Samples of animation and video editing from various projects. Click the link for a full breakdown of videos featured.
An animated detective series that I write, direct, illustrate, and animate. It was selected to screen at the 2014 New York Television Festival, was mentioned in Variety magazine, and played at the Upright Citizens Brigade theater as part of their monthly Channel 101 video competition from 2014-2017. Along the way, it set the record for longest running show in Channel 101 NY history, and won awards for “Best Show” and “Best Writing” in Channel 101’s end-of-year awards show in 2014, 2015, and 2016.
A children's show featuring live actors, cartoon characters, puppets, and more, of which I’m the Director of Animation. Since the show began in 2011, it's been viewed more than one billion times on YouTube, accumulated over one million subscribers, and has featured cross-promotions with companies including Sesame Street, PBS Kids, and Curious George. It also encompasses a read-along app, and a series of graphic novels. Plus, we get fan art and mail from kids around the globe.
An animated aquatic action-adventure, painstakingly made in stop-motion with thumbtacks and rubber bands on a bulletin board. Screened at multiple international film festivals, and won a $10,000 prize in a student film competition.
The tale of a lost fish, drawn frame-by-frame in Photoshop. For this assignment, we were given a word to use as the basis for an environment, and an adjective to use as the basis for a character: I was given "subterranean" and "dizzy."
In a world where no sock is safe, one man will stop at nothing to retrieve what has been stolen from him. There's no chance of coming out clean. Winner of the Audience Favorite award at the 2011 University of Pennsylvania Film Festival.
A frame-by-frame animation drawn in TVPaint. Based on a short excerpt from Jules Feiffer's memoir, "Backing into Forward," and set to piano music by Shay Lynch.
The Hunter becomes the Hunted, then a Tree, then the Hunter again, and then a Pelican. Made in TVPaint and After Effects.
An escalating war between rival supervillains Professor Patton von Penguin and Colonel Steven Stork. Rendered in Maya, edited in Final Cut Pro.
A reality show produced for Nickelodeon, featuring gross-out cooking challenges. I edited this episode, and supervised editing for the entire 12 episode series. Produced by Driver Digital.
Motion graphics animations that I've made for Thomson Reuters, the international news and finance company.
A corporate promotional video that I animated for Betafence, the international fencing manufacturing company.
A reality show produced for American Girl, featuring challenges, crafting, games, vlogs, and more. I edited this episode, and supervised the editing of the more than 100 other episodes of the series. Produced by Driver Digital.
A musical political comedy web series featuring animated versions of real Broadway guests including Mandy Patinkin, Bernadette Peters, Alan Cumming, Sutton Foster, and more. I illustrated and animated every episode.
A reality show produced for Fox, featuring dance choreography inspired by movies such as Home Alone, Ice Age, the Greatest Showman, Rio, and more. I edited this episode, and supervised editing of the rest of the series, which is continuing to run weekly. Produced by Driver Digital.
Promotional animation for Choosito, a search engine for students, parents, and teachers: it allows a user to search online and filter results based on grade and subject, rate results based on their usefulness and accuracy, share ideas for research projects, and more.
A reality show produced for Nickelodeon, featuring challenges, interviews, and behind-the-scenes features. I edited this episode, and supervised the editing of the rest of the weekly series.
A webseries about startups and their founders. I illustrated and animated several segments in multiple episodes.