Archive for February, 2012

Druss The Legend

Posted: 28th February 2012 by Peter in artwork
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I’ve read a lot of David Gemmell fantasy novels, and this image was inspired by his famous character Druss The Legend, an axe wielding headcase with a heart of gold. It’s been in the works for a while, but since I’ve been doing a lot of Flash stuff recently, I thought I’d have a run […]

Exploring bones a little more in this Flash animation, in the arms and legs. As you can clearly see, there is a hole appearing behind the knee joint in the legs, and a small section above the foot. Arms also have a few odd shapes on the bend. It’s a pity Flash bones does not […]

I made the short movie below when exploring Flash CS5 Bones tool. I found it interesting enough, but it still has many limitations that will no doubt be ironed out in future versions of Flash. [swfobj src=”” width=”610px” height=”343 px”]flash bones animation example[/swfobj] It would be nice to be able to create a bones applied […]

Check out my new animation showreel! It includes new and old animation work combined in all their splendor. My commercial to date work includes two Flash animated series for RTE, movies for film festivals, lots of short movies for various clients, tons of illustrations for both print and digital format, and some audio mixing. I’m […]

Animation From My Archives

Posted: 8th February 2012 by Peter in Animation

The following are a couple of Flash animated movies I did over the years for a project called Working Things Out, for the Mater Hospital. The budgets were¬† pretty small, and the deadlines were tight, as a result the animation is limited. However I like to think the direction helped to keep them interesting. They […]