Saturday, January 30, 2010

5 4 3 2 1 you're back in the room

DO FREELANCERS HAVE HOLIDAYS? I do, especially on Australia Day when people attach archaic flags to their cars and drive around, (creating a slight aura of 30's Germany?) and buy into some retarded jingoistic proto right wing dementia, crack open cans of beer and stand around with legs wide apart, jaws out, grinning and talking a pile of...
Here's an illo I did to accompany a story in the Sun Herald by David Dale featuring facts and figures from his newly released Little Book of Australia. His head is in the shape of AUSTRALIA! Apologies to Mr Nolan for pinching his Ned Kelly background.

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Lew Keilar, Men's Style magazine

Two articles.
One about a slightly stoned writer's paranoid encounter with a chicken in his kitchen; and an article by a Gen Xer who confesses jealousy and secret admiration of Gen Y.

Lew Keilar, first animation

Lew recently gained some compositing and animation experience with a VFX course run by Metroscreen in Sydney. 'A New Day In Old Japan' was his graduating piece.

The story for this short animation grew out of the illustration ‘Surprised Geisha’.

Animated in Adobe After Effects; Illustrated in Photoshop and edited in Final Cut Pro.

Monday, January 18, 2010

Dean Gorissen Sports Medicine

Dean Gorissen illustrated the cover story on sports medicine/treatment for this months issue of AFP (that's Australian Family Physician!) magazine.

Dean Gorissen Boss Magazine

Dean contributed these illustrations for Boss Magazine, regarding 'Smartening Up' strategies for creating an environment that attracts and retains key employees, helping them and the company to flourish.

Monday, January 11, 2010

Nigel Buchanan, Sydney's Child

The 'Back to School' cover for the mag. It's quite tricky to avoid cliches when coming up with an image for this subject; shiny shoes, school lunches, pencils and alphabets!