Jon Hooper

I create motion graphics and visual effects in after effects.

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Spirit of the Woods Short Film Teaser Trailer

Teaser Trailer for my new short film Spirit of the Woods.  It’s about three friends that visit Sham Castle and get sent to a dimension, where in the woods a ghost hunts them for there soul.  

Merry Christmas (2017)

Merry Christmas. Trapcode Particular 3 was used for the snow flakes, some stock images were used for the background and window frame from Digital Juice, the frosting over was done with footage from Rampant Design and Element 3D for the text.  

SPLATTERKIST 10 Years Ago!

SPLATTERKIST 10 YEARS OLD! It’s now been 10 years since the first MorseCode Productions short film was made.  Made back in 2007 for a short film competition, which had to be no more than 5 minutes long and include a cow!  It didn’t win but was a lot of fun to make for everyone involved, …

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Making a New short film

Making a new short film, it’s called “Spirit of the Woods”.  It’s about three friends that visit Sham Castle and get sent to a dimension, where in the woods a ghost hunts them for there soul.    

Hour Glass with Newton and Element3D

The Newton plug-in was used to create the grains of sand falling down. The Hour Glass was made up of simple objects and repeated masks in Element 3D.  

Bug bounce

Bugs bouncing around into a container using the Newton plugin for Adobe After Effects.  Element 3D was used to create the bugs.  

Showreel 5

This is my 5th Showreel and includes clips from –     Personal projects     Short film     Future Pro