Digital Lode Archive

The Lode archive is a collection of many past student & personal projects. Though not part of my Digital Lode Portfolio, I have a great deal of fun working on these personal projects & enjoy having an outlet to share them with others.

 

The Winds of Change

The Winds of Change

The 4th and final animation I produced in my first year of my Digital Media Design degree. I love being able to share this animation now! I was given almost free reign with the brief for this project….

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The Short-fused Fag

The Short-fused Fag

This short animation was my first attempt at LipSync – created as a component of my 2D animation subject. It was created in the month that the state of Victoria changed its smoking laws – Cigarettes were no longer permitted inside Clubs and Bars…

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My Cat Speaks French

My Cat Speaks French

Gig poster artwork for Melbourne band ‘My Cat Speaks French.’

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6 Weekly Design Experiments

6 Weekly Design Experiments

A collection of design experiments conducted over a period of 6 weeks in 2011.

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Revenge of the Still-Life Bear

Revenge of the Still-Life Bear

Revenge of the Still-Life Bear was one of my most enjoyable projects of 2008. It was an exercise in forward animation, where each frame was drawn one after the others, with very few keyframes.

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A Study of the Human Walking Cycle

A Study of the Human Walking Cycle

My first time ever drawing and animating using a Wacom pen! I’ve said it a lot for these projects, but I really did have a lot of fun working on this! For this 1st of 4 animations, we were trying out ‘rotoscoping’.

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A day in the life of a Design student

A day in the life of a Design student

Presenting you one day in the life of a Melbourne Design Student! This was planned, shot, edited in one day, all a bit of fun.

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Fling Fest Film Festival

Fling Fest Film Festival

Poster design for the Moonee Valley ‘Fling Fest’ film festival; showcasing the best VCE student films of 2011 with other personal projects from young people in Moonee Valley.

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Candy Collect – Game & Watch

Candy Collect – Game & Watch

Presenting my first attempt at coding a flash game! This was created in the style of the classic ‘Game & Watch’ games released by Nintendo in the 80’s.

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Constable Harold In…

Constable Harold In…

Constable Harold is a 2nd year Uni project. It is a ‘soundscape’ – an opportunity for me to experiment with sound & code using flash.

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Kodak Administration Building

Kodak Administration Building

This 3D visualisation of the late Kodak Factory in Coburg North, Melbourne is my first ever 3D project. I created this model from scratch over a period of 6 weeks. I chose the Kodak Admin Office as my subject as it is a building of great interest to me.

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Ipad App Trailer – The Boy. The Bear. The Baron. The Bard.

Ipad App Trailer – The Boy. The Bear. The Baron. The Bard.

A teaser trailer created to showcase a proposed storybook iPad application based Gregory Roger’s ‘The Boy. The Bear. The Baron. The Bard’ picture book.

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Pushstart Battle of the Bands

Pushstart Battle of the Bands

This was the first time i’d ever used 3D generated artwork in a poster. One of my very earliest paid jobs, this poster was commissioned by Moonee Valley City Council with help from ‘The Push’…

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Experiment 091637

Experiment 091637

A Page dedicated to one of my early short films – ‘Experiment 091637’ – my final video production in secondary school, filmed and edited in 2005.

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Rex Belfast: Extreme Action Figure Playset

Rex Belfast: Extreme Action Figure Playset

Short character animation completed in 2009 & showcasing my first ever 3D character model. The video had to show the original concept, base model, skeleton, rig and a bit of animation. I decided to create a mock advertisement for my character, to make it a bit more interesting!

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Shaping Education – Henry Bastow

Shaping Education – Henry Bastow

An expansive animated story producted for the education dept. of Victoria and the Henry Bastow Foundation. This video covered the history of education in Victoria, the impact of Henry Bastow’s schools and the opening of the new Bastow Institute…

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