Posts By: Mark

Sanderson Bond Website

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Sanderson Bond Website

This website has just been completed for International Headhunters, Sanderson Bond, based in Southampton. The brief was to design a full browser, brochure style site which reflected the bespoke approach that the headhunters took in working with their clients. The site was specifically requested in Flash and there is a bespoke mobile site which has […]

Flash Motion Graphic Logo Tutorial

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Motion Graphic, Animated Logo in Flash

This tutorial is for Web Designer magazine and features using Flash to create an animated logo in a motion graphic style. The logo was initially created in Swift 3D to give it the depth, then the logo was taken into Flash and built up with various animated effects including particles to reveal the logo. The […]

Flash CS5 Cue Points Tutorial

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Adding Cue Points to Video in Flash CS5 tutorial

This tutorial for Web Designer Magazine features the new dynamic adding of cue points in Flash CS5. Previously cue points had to be added when encoding video in the media encoder and this wasn’t the best as if you wanted to change the cue points you had to re encode the video. Now in Flash […]

Video Transition Tutorial in Flash

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If you intend to use video as a transition between two content areas in Flash, then to save you bandwidth you really want to be able to play the video backwards as well as forwards. This way your transition can flow both ways, the alternative would be to reverse the video in a video editing […]

Motion Graphic Showreel 2010

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As I produce most of my Motion Graphic / Animation work for Sequence Post Production, Ben Foakes has put together most of my Motion Graphic work into a Showreel for 2010. Many thanks to Ben for putting this together. Most of the work was created using Adobe After Effects and Maxon Cinema 4D. 2010 Animation […]

Myth Chasers Title

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This is an early draft of a title graphic sequence. The light and 3D test have been produced using Cinema 4D, while the overall production was put together using After Effects. The sequence is being produced as part of a pitching process for the production to ITV so will go through some much needed polish […]

Adobe Webinar

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Following my recent visit to NAB 2010 I was asked to present the same presentation to the education community. I was  at NAB to speak about my practice in title sequences using Adobe After Effects and how this is used as a tutorial on the Mixtape Masters degree programme at Bournemouth University. View the recording […]

Speaking for Adobe at NAB

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As part of my role as an Adobe Education Leader, I was invited by Adobe to speak at NAB (National Association of Broadcasters) 2010 in Las Vegas. I was speaking on my own practice within Adobe After Effects, showing my work done in title sequences for the BBC and how I  use this as an […]