The Retina Problem, and a Dead Simple Solution

Web developers need to account for several different possible screen sizes, and even differences in which features are supported by different web browsers (Safari vs Chrome vs Opera, etc.). The latest addition to the list of considerations is the need for retina compatibility: website must be compatible with the human…

Royale: A Playing Card Game

My college shopping list this semester at USC included scissors, paper, glue... craft supplies! I’m taking a few Interactive Entertainment classes, one of which is a workshop-style course all about learning how games work on a fundamental design level. The catch, however, is that we only create non-digital games…

Trojan Vision: Graphic Design for Television

Last year, I spent some time with the Trojan Vision Graphics team, but I never got around to posting any of the things that I made. At the end of this post are a few things I made this year, as well. AfterEffects Animations Lower Third for The Morning Cure…

Gurren Lagann: My 8 Hour Movie

This summer, I performed a bit of editing alchemy on the anime TV series Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann. I edited 27 episodes totaling about 11 hours into a seamless 8 hour feature. Why? I wanted to treat my friends to a Gurren Lagann marathon, having fallen in love with the…

Dear, Blog: USC Orientation

I’ve been on plenty of plane rides before, but this is the first time I’ve been by myself. That’s right, the entire plane was empty, just me. In fact, I flew the plane. Except not really. I got stuck in between a smelly bald guy and a…