BAM 2011 Next Wave Festival

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ROLE — Motion, Web, 3D, Brand. TOOLS — AE, C4D, HTML, CSS.

A promotional video and an animated trailer, created for the 2011 Next Wave Festival, are intended to be projected on large screens at the events and used to promote the festival on the BAM website.

UMD Medical Center's Cancer Center

ROLE — Motion, 2D, Brand, Promotional. TOOLS — After Effects, Illustrator.

A motion graphic which explains why UMD's Cancer Center is one of the best cancer research, patient care, and treatment programs. Role includes script, storyboard, illustrations, audio, animation, and design.

To This Day Project

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ROLE — Motion, 3D, Promotional. TOOLS — After Effects, Cinema 4D

To This Day is a collaborative animated poem about the lasting impact of bullying. In this 20 sec animation, an isometric perspective of the rooms and objects that are symbolized in the poem are depicted to express the author's emotions.

File Sync App UI

ROLE — App, Web, Product. TOOLS — Illustrator, Photoshop.

This user profile explores the usability and information hierarchy of a cloud hosting service. The profile includes recent file activity, user info, account details, and a contacts section.

House of Leaves, A Filmic Investigation

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ROLE — Motion, Web, 3D, Brand. TOOLS — AE, 3DS Max, HTML, CSS

An investigation of the complex novel, House of Leaves, included designing and animating a title sequence, promotional trailers, and a website. The visual language and audio tracks not only represent the architecture, but also the parallel narratives and the psychological nature of the story.

Cloud Data

ROLE — App, Web, Product. TOOLS — After Effects, Illustrator.

A tablet app controls the lighting (colors and patterns) of a cloud shaped structure. In this animation, users can see how the tablets not only send data to the lightbulbs, but also to the cloud, which sends the info to local servers that presents it as a data vis.

Steps App UI

ROLE — App, Motion, 3D. TOOLS — After Effects, Cinema 4D.

Steps tracks physical activity (pedometer, calories, active time), weight, and blood pressure. The progress bar and bold typography encourage users to reach a daily goal of 10,000 steps to improve overall health.

The Luminice Hotel

ROLE — Print, Brand, Promotional. TOOLS — Illustrator, InDesign, C4D.

Luminice's identity is based on the aurora borealis and the theory of light. While the ice hotel is furnished with fiber optic lights and projections, the printed materials reflect both the icy nature of the hotel and the light structures in it.

Newton's Laws of Motion


ROLE — Web, 3D, Experimental. TOOLS — HTML, CSS, Javascript, C4D.

An experimental site which depicts the three laws of motion using parallax scrolling and CSS transforms. At each stage, the viewer's mouse acts as the FORCE, which the CSS shapes interact with.

Side Projects

I am a motion and user experience designer. At MICA, I studied graphic design and 3D animation. I enjoy problem solving, storytelling, working with type, coding, and making work for the dynamic screen. Contact me about any collaborations or opportunities.

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