Collaborative animation project online – “AT3MLOS – Eine ungefilterte Wahrheit”

Posted on Mar 31, 2017 in animation, character design, news

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I had the honor to participate in a collaborative animation project by Daniel Bahr called “AT3MLOS – Eine ungefilterte Wahrheit”.
It’s about the lethal effects of “Feinstaub“ (particulate matter).
14 animators were tapped to participate in this project, each one producing a segment of 10 seconds according to their assigned section of the voice over text.
My part starts at 0’40” with Mister PM …

Illustrations for GEOlino “Gladiatoren”

Posted on Feb 17, 2017 in illustration, news

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No Asterix, no Obelix either. Three double pages of gladiators and exotic animals going crazy in the good old colosseum, illustrated for children’s magazine GEOlino this February!

Explainer video for app “S-Weltweit“

Posted on Dec 15, 2016 in animation, character design, news

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An explainer video for a new app called “S-Weltweit“ by German int’l network S-CountryDesk.
Story idea by Michael Kompa.
Script, art direction and animation by me.
Music by Green Elephant Production.

Visual storytelling in film and animation with Adam Habib (Pixar)

Posted on Nov 5, 2016 in animation, news

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Adam Habib, Lead Camera and Staging Artist at Pixar came to Munich to share his knowledge about visual contrast and story, perspective and storytelling and … *pant/gasp* … virtual cinematography. I think that was it. And it was a LOT. And when put into practice: awesome films! … secretly, I took some notes, hehe.

Board game “Lady Richmond” out now!

Posted on Oct 15, 2016 in character design, illustration, news

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© HABA 2016

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Earlier this year I was asked to do the illustrational work for the fast paced auction game “Lady Richmond – Fast Fight For Inheritance“ by author Tim Rogasch. (In German: „Lady Richmond – Ein Erzocktes Erbe“)
It’s one of four new family games by HABA coming out now.
There will be more pictures on my portfolio page soon. Now place your bids!

Jetpack Guy Scetch

Posted on Sep 28, 2016 in character design, news, scetch

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Soon to take off: Jetpack guy. Nice to know: His moustache has invaluable aerodynamic properties.

New illustrations for “Motion” online

Posted on Jun 30, 2016 in illustration, news

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Check out all illustrations for “Motion – Die Zeitung des Flughafens München” in the work section of my website.

Jazam! Vol. 11 out now

Posted on May 25, 2016 in comic, news

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jazam vol. 11 out now

Here’s the book. Awesome cover art by Natalie Dombois. Shot © jazam.de

Excerpt of an 8-page story I contributet for the latest issue of JAZAM! Vol. 11 “Adventure”– an annual comic anthology of german comic artists. Catch a glimpse at 320 action-packed pages at the upcoming Comic Salon in Erlangen or order it directly at Jazam!.

“Bier – Alles über den Durst” out now

Posted on Feb 23, 2016 in comic, news

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To celebrate the 500th anniversary of the beer purity law in Germany, Comicaze and munich based Volk Verlag joined forces again to publish the comic anthology “Bier – Alles über den Durst”. I contributed a two-page comic. You can order it directly at Volk Verlag or get it in Erlangen this May.

Was illustratoren wissen müssen – festival winner!

Posted on Feb 16, 2016 in animation, news

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“Was Illustratoren wissen müssen” (What illustrators need to know) won 1st place in the category “Erklärfilm” (explanatory video) at the Kinofest Lünen 2015, Germany. We couldn’t attend the award show, so we got the trophy at the Kinofest Lünen Event at the Berlinale 2016 in, well … Berlin this February. Many thanks to the whole festival team.