• A demo reel of my most up-to-date work as of Spring 2014. Take a look and let me know what you think! Thanks!
     
    More info and each project in full at dakotahopkins.com. Music "Delta" - C2C.
     
    REEL BREAKDOWN:
     
    Support the Arts PSA
    - Equal responsibility for design, animation, and compositing with Viraj Ajmeri
    - Sound via killertracks
    - After Effects + NukeX
    Baltimore Orioles Jumbotron VFX
    - Responsible for everything
    - Sound via killertracks
    - NukeX, After Effects, Cinema 4D, RED Cine-X
    Cartoon Network IDs
    - Responsible for everything
    - Cinema 4D + After Effects
    Bubble Guppies Pencil Case - Primal Screen
    - Responsible in-part for compositing, C4D (non-character) animation, lighting, and texturing
    - Completed at Primal Screen in 2013
    - Cinema 4D, Maya, After Effects
    Intimacy 24hour Animation
    - Responsible for animation and compositing of shown scenes
    - Team: Audrey Aquino, Jason Beale, Carlos Enciso, Dakota Hopkins, Andrew Selvaraj
    - After Effects + Photoshop
    Ideation - Sarasota Film Festival
    - Team of myself and Diana Han
    - Shared responsibility for design, animation, compositing, sound mixing
    - Sound via killertracks and freesound.org
    - After Effects + Photoshop
    Skyfall Self Composite
    - Responsible for shooting and compositing integrated footage
    - NukeX + RED Cine-X
    Nickelodeon IDs
    - Responsible for everything
    - Cinema 4D + After Effects
    MoMA - Alexander Calder Retrospective
    - Responsible for everything
    - Sound via killertracks
    - After Effects + Illustrator
    "The Other Side" Doritos Commercial - Arash Zandi
    - Responsible for compositing, color, and visual effects of door vortex shot
    - NukeX + Hiero
    Abstract Projection Mapping Visuals
    - Responsible for everything except sound
    - Cinema 4D, NukeX, Photoshop
    House of John Productions Opener
    - Responsible for animation, lighting, and compositing
    - After Effects
    The 1930s Movie Timeline
    - Responsible for everything
    - Cinema 4D + After Effects
  • Special thanks to my wonderful family, friends, and Motion Design Department for all the love and support.