Thought I might spend ½ an hour trying out Adobe Fuse (preview) which I'm assuming is Mixamo driven, next to test the Mixamo animation actions!
WIP of an Augmented Reality adaptation of my Winifred stories. This will expand as the experiment/ project continues.
Creative Direction, Digital Art, Interaction Design
LOVE at Altenburg
My aim for this group show was to engage with my potential new audience, get some feedback at targeted events, and to test technology requirements and feasibility of interactive entertainment and illustration reaching mass adoption in locations compromised by poor connectivity.
Illustration, interactive design, works on paper,
ICONOCLASH is a series in development. The series consists of short-form animated content pieces, that will be assembled fit-for-purpose, for broadcast, narrowcast, social, online and mobile, digital out of home, augmented reality and interactive print applications.
Character Design, Digital Art, Animation,
WYNLEN HOUSE Interactive Rack Card
The gorgeous Bronwyn and Helen of Wynlen House Slow Food Farm and Learning Centre were invited by the Italian Slow Food Movement to their Conference in Turin in September 2016. They needed something fun and interactive, light and portable and easy to update in both omnichannel presentations and transmedia outputs, with a seamless optimised backend and a gorgeous digital interface. We wanted interaction data too, across numerous events, that could be validated within the integration by pulling data metrics across a suite of analytics tools. It also needed to look good in its print form, load digital content quickly and efficiently and have a easy-use interface to optimise experience for users with multiple digital literacy. The opportunity to test one of our new prototypes in an international and domestic territory was too good to pass up, so here is a new use of a developing interactive print/digital portal. This one is powered by Layar. Scan the front and back panels with your device and watch a video or press the buttons. Feedback is always wanted. Likewise we're always looking for Guinea Pigs wanting to do something new with brand narratives.
Interaction Design, Branding, UI/UX
Digital Puppet: Bob
Digital Puppet powered by Adobe Character Animator
Animation, Character Design, Illustration,
DOROTHY CHARACTER DOLLS
Sam Maher's Dorothy Doll a homage to Dorothy Parker
Character Design, Crafts, Toy Design
HERE select frames
A selection of frames from HERE a tappable story created using Tapestry
Digital Art, Storyboarding, Writing
Illustration studies and sketches for a children's picture book with alas no story yet!
Character Design, Drawing, Illustration
COAT OF ARMS
Introducing the characters of the Australian Coat of Arms...
Cartooning, Drawing, Illustration
Sam Maher's lament to winter... string artist book
Illustration, Storyboarding, Writing