120seconds is now open to the public in beta form. They are still working
out some of the bugs, but it is shaping up to be one of the
best new media sites any where on the web, and it's 100% ad
free! There are several Ed's Head Animation pieces currently
available at 120seconds.
5000XL took second place in the catagory of "Best
Animated Commercial Produced for the Web" at the World
Internet Animation Competition.
Doll has been selected as one of ten Honorable Mention
finalists in the Playboy Comix & Animation Contest.
The finalists and the grand prize winner will be presented
on the Playboy web site at:
animation I did for St. Andrews Insurance, The
Sleighmaster 5000XL, has been selected as one of
5 finalists in the animated commercial catagory at the World
Internet Animation Competition. I have been invited to attend
the awards night at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood on June
4th, which caps off the The World Animation Celebration, June
1 - 4. It does not look like I will be able to attend at such
short notice but it is a real thrill to be selected as a finalist
out of 650 entries.
Ed's Head web site was be featured on the ABC TV program Recovery in Australia on April15. Among other things, Recovery deals
with the rave scene and electronic music.
Bogum was featured in the April
edition of Wired magazine, page 258.
got a mention in the Hollywood
Reporter Web News Animation Special, page
Nova Scotia, Canada - The
Daily News ran a story called 10 to Watch about
local business people in various fields (writer, restaurateur,
researcher, film director, actor, singer, etc). Somehow I
managed to get on the list. I'm sure people all over Halifax
gaged on their Corn Flakes when they saw my mug smiling out
at them from their morning newspaper. Hee hee. Actually, I
guess it's pretty cool to get picked for a list like that.