Frame.io for Video Production – A Year of Testing

I love being organized. It is part of the reputation I have built for myself. Some have even jokingly said that I give most producers and project managers a run for their money. So it would make sense that I would strive to use the most efficient and easy to use video review and collaboration software right? Enter Frame.io.

My 2016 Director & Animator Showreel

After much too long of a wait, I am happy to introduce my 2016 Director & Animator showreel. Here are two minutes of some of some cool projects I have had a hand in creating.

For the full pieces, visit: isaacmurray.com/

Let me know what you think in the comments and thanks for watching!

Autodesk Shows Mograph Some Love with Maya 2017

Autodesk shows a new commitment to the art of motion graphics with the Maya 2017 release. With the addition of the MASH procedural animation toolkit, it looks like Maya is positioning itself to be a more dedicated player in the world of Mograph. I’m excited to upgrade and check out the features for myself.

Designing for the Web with Title and Action Safe in Mind

Anyone who has created content for broadcast knows that safe areas should be respected, even though modern televisions don’t suffer from the same problems that initiated the use of title/action safe. One of the subtle benefits – using guides can bring your content in line with typical design styles used in broadcast.

Making Of: AI Media – Intelligent Path

A while ago I was approached by my friend DJ of  STEM Films to work on a project for AI Media. From the start I wanted to focus on creating a unique aesthetic that would lend itself to the the high-tech data saturated content that AI deals with. I came up with style-frames that were inspired by long exposures taken at night in urban areas, in this case the headlights of the cars representing individuals.

Motion Graphics Show Reel 2012

I have been busy over the last 12 months creating motion graphics and VFX magic! Check out my new showreel featuring the cream of the crop projects of 2012 including: Motion graphics, 3D animation, visual effects, and cinematography! If you dig it, please share it with your friends! What is your favorite part? Leave a comment below!