719 at http://design.org Illustrations from Pixar Animator Sanjay Patel http://design.org/blog/illustrations-pixar-animator-sanjay-patel <p>Yesterday, I shared the rebranding of <a href="http://design.org/blog/asian-art-museum-identity-rebrand" target="the Asian Art Museum">the Asian Art Museum</a>, and when exploring their site I stumbled upon some awesome illustrations by Sanjay Patel. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/10/05/sanjay_patel__01.jpg" alt="Design, sanjaypatel, illustration" title="Design, sanjaypatel, illustration" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="399" title="Design, sanjaypatel, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/06/sanjay_patel__08.jpg?1317935524" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/illustrations-pixar-animator-sanjay-patel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/illustrations-pixar-animator-sanjay-patel#comments animation design illustration Thu, 06 Oct 2011 21:13:00 +0000 jessicapatterson 3459 at http://design.org Back to the Start: Stop Motion Animation for Chipotle http://design.org/blog/back-start-stop-motion-animation-chipotle <p>Though this stop-motion ad commissioned by Chipotle made me feel a bit guilty for my often casual carnivorous consumption habits, it didn't stop me from appreciating the animation-style and story of the video by <a href="http://www.nexusproductions.com/" target="Johnny Kelly">Johnny Kelly</a>, an animator and illustrator in London.</p> <p>(Willie Nelson's cover of Coldplay's "The Scientist," is fitting and lovely too.) </p> <p><iframe width="619" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/aMfSGt6rHos" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="349" title="Design, chipotle, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/09/14/backtothestart_chipotle.jpg?1316065555" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/back-start-stop-motion-animation-chipotle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/back-start-stop-motion-animation-chipotle#comments Advertising animal animation design food stop motion video Thu, 15 Sep 2011 05:29:48 +0000 jessicapatterson 3316 at http://design.org Liquid Type in Motion by Ruslan Khasanov http://design.org/blog/liquid-type-motion-ruslan-khasanov <p>Russian designer and illustrator <a href="http://ruskhasanov.com/" target="Ruslan Khasanov">Ruslan Khasanov</a> created these intriguing and slightly eerie liquid typography animations. His website says that the comps are digital art, but I can't get over how real the bubbles and smoke effects look. It almost looks like experimentation with liquid nitrogen.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="827" title="Design, Khasanov, liquidtype" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/09/06/khasanov_liquidtype_05.jpg?1315330474" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/liquid-type-motion-ruslan-khasanov" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/liquid-type-motion-ruslan-khasanov#comments animation design hand-lettering motiongraphics russia typography Sun, 04 Sep 2011 03:30:35 +0000 jessicapatterson 3299 at http://design.org Stop Motion Ads from Noah Harris and Blinkink http://design.org/blog/stop-motion-ads-noah-harris-and-blinkink <p>How excellent are these speedy stop motion ads directed by <a href="http://noahharris.co.uk/" target="Noah Harris">Noah Harris</a> with <a href="http://blinkink.co.uk/" target="Blinkink">Blinkink</a> production? I'd say, pretty excellent and magical. </p> <p>The ads are for Brother's 141 office printing center, and I can only imagine how many hours went into producing these.</p> <p><iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/27542388?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0" width="620" height="349" frameborder="0"></iframe></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="347" title="Design, brother, harris" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/08/29/brother_harris.jpg?1314660461" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/stop-motion-ads-noah-harris-and-blinkink" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/stop-motion-ads-noah-harris-and-blinkink#comments Advertising animation design paper stop motion uk video Mon, 29 Aug 2011 23:07:00 +0000 jessicapatterson 3284 at http://design.org Nerdmask Undercover: Animated Music Promo Video from Impactist http://design.org/blog/nerdmask-undercover-animated-music-promo-video-impactist <p>The <a href="http://www.impactist.com/" target="Impactist">Impactist</a> directing duo, Kelly Meador and Daniel Elwing, created this animated music video as part of their Open Your Face and Make Words series audio series. I'm digging the graphics style combined with the playful sound.</p> <p>Nerdmask: "Going across country to make good on a sanctioned hit? Your only escape is to don a nerdmask. And, a moustache couldn't hurt."</p> <p><iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/8184804?