Lenticular printing is a specialized image process that uses bevelled lenses to create the illusion of depth or motion. Although the original process dates back to 1896, this process has come a long way.
I’ve been fascinated with lenticulars ever since I pulled one out of a Frosted Flakes cereal box in the 80’s. I could not understand how an image could move simply by the way that I moved it in my hand. Years later, I would be given the opportunity to design several of my own. One for Miller Genuine Draft. Looking back, that was almost 15 years ago:
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His Dark Materials stars Dafne Keen, James McAvoy, Ruth Wilson, and Lin-Manuel Miranda. Adapting Philip Pullman’s award-winning trilogy of the same name, which is considered a modern masterpiece of imaginative fiction, the first season follows Lyra, a seemingly ordinary but brave young woman from another world. Her search for a kidnapped friend uncovers a sinister plot involving stolen children and becomes a quest to understand a mysterious phenomenon called Dust. As she journeys through the worlds, including our own, Lyra meets Will, a determined and courageous boy. Together, they encounter extraordinary beings and dangerous secrets, with the fate of both the living—and the dead—in their hands.
How do you convey the slices of worlds that define this exciting HBO series? The team at Elastic has meticulously assembled it for us in dust.
Confused? Don’t be. Get on board with His Dark Materials and enjoy this incredible animated intro.
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Math is beautiful when wielded by a true vector artist. Raven Kwok has a way with animating vector shapes that truly transform environments and displays.
Check this one out:
— Raven Kwok (@RavenKwok) August 7, 2019
In a land called Kumandra, split into five different regions, a warrior named Raya searches for the last dragon in the world.