A weekly Twitter chat for motion designers



#mochat 159 – Negotiating with Clients

Working out all the details with clients can sometimes be tricky. We discuss contracts, money negotiations , and more.

#mochat 158 – Failing

Face it: you’ve failed. If you haven’t, you’re probably doing something wrong. This week on #mochat, we talk failure, how to handle it, and what to learn from it.

#mochat 157 – Teams

This week on #mochat we talk about working in teams. From tips on making it work to how it can help you grow.

#mochat 156 – Tutorials

There’s a lot of tutorials out there. We talk about how to weed out the bad ones, and the best ways to learn from the good ones.

#mochat 155 – Downtime

What are the best ways to spend your downtime, whether it’s between gigs, after hours, or even just waiting for a render.

#mochat 154 – Criticism

Getting (or giving) helpful criticism for creative projects isn’t always easy. We talk about our pet peeves on both ends, and how to make the most out of constructive feedback.

#mochat 153 – Mograph Book Club

What are the best books to have in your motion design or animation tool kit? We share what’s on our shelves and what’s on our wish lists this week on #mochat.

#mochat 152 – Career Progression

As a motion designer, there’s no typical career path. Some come from film/video editing, others from illustration. Some will move on to creative direction or art direction, many will be key framing for as long as possible. Read on for… Continue Reading →

#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 →


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