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0" width="620" height="349" frameborder="0"></iframe></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="345" title="Design, nerdmask, impactist " alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/08/16/impactist_nerdmask.jpg?1313537788" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/nerdmask-undercover-animated-music-promo-video-impactist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/nerdmask-undercover-animated-music-promo-video-impactist#comments animation design music retro video Mon, 15 Aug 2011 04:01:17 +0000 jessicapatterson 3240 at http://design.org The Largest-Scale Stop Motion Animation: Gulp by Sumo Science http://design.org/blog/largest-scale-stop-motion-animation-gulp-sumo-science <p>Gulp is a short stop-motion film by Sumo Science at <a href="http://www.aardman.com/" target="Aardman">Aardman</a>, the UK-based animation studio behind names like Wallace and Gromit and Chicken Run. The record-breaking video follows a fisherman and his adventures across a set of 11,000 square feet, the largest stop-motion animation set ever used (for an idea of scale, the little fisherman is actually a real person!). </p> <p><iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/26877221" width="620" height="349" frameborder="0"></iframe></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="345" title="Design, Gulp, stopmotion" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/08/04/gulp_video_01.jpg?1312487357" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/largest-scale-stop-motion-animation-gulp-sumo-science" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/largest-scale-stop-motion-animation-gulp-sumo-science#comments animal animation design stop motion uk video Wed, 03 Aug 2011 20:17:22 +0000 jessicapatterson 3203 at http://design.org Moiré Seconds: Moving Clock and Watch Faces by Z. Kecskemeti http://design.org/blog/moir%C3%A9-seconds-moving-clock-and-watch-faces-z-kecskemeti <p><a href="http://www.behance.net/kzoltan" target="Zoltan B. Kecskemeti">Zoltan B. Kecskemeti</a>, a computer animator in Hungary, created the <a href="http://www.behance.net/gallery/Moire-Seconds-Clock-Prototype/1780004" target="Moiré Seconds">Moiré Seconds</a> clock and watch concepts. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/07/27/Zoltan_moire_02.jpg" alt="Design, Moiré, Kecskemeti" title="Design, Moiré, Kecskemeti" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="338" title="Design, Moiré, Kecskemeti" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/07/27/zoltan_moire_01.jpg?1311811933" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/moir%C3%A9-seconds-moving-clock-and-watch-faces-z-kecskemeti" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/moir%C3%A9-seconds-moving-clock-and-watch-faces-z-kecskemeti#comments animation clock design hungary industrial watch Thu, 28 Jul 2011 00:12:57 +0000 wardandrews 3157 at http://design.org The Power Gap: A Pictographic Video by Airside http://design.org/blog/power-gap-pictographic-video-airside <p>A fun and informative pictographic video by <a href="http://www.airside.co.uk/" target="Airside">Airside</a>, a multidisciplinary design agency in London, describing Power and the attainment of power for <a href="http://www.demos.co.uk/" target="Demos">Demos</a>.</p> <p><iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/18920889?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;color=ff1100" width="620" height="349" frameborder="0"></iframe></p> <p>Some other hand-picked posts you might enjoy on our <a href="http://design.org/blog" target="Design Blog">Design Blog</a>:</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="343" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/06/24/power_airside.jpg?1308952459" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/power-gap-pictographic-video-airside" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/power-gap-pictographic-video-airside#comments animation design infographic london uk video Fri, 24 Jun 2011 21:54:34 +0000 jessicapatterson 2937 at http://design.org The Furry Puppet Studio: Puppets for Music Videos and More http://design.org/blog/furry-puppet-studio-puppets-music-videos-and-more <p>Brooklyn-based <a href="http://www.furrypuppet.com/" target="Furry Puppet Studio">Furry Puppet Studio</a>, founded by designer and animator Zack Buchman (at the ripe age of 19), specializes in the furry and unique. Their puppets keep HD in mind and are only finished with materials that look seamless and fresh.</p> <p>They recently designed a puppet for indie folk/rock duo Herman Dune, which costars Mad Men's Jon Hamm. The video is pretty cute, as is the little puppet yeti who, with wonder, sees our world for the first time during his adventure with Jon.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="358" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/06/24/furry_puppet_1.jpg?1308942145" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/furry-puppet-studio-puppets-music-videos-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/furry-puppet-studio-puppets-music-videos-and-more#comments animation character design hand puppets illustration Fri, 24 Jun 2011 19:03:19 +0000 jessicapatterson 2935 at http://design.org