I recently took on what looked like an enjoyable project via talenthouse.com for Marvel’s upcoming X-Men Apocalypse film, being released May 27, and it didn’t disappoint!

The project entailed utilizing a few assets provided by Marvel, such as the X-Men logo, a couple poster stills, and their trailer. My goal was to make something palatable for social networks (:15 for Instagram & :30 for Twitter & Facebook), and so we pulled the Apocalypse character into the mix, breaking his still image down to animatable sections in Photoshop, then giving him some life in After Effects. Read more…