Blogfolio of Motion Designer John Camalick

Mental Health Center of Denver

A mixture of 3D, live action references, and frame-by-frame outlining & coloring within
a short 2 weeks truly tested our mental health in an ironic way. Produced at Legwork

Animated Gifs

Sauce Soicety Patches

Sauce Society is a monthly event for Colorado creatives to get together, have a beer, and chat in a new
location every month. I was ecstatic to do this month's poster and wanted to give a little
more to the secret club known as Sauce Society. I'll be giving them out (donations excepted)
to all Saucers at Gary Lee's Motor Club & Grub tomorrow around 7:00. See you there!

Weather Prediction

Who's ready for winter this year, this guy is.



Magnoodle, the freestyle magnetic artwear start-up asked me to create them a hip video displaying the
functionality and the personal style of their product. Going with a narrative approach, we follow our
main characters on their daily routine while highlighting pivotal moments with supported hand drawn type.

Red Rocks Projection

Recap video of the Red Rocks projection mapping I produced with Ghost Pixel Visuals. I also directed and edited
the video. More Info here.

My collaboration ventureGhost Pixel was given the chance to project on one of the most iconic natural spectacle of colorado, Red Rocks Amphitheater. With a canvas of 200 x 500 ft, the rocks create an immersive display for the animations, organic texture mapping and creative interaction atmosphere that has never been done before in the history of Red Rocks. Big Gigantic, the Boulder base duo, approached Ghost Pixel to help create the #Rowdytown energy fused by the electro beats and music driven projections.

Art Crank

ARTCRANK is a show of bicycle-inspired poster artwork that introduces people to talented local artists
and sends them home with affordable, original works of art. I was chosen to be apart of Denver's show


MTV2 Identity Tag

An end tag for MTV2 that is used after original MTV2 shows. I designed, animated,
and produced the sound design.

Style Frames



ASSEMBLE poster print. Now everyone can be an Avenger. Request a print here


I had the opportunity to help out LegWork Studios with a projection fashion show for Burton Snowboards
during the S.I.A. in Denver, CO. Here's a recap.

A project I helped Design / Composite for Flow Snowboards in association with Futuristic Films & SPILLT
You can see the behind the scenes and the breakdown of the shots here.

A Music Video for Break Science co-directed by Mike Wechsler and myself entitled
"Light Speed Transit"

I got into the NYC Cut & Paste Finals.
Me and 3 other contestants are given a theme with an 8 hour time limit to
create an animation.

Last March I had the opportunity to help my friends out at SPILLT in collaboration with Futuristic Films for the
first ever holographic fashion show. It was debuted in Vienna, Austria and was showcased in Belgium, London,
New York, and Los Angeles. I was in charge of the staircase scene. credit list.


In conjunction with ChangeTheThough, I was brought on to create a high energy spot to show the EPIC nature
of the 5 mountain resorts under the Epic Pass. Mountains include: Vail, Beaver Creek, Keystone, Breckenridge,
A-Basin, Northstar, and Heavenly.

Big Shot Bikes commissioned me to produce a spot that defines there brand of giving people the opportunity
to express themselves. I developed the concept, directed and animated the spot.

My collaboration project Ghost Pixel had a show on 4/20 featuring Break Science, Nosaj Thing,
and iLL mannered. Heres a short edit I produced.


A set of pitch boards commissioned through for the Pepsi
2011 Refresh Everything campaign title animation.Click the image to see the whole set.


An experimental animation depicting my venture from Denver, Colorado to Brooklyn, New York.
The intent of this piece was to convey anxiety, excitement, chaos, and uncertainty through motion & sound design.


The Farm. Shot with my new Canon7D and composisted with After Effects and C4D.


Location3 Media asked me to produce the graphics for their next project, Local Search Traffic, which uses
taggable video technology by WireWax ( It was my first visual effects supervisor gig
which was insightful and rewarding in the long run. Take a look.


New camera. mas more to come.


As a part of GhostPixel, a collective group of designers and 3D artists, we were asked to produce a series of
loopable animated graphics for Michal Mernert, a talented producer from Northern Colorado.
The graphics were used for the New Years Eve show. More to come. www.


