Get ready for a “late night treat” New Lyric video created with big support from my buddy Adam E. Hunt! Enjoy the madness.
This has been one of the most fun and interesting videos I have crated recently. A lyric video for the A Fine Frenzy this project was created in about two weeks with my buddy Scott Allan. Together we shots … Read the rest
I recently animated a promotional animation for the Center for the Discovery of New Medicines at the University of Michigan. Using the plugin Plexus for after effects I was able to create complex compound inspired shapes that had dynamic interactions … Read the rest
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In my never ending pursuit to try something new, I’m working on a new iOS app called “bodies and beats” to help fund the project we are launching a kickstarter for the project. The … Read the rest
K’NAAN – Nothing to Loose (lyric video) from Martin Thoburn on Vimeo.
Video By: Martin Thoburn
Music By: K’NAAN
An experiment with 3D motion tracking and particular. Each verse is one long shot that I tracked in Boujou, then composited … Read the rest
I had the honor of animating the logo for Duo Security. A local Ann Arbor based IT company specializing in two factor authentication. They are a great group of people working hard to keep your data safe! Check out thier … Read the rest
In March 2012, my latest project Exquisite Motion Corpse debuted at the 50th Ann Arbor Film Festival. This is just first version of a larger project that has its own official website.
To learn more please visit: Exquisite-Corpse.com
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Below are some still of from an animated music video for K’NAAN I created with Scott Allen. The entire video is produced in a paper-cutout style using vintage illustrations.
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Last summer, I spent lots of time creating a mixed media animation as a promotional piece for the school of art and design. This video is the result of that summers work.
You guessed it, the video has lots of … Read the rest
One year after filming “primates” the short is finally completed. Yes, the footage was almost forgot in sea of hard drive data, put persistence and a team efforts help revise the once forgot film. This zero-budget absurdist-horror film will be … Read the rest
The nice folks down at SNRE contacted me to produce a short animated video ID for their online videos. For those who are not familiar with the acrimony it stands for the “School of Natural Resources and Environment at the … Read the rest
I am happy to announce that some of my photographic work has been publish in a book on toy cameras entitled “Toy Cameras – Creative Photos” This book features all the best toy cameras with 42 contributing artists including myself. … Read the rest
Frames is a short mixed media animation about a character who is thrust into different worlds after discovering the artificiality of his own world.
Frames is Co-Directed and animated by Martin Thoburn and Matti Adoma.
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Its been a long time since I have done a digital photo manipulation. So I though I’d start up with a new NASA remix. The original photo was taken on a recent trip up north. Pretty much looks like the … Read the rest
Thanks to advancements in TouchOSC to allow for custom values, and VJ Tschoepler for modifying my Beta Layout to take advantage of this new feature, there is finally a new version of the popular Touch Resolume Layout! This new … Read the rest
I have been working with Jon Humphrey on a a live ambient DJ/VJ set for for “so f t m a rm al ad e” This is one of our practice secessions recorded in October 2010. The visual included various … Read the rest
I recently made this Music Video as a template for Mux Mool’s live tour visuals. This video and lots of other footage was projected during Mux Mool‘s live set first seen at the Ghostly AV Showcase in San Francisco last … Read the rest
I’m selling some of my Photos and Fine Art Prints at the upcoming Shadow Art Fair on Saturday July 10th. The shadow art fair takes place at the Corner Brewery in Ypsilanti, Mi from Noon to Midnight. Come on down … Read the rest