Thursday, December 11, 2008

SHOWREEL & CV

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: EDUCATION ::


ROOSEVELT HIGH SCHOOL (1997 - 1999)

THE NATIONAL SCHOOL OF ARTS (2000 - 2001)

UNIVERSITY OF JOHANNESBURG (Former Technikon Witwatersrand)
NDIP: Multimedia (2003 – 2005)
Completed my diploma with the following marks:

  • Contextual Studies (Art theory) 55% Pass
  • Multimedia Design 81% Pass-Distinction
  • Multimedia Technology 81% Pass-Distinction
  • Professional Practice 72% Pass
  • Visualisation Techniques 77%Pass-Distinction

B-TECH: Multimedia (2006)
Completed my B-Tech with the following marks:

  • Multimedia Design IV 73% Pass
  • Multimedia Technology 73% Pass
  • Research Methods & techniques 67% Pass

During the course, the following skills were acquired:

  • Video editing, compositing and mastering 2D animation (traditional & experimental techniques)
  • Web design (flash & basic Dreamweaver)
  • Interactive Design (portfolios, presentations & DVD’s)
  • Fundamental Fine Art Skills – painting, drawing, conceptual studies
  • Fundamentals in Graphic Design and Layout
  • Fundamentals in filming, lighting, photography, green screen keying & sound recording
  • Conceptual thinking and researching techniques
  • Typography
  • Professional Practice
  • Film theory
  • Art theory
Participated in the following major in-house projects as a student:

  • (2003) Designed poster for Jazz Band & won the prize for best designed poster
  • (2004) Co-produced an interactive show-reel for the University Open Day
  • (2004) Entered a non-profit organisation advert for the Vuka! Awards competition
  • (2004) Setting up of end of year Exhibition for the University
  • (2004) Assisted in the University Open Day as a spokesperson
  • (2005) Produced an animated music video on DVD for the band “Kwani Experience”
  • (2005) Co-produced an interactive show-reel & CD for University end of year Exhibition
  • (2006) Compiled compilation DVD for African Dope Records

:: INTERESTS AND ACHIEVEMENTS ::

Interests:

Experimental and original forms of expression (mostly film, art and music), literature & poetry, metaphysical subjects

Computer Skills:

PC & Mac operating systems
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe After-Effects
Adobe Premiere
Adobe DVD Encore
Corel painter (competent)
Discreet Combustion
Final Cut Pro
Motion
Macromedia Flash
Macromedia Flash Action Scripting (competent)
Macromedia Freehand
Macromedia Dream weaver (competent)
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel

Contributions/Achievements:

  • (2002 - 2005) Community service offered to the “Science of the Soul” - study centre
  • (2000 - 2002) Poetry selected for publication in an annual “Poetry Institute of Africa” Anthology
  • (2006) Entered Music Video into “The Right Eye Film Festival” – Cape Town
  • (2007) Exhibited various animation works for Drill Hall Exhibition “Moving Hands” by Alison Scott (read more...)
  • (2007) Awarded “Best Music Video” for Kwani Experience - Mess in the Kitchen in M-Net online EDiT Film Festival (read more...)


:: WORK EXPERIENCE ::

CONTRACT WORK

2004 January – 2006 December
UNIVERSITY OF JOHANNESBURG – MULTIMEDIA DEPARTMENT

(Lab Assistant)



2007 January – 2007 November
VELVET FILMS

(Animator, Editor & Designer)

2009 September - 2009 December
LUMA ANIMATION

(Animator, Editor & Designer)


2010 February - 2010 May
CITYVARSITY
(Multimedia Lecturer)


FREELANCE WORK

2004 - 2007 KWANI EXPERIENCE
2004 - 2005 SB MEDIA
2005 July - Nov JHB LIVE

2005 July THE MARKET PHOTO WORKSHOP
2005 November UNIVERSITY OF JOHANNESBURG – MULTIMEDIA DEPARTMENT
2005 December SOUL PICTURES
2006 January NYAKANYAKA PRODUCTIONS

2006 January LIANNE COX
2006 February TANK FILMS
2006 February BIÉ VENTER
2006 March TANK FILMS

2006 March BIÉ VENTER
2006 June BIÉ VENTER
2006 June AFRICAN DOPE RECORDS
2006 October AFRICA BAMBATHA PRODUCTIONS
2006 October PENNY SIOPIS
2006 December MOCKE VAN VEUREN

2007 January GRASSROOTS
2007 July SOUL PICTURES
2007 August OCRE MEDIA

2007 September PENNY SIOPIS
2007 September SHEER SOUND

2007 October - 2008 March RE:PUBLIC

2008 November DEW-ALL IRRIGATION
2009 January WIRELESS HEADS PRODUCTIONZ
2009 March HYPEJONES RADIO
2009 April A LOOK AWAY MAGAZINE
2009 May DJ SAI & RIBATONE

2009 June PO SEKELE
2009 June - August COACHMANS INN RESTURANT
2009 July PHASE II CD STORE
2009 July - September LUMA ANIMATION STUDIOS

2009 September GRAHAM (RENAULT TITLES)
2009 October JOHN FLEETWOOD (
THE MARKET PHOTOWORKSHOP) 
2009 October GOLD SEAL


(Please email me for more detailed work experience if necessary - poxyboggards@gmail.com)

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

WEBLINKS & ARTICLES

May 2007
KAGABLOG
Kagablog welcomes Keegan Murray as a contributer

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2007
MNET EDIT ONLINE FILM FESTIVAL WINNER

Winner of "Best Music Video" in M-Net Edit Online Film Festival entry 2006 for Kwani Experience "Mess in the Kitchen"

UJ News article
"Student movie-making talent at UJ voted tops"

Beeld Newspaper article
"M-Net-prys vir UJ-rolprent"

Bizcommunity article
"Production talent faces the music"

UJ news article
"Movie-Making Talent Faces The Music"







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HAND MADE IMAGES










Tuesday, December 9, 2008

VARIOUS VIDEOS & ANIMATION

CHRIS CUNNINGHAM PROMO
(EDITING / TITLES)


LIPSYNC CELL ANIMATION


EXPERIMENTAL FILMING


CLAY ANIMATION


FLASH ANIMATION TEST


EXPERIMENTAL FILMING


EXPERIMENTAL FILMING & COMPOSITING



CELL ANIMATION


EXPERIMENTAL FILMING

DIGITAL IMAGES