My trifecta to "making it". Hopefully it works.


Happy 2011. May the Year of the Rabbit brings Super-Fresh luck and prosperity to all.


Denver to Brooklyn.
Packing up my hopes & dreams, I have set off for Brooklyn to pursue my
freelance opportunities and push my skills further as a designer and human being.

Get a free DN to BK desktop background or Laptop background right here.
(right-click, save as on desired color)

Laptop: Black | White | Blue

Desktop: Black | White | Blue


Freshly screened business cards. Get em' while they're still hot


Intro title for Definite Productions . boom.


After two years of collaborating, learning, and thriving as a Designer / Animator at IMPOSSIBLE, I have decided to go full-time freelance and explore this crazy world. I was very honored to learn and work with such talented individuals at IMPOSSIBLE. Thank you all.


Wide Open West® campaign update. Another batch of 30 second illustrative, typographic, motion graphic commercials that I assisted on as an illustrator and motion designer. you can see the rest of the spots by clicking below.


Selected designs for a pitch presented to Nalgene through BottleRocket-Designs.


Demo Reel consisting of recent works from Impossible as well as personal.
Credits and downloadable version here


Senior thesis project displaying my Design , Animation, and time managing skills.
Styleframes and breakdown


The Home Stretch.


fun with type


More buttons on the way.


Why hello. Have your computer show you love everyday with this simple saying.
iPhone | Desktop (small) | Desktop (medium) | Desktop (large) | Desktop (xtra-large)


I recently headed to NYC for exploring, food, fun, and nightlife.
Here are some snap shots of my travels. Two words, Coney Island.


My little Blackbook filled with drawings, sketches, ideas, and randoms.


Collaboration between myself and 3 friends for a music video contest. Click on the link to vote!
Audio : Booka Shade - "Teenage Spaceman"


New fresh demo reel for the 2010 summer / spring season.
Audio: Terry Poison - Comme Ci Comme Ca (The Twelves Version II Remix)


At PromaxBDA in L.A. this year, "Solved" was featured in the top 20 "Best in Cable" catagory.Woohoo!


Drinking out of Cups" kick ball shirts. Johnny Hammer sticks hammering like he's Tommy Nobel.


Forget about Promax this year, Hoemaxxx is where its at! Poster print for our
party in spite of Promax BDA.


An elective class I took recently was entitled "Creative Senior Project" focusing on opening your mind and
becoming more creative. My final for this class was a mixture of how I get into the "zone", "flow", or
whatever you want to call it. Music inspires movement that inspires design that sums up to this segment!
music by breakbot "Baby I'm Yours"


Final for Production Studio II project. Song by Pretty Lights. The compilation between
myself and 4 other students; Tom Ludlow,Zack Citro, Miranda Meckling, and Josh Frisbee. A real fun collaborative
effort that turned out pretty, how you say, FRESH.


New HOTFIRE for my Production Studio II project. Song by Pretty Lights. This is the intro section
and will have the final piece available shortly. Stay tuned kiddos.


Weekend personal project. Fun with spray paint, markers, and cardboard.


Some fancy new styleframes for an upcoming Production studio project.


A render test for an upcoming Studio Production project with some classmates.
Shall be a cataclysmic collaborative conquest! more to come.




A 3D track test I was playing around with. The sound design was super fun.


Animator / Photographer / Explorer Mr. Evan Lentz and I went out and about Denver to do a little photo shoot. Here's some snip snaps of what Mr. Lentz caught.


Me and the IMPOSSIBLE peeps had a pretty epic ski day last weekend at Copper, luckily one of my producers brought a helmet cam and I got to document some radical runs & other hoopla!

Impossible Ski Day 2010 from Impossible on Vimeo.


I have created a little blog to help myself stay sane through my senior portfolio as well as show people my process of my final project. check it!


Happy New Year everybody. Got some really fun stuff for this year!


Happy Christmas everyone.


Second place in the Backyard Bang Snowboard Design Contest hosted by
Salomon Snowboards, Bonfire clothing, and the Art Institute of Colorado.

more pix here