‘Advice I’ve Found Useful’ – 2019 Edition

Ey. Here's some unsanctioned life / animation industry advice I've found useful - some of it I've learned from others, some of it I've learned through experience. Maybe it's self-evident, maybe it's noise: If you're serious about your job, don't use pirated software. A lot of people (including myself) started out using pirated Adobe software, [...]

Moosebox has landed :)

(Moosebox promo trailer) A brief post in lieu of a longer one - we've wrapped the 20 Moosebox shorts 🙂 I couldn't be happier or prouder of everyone that has worked on these - amazing team effort and an incredible result. For South Africa the shorts are playing daily on Nicktoons ch308 on DStv at [...]

Mid-Year 2018 Update

Quick little post before I head off to Annecy! Annecy is the world's biggest animation festival in France that happens every year. I luckily got to be part of the South African delegation going over, sponsored by the DTI (Department of Trade & Industry) and arranged by Animation SA. Thanks guys. Thanks to the beautiful, [...]

End 2017 / Early 2018 Update

Friends. Am still alive. It has been a long time since I made a post. Why? Mostly because my attention has been razor-focused on an awesome project - MOOSEBOX. Awww Yisss Boiii. #moosebox A post shared by mikdog (@mikdog) on Dec 13, 2017 at 12:57pm PST MOOSEBOX Earlier last year, Nickelodeon greenlit 20 short webisodes [...]

*New Short!* Beatboxing Dave – ‘Forbidden Dance’

[hr] Friends! Howzit. What a time it has been, what a time since I last wrote, to shoot my digital words into the vast imagined space of 'The Internet'. What do I bring you this time? Well, lemme tell you a story. TLDR: a Beatboxing Dave short that was largely made by other people. Last [...]