Art Website Updated

We have just completed a redesign of the Purbeck Arts Weeks website. The brief was to make the site more dynamic, reflecting the colourful and exciting nature of the festival itself, as well as presenting information in a clean and

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Camera Projection in After Effects

Here’s a quick demo movie showing a technique called ‘Camera Projection’. The technique creates a seemingly 3D scene using a 2D photo. Camera Projection works by using a light in an After Effects composition to shine through an image layer, projecting

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Simple Ecommerce solution

We have just updated a client’s site with a nice simple ecommerce feature. Our client wanted to sell research papers from their website. They expected that there would be one purchase per customer,  (no need for a complex cart), and

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KarmaOlogie E-Commerce web site launched

Osis have just launched a new e-commerce web site for KarmaOlogie – an online emporium of esoteric and curious items. We built the site in WordPress using Ultimatum framework for a completely custom layout, and using WooCommerce for the cart.

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Art Festival brochures and posters

We have just completed this year’s series of brochures and posters for Purbeck Art Weeks Festival, including an A4 event brochure which is new for this year. As part of our involvement with the festival we also designed and maintain

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Finding PowerPoint objects

So you have a PowerPoint presentation with a million objects. You have painstakingly placed each one exactly where you want it, and perhaps some of them are lined up for animating. Aware that finding objects underneath other each other can

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Concept Artwork

We were asked by one of our clients to produce an image showing how things could be if essential technology was missing. The graphic needed to fit in with existing imagery used on the website. Here’s our take on the

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Portfolio Website

I have been playing with a new WordPress theme builder called Ultimatum. Starting with a pretty neglected personal site of mine, I tweaked away for a while getting the hang of the framework, and I’m just about happy with the

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Hippo website animation tool

I was thinking it was about time I mentioned a great tool I used recently – I used it to create the HTML header animation on this website, replacing a Flash version showing a steam train chugging away under a

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Get ahead with Free 3d Sculpting software

I have been looking at ZBrush for some time now, having tried the demo a while back, but could never quite justify the expense for what would be a pretty niche tool in my animation workflow. I loved its sculpting

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3D animation plug in for After Effects

Our recently completed animated presentation for Hague Print saw us trying out a new funky plugin for After Effects called Element 3D, available from Video Copilot. I have found Video Copilot to be an amazing resource for After Effects tips,

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Easy file upload from a web form

Here’s an easy way to let users upload images or other files from a web form. Unless you’re going to code this the hard way, I believe the solution is about as simple and elegant as can be…as long as

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