#mochat

A weekly Twitter chat for motion designers

Author

Cait Cadieux

#mochat 142–Women in Motion Design

This week’s #mochat was a great conversation revisiting the topic of women in motion design. This was partially spurred by Lilian Darmono’s timely post on Motionographer regarding the issue. We had many great points and questions, and I think the… Continue Reading →

#mochat 139 – Design Fundamentals

On this week’s #mochat, we hit on design fundamentals and how to brush up on your basic design and animation skills. We got some amazing book recommendations, and talked about how our backgrounds, whether design, film, or something else entirely,… Continue Reading →

#mochat 134 – Scope Creep/Revisions

This week on #mochat we talked about the dread scope creep and keeping client revisions under control. We got some great advice about being up front (and firm!) with your clients, setting and managing expectations and keeping unruly projects in… Continue Reading →

#mochat 130 – Conferences

This week we talked about everybody’s favorite networking, pumping up, inspirational events — industry conferences! There are so many fantastic conferences out there, and figuring out which to attend, how to secure attendance, and how best to take advantage of… Continue Reading →

#mochat 121 – Rates

For this week’s #mochat, we took a look at setting rates, getting what you’re worth, and a host of other issues relating to the business side of working in motion. (Remember to pay your taxes!) There are plenty of ways… Continue Reading →

#Mochat 115 – Finding Your Niche

For this week’s #mochat, we looked into niches in motion graphics, what they are and if you want/have/need one! The benefits of having a niche are undeniable, but the discussion revealed that it’s more about process, exploration, and finding what… Continue Reading →

#mochat 113 – The Future of Motion

This week’s #mochat topic revolved around motion, and what’s in store for the future – both for the industry as a whole and the designers themselves! A very popular suggestion focused on designing for interactivity, as well as getting more… Continue Reading →

#mochat 97 — Careers in Motion

For this week’s mochat, we talked reels! Particularly when starting out or going freelance, reels are likely the single most effective way to show clients what you can do. While it’s common to let them slip out of date when… Continue Reading →

#mochat 94 – Anatomy of a Reel

For this week’s mochat, we talked reels! Particularly when starting out or going freelance, reels are likely the single most effective way to show clients what you can do. While it’s common to let them slip out of date when… Continue Reading →

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