Archive: June 2010 - Spinland Studios, LLC

Life before Google

  • June 16, 2010

Got a funny one-panel cartoon in my e-mail, and I'm going to share... So, to give credit where it's due I followed the link at the bottom of the image, did a little searching, and found the original posting here. While you're at it, check out more of the Shoebox Blog, it's pretty damned funny!

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Disorder in the Court!

  • June 16, 2010

There's a pretty funny book by that title that's been around for a while. Some excerpts have been making their way around the Intertubes for another while; here are a few that recently crossed my virtual desk: ____________________________________________ ATTORNEY:  What was the first thing your husband said to you that morning? WITNESS:     He said , 'Where am I, Cathy?' ATTORNEY:  And why did that upset you? WITNESS:     My name is Susan! ____________________________________________ ATTORNEY:  What gear were you in at the moment of the impact? WITNESS:     Gucci sweats and Reeboks. ____________________________________________ ATTORNEY: ...

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Lights! Camera! Action!

  • June 13, 2010

So, in the process of learning to do broadcast-quality intros and flying logos and such, I ran through a tutorial on creating intros for things like feature films. After the initial steps were done I went back and spent a lot of time punching things up a bit and modifying to my taste. I'm rather pleased with the final result and, when that happens, I generally decide to share. Enjoy!

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Happy Anniversary, Gare!

  • June 12, 2010

It's a special day for a good friend of mine! In honor of the occasion I leveraged some animation techniques I've been learning recently and whipped him up a nice little animated card... http://youtu.be/ExnAwEp69Mw

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Kids, don’t try this at home…

  • June 2, 2010

In a scene right out of "Jackass: The Movie," we enacted our annual Memorial Day family ritual. Everyone saves their Xmas tree and brings it to the family BBQ and gather, and that evening we light 'em up.

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