After working in News for four years and then working for an advertising agency for a while I started my own motion graphics business. I started doing motion graphics for production companies and doing cartoons on the side. My cartoons won a few awa... [more]
After working in News for four years and then working for an advertising agency for a while I started my own motion graphics business. I started doing motion graphics for production companies and doing cartoons on the side. My cartoons won a few awards and I was offered a contract to create a weekly 48 episode web series that I am currently producing.
After Effects CS4 Slow Rendering by Jon Etheridge 10 years ago Hello everyone. I'm having an issue with my renders in CS4. It seems that when I render it starts off good, but then drops off after several frames. I've checked all of my settings and i cant seem to
Re: After Effects CS4 Slow Rendering by Jon Etheridge 10 years ago Thanks Walter. I had already tried that and I even reset all of my preferences but neither worked. I'm sure it's something to do with the Big Pete file. I rendered out a scene today without Big Pete a
Getting the rights to use a song. by Jon Etheridge 10 years ago Hello everyone. I'm producing an 48 episode animated web series and I've found a song that I think really fits the vibe of the show. It's by Charlie Poole and was written in 1926. I believe Sony owns
Here ya go... by Steve Wargo 10 years ago http: www.bzrights.com pdomain.htm Steve Wargo Tempe, Arizona It's a dry heat! Sony HDCAM F-900 & HDW-2000 1 deck 5 Final Cut (not quite PRO) systems Sony HVR-M25 HDV deck 2-Sony EX-1 HD .
Creating a character out of paper pieces by Bruce Benamran 11 years ago Hi, i'd like to have a character made of paper pieces (with an id photo for the head); it's for a deam sequence. my idea is having pieces of paper for : - one for the torso - two for the arms and hand
Happy New Year to Creative Cow by Jon Etheridge 11 years ago This isn't a question or anything. I just wanted to wish everyone a Happy New Year (a little late i know) and share a couple of holiday videos I made. These videos would not have been made if it wasn'
Need After Effects Artist(s) by Jose Escamilla 11 years ago I am looking for someone to create an animation in After Effects by bringing a photograph to life. This would require the re-creation of a scene that occurred over sixty years ago. It's UFO related an
Re: Need After Effects Artist(s) by Jon Etheridge 11 years ago Hello Jose. Check out my website Appsro.com. If you think I could be of service, feel free to contact me. Happy Holidays :) -Jon Jon Etheridge Appsro inc firstname.lastname@example.org
After Effects Cartoonist by Jon Etheridge 11 years ago Hello, I'm currently trying to find work making cartoons and animations. Here are a few samples of my work. http: vimeo.com 2316124 http: vimeo.com 1988217 If you like my style and can use my skills f
Motion Graphics Intro by Jason Tedd 11 years ago I love the cute Pixar animation intros, and would like to create something lovable for intros to the movies I work on. If you cold create something like this it would be greatly appreciated. Please se
Re: Motion Graphics Intro by Jon Etheridge 11 years ago Hello, I'm a 2D animator that may be able to assist you. Here is a fun sample of some of my work. http: vimeo.com 1988217 I also can mix 2D objects with 3D sets. (This could be cool to have 2D bears a
Professional video by Jeanie Mahasongkham 11 years ago Are there tips on how to make a video professional looking I'm interested in what kind of graphics to use to make videos look professional. Is it up to the compositor or are there general rules
Re: Professional video by Jon Etheridge 11 years ago Hey Jeanie, Wow. You just asked the million dollar question and honestly, I'm not sure of the right answer. Your using after effects instead of livetype so your already a step ahead of game. This may
Fading out lights? by chris Cummings 11 years ago I've got some lights set-up in a comp (AE CS3 Pro) that I'd like to simply fade out while retaining the rest of the comp above and below the lights. It doesn't seem there's any way to do this except t
Re: Fading out lights? by Jon Etheridge 11 years ago I recommend taking the layers you don't want affected by the lights and go into the material options (make sure you have 3D layer switched on) and change effected by lights from on to off. I hope this
Preventing curvy camera movement in AE? by Toby Turner 11 years ago I turned on my video as a 3D layer, made a camera, keyframed, then moved down some frames later and keyframed, so the camera would move down. This works fine - but if I move forward more, copied the p
Finding the Right Distributor by Jon Etheridge 11 years ago Hey Cow Folk, I'm working on an educational animation that I would like to get distributed to schools and maybe even the big chain stores. The demographic is ages 4-7. Can anyone here give good advice
Re: Finding the Right Distributor by Jim Watt 11 years ago For educational distribution try Library Video and School Specialty. jwProducer DP, HD series, "Discoveries...America", "Discoveries...Ireland", "Discoveries...Spain", "Discoveries...Argentina"
Need Help Today!! by Jon Etheridge 12 years ago Hello all. I'm in sort of a pickle here. I need to update my hvx200 and my p2 store TODAY. But Panasonic's website is down (%$@*!) and I cant download the files I need. i downloaded some stuff the oth
New reel, opinions please by Nicholas Toth 12 years ago Hey guys, just updated some stuff. http: www.nicholastoth.com Some feedback would be great! Thanks!Nicholas Toth Freelance Animator nicholastoth.com
Check Out Our Reel by Jon Etheridge 12 years ago Hey everyone out there in COW land. We have 2 reels, a narrative and a corporate reel. Check them out and let me know what you guys think. http: inspire2film.com index.aspx http: inspire2film.com port