Posts Categorized: Portfolio

30 second video for My Cricket Coach

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Last year I helped Ben Williams put together some promotional videos for his new training product, ‘My Cricket Coach’. He called me out of the blue recently with a rush job – He’d been working hard getting his new ‘My Cricket Coach’ app ready but was having trouble creating a professional looking video to advertise… Read more »

Logo Animation for Layer 3

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Layer 3 is a Wellington based IT company and they heard about the logo and video work that I had completed for DTS (a Wellington based business ISP). Hayden contacted me and gave me some examples of his branding and we talked about the feel of the animation and this is the end result. A… Read more »

Compositing Time Lapse with Slow Motion

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Working on a music video for Tauranga’s Audiosmith – I decided to try playing with the concept of time and how I could show time travelling at different speeds for different people. This is a composite mixing some timelapse style footage with some slow motion footage. By planning the shot out, it was relatively easy… Read more »

Video Production for

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I had the good fortune to work with Ben Williams on the production of a series of web videos for his new online cricket coaching product – Ben supplied the script and the voiceover and I took care of the majority of the filming with a Panasonic GH4 (though some go-pro and earlier HD… Read more »

Logo Reveal Animation for Teamwork

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I recently met up with Sam from Teamwork ( ) about putting together a logo reveal animation for him to use at the start of his videos. Sam makes a very cool piece of project management software and has a background in video and media … so it was a real joy to work with him… Read more »

Animated Effects on a Photograph

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I recently was asked to animate 5 more photographs for Ogilvy and Mather in Hong Kong. Whilst putting these together I learned a few cool techniques combining Cinema 4d and After Effects. I put together a sample animation in After Effects using a photograph from NZ photographer Thomas Sobek ( ) which shows some nice animated dust… Read more »

Animated Logo Reveal for DTS

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This logo animation was made for in Adobe After Effects using Cinema4D and Element 3D from videocopilot. Element 3D certainly makes things nice and fast – and using it to animate models developed in Cinema4D is a real bonus!

Motion Graphics video for DTS

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It took a little while but I’m really happy to have this motion graphics video released for DTS’s Chapter WAN product. There was plenty of use of Trapcode Form, Optical Flares and Element3D – and plenty of learning too.

VFX – Moody Background Shot

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I’m doing some work on a short film in my spare time with a friend of mine. I’ve been the camera operator (again with the trusty Canon 600D and a small selection of lenses) and I’m currently working through some of the VFX shots. The shot below is sort of a background replacement – we… Read more »