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Rebranding and updating

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Rebranding and updating

Rebranding something personal is hard. In fact, many people push it aside, making excuses about not having enough time. I'm guilty of that. After several failed attempts, I finally put my foot down. It was time to whip this ol' site back in to shape.

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Photoshop animation using the Timeline

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Photoshop animation using the Timeline

This week I was working on a Photoshop animation for a client's email campaign. I hadn't done simple frame animation in Photoshop in a while, so I figured I would document the process in case anyone might benefit from it.

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Getting out of our layout ruts

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Getting out of our layout ruts

If you've been involved with web design in any capacity over the past few years, you might have noticed that things are starting to look... well, the same.

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Deadpool Visual Effects Breakdown

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Deadpool Visual Effects Breakdown

"Deadpool" marks the beginning of a new era for superhero films, and one sequence in particular was key to setting the tone.

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Python Darth Vader Helmet

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Python Darth Vader Helmet

Now there's cool, and then there's this. Check out this one-of-a-kind Python Skin Darth Vader helmet. And yes, that is real Python. And no, no one else in the world will have this. Handmade in New York by Elemnt, this limited edition Darth Vader helmet can be yours for a mere $3,000.

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