The work of Hamish Cooper
The work of Hamish Cooper
August 02 2017 | No Comments |

My current professional crush is Hamish Cooper - his work is amazing in it's rendering of light and colour. This visualisation he released in June is fantastic, there's certainly more than a few aspects I want to bring out in some of my own work. [...]

Balance and Progression
August 02 2017 | No Comments |

I've been reflecting a lot recently on balance and developing personal projects - client work brings in the cash, but personal work moves you forward and, in my experience at least, attracts even better work.   The last 12 months have been [...]

Balance and Progression
Well, this just got “real”.
June 23 2017 | No Comments |

So a few months ago I was asked to help create a real 4m wide model of one of my recnt images for IMI Precision Engineering. Then it was called off because the client didn't have the budget.   Today I discover that it went ahead and got ma [...]

IT’S AAALLLLLLLIIIIIIVVVVVVEEEEEEE!!!
IT’S AAALLLLLLLIIIIIIVVVVVVEEEEEEE!!!
October 24 2016 | No Comments |

So, a series of illustrations I've been working on for the last few months is coming to fruition - with the first of them being animated. Check it out here.   It's still a bit rough, but daaamn I'm excited. [...]

The Burn of the Contest
October 03 2016 | No Comments |

In the last couple of months I've completed 3 logo projects where the client either first went to a logo competition site like 99Designs or DesignCrowd and didn't like the designs or in one case, went to such a site and got burned with a copyright i [...]

The Burn of the Contest
World Machine
March 28 2016 | No Comments |

Most of the time my work involves either a photo or composited group of photos that form a scene around the central collage subject. At the moment I'm playing with something different - world machine. I've got 2 new pieces in the works that are going [...]

Rebranding the King Hit
Rebranding the King Hit
January 08 2016 | No Comments |

In Australia around 2012 to 2014, national attention was brought to an issue of "king-hitting" or "sucker punching" in bars and clubs around the country: typically one boozed up young man punching another with a powerful, unseen hit that often knock [...]

The work of Jing Zhang
January 04 2016 | No Comments |

One person who's work has been impressing and influencing me in the last few months is London-based  Chinese illustrator Jing Zhang.   You can find her work here. Jing makes amazing playful and effective infographics, working for the like [...]

The work of Jing Zhang
The Value of Self Promotion
The Value of Self Promotion
December 15 2015 | No Comments |

This week I've finally a had a quiet week of work after an intense 6 months of non-stop illustration projects, I've found myself spending time updating my portfolio and various websites, booking jobs for January (and funnily enough, realising I need [...]

This is totally going in my blog!
May 15 2015 | No Comments |

So in coinciding with putting together the new site, I'm going to put together a blog (and see if I have the self discipline to keep at it). I'll post things that interest me and updates on my own work. Chances are that I'll be talking to myself a lo [...]