mad in pursuit presents
Short movies, with a dash of cranberry.
Be the Change. What's ahead? Light or darkness? Maybe the best advice is Gandhi's: Be the change you want to see in the world. Watch.
Great Dames Take Naps. Manifesto for the post-rat-race woman who has her act together. 2008
Jack Kerouac: Writing Lesson. Take your lessons on spontaneous writing from the best. 2008
The Valentine 1955.
A conversation starter for groups pondering the politics of diversity. Chosen for screening at the United Nations Association
Film Festival, October 2003
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the Load. How working caregivers can help manage anxiety
disorders in their older loved ones, produced by the Mental Health
Association of Rochester/Monroe County. Produced with Maria Cristalli.
Respect. Emotionally disturbed youth engaged in Positive Behavior Intervention & Support
(PBIS) reflect on their experience. Produced with Maria Cristalli.
Integrated Plan. Service providers in Allegany County NY introduce a new way of thinking about
engaging families and coordinating services.
Produced with Maria Cristalli.
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Lucy. A sister's perspective on the value of Hillside's Parents as Partners for her
Ghosts. Found film and voices capture the mood of the 1940s.
Video & Animation Tutorials & Resources
Photoshop Animation: Make an animated GIFof something flying across your background. Intermediate tutorial. Photoshop (4.30.08)
Motion Control: Animating Photographs in After Effects for that "Ken Burns" effect. Intermediate tutorial (11.14.05, revised 4.28.08)
"I'm so sexy": Print to Animation tutorial. (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects) (4.7.04)
Cartoon animation how-to: not exactly a step-by-step tutorial, but an overview of all the steps involved in preparing to produce an animated cartoon -- even a very crude one like mine. (Photoshop, Streamline, Illustrator) (2.18.04)
Mad in Pursuit of Video: I learn digital video, with QT movie "Uncle Booger" (learning hisotry 2.02)
View Cosmo productions at YouTube on the MadInPursuit Channel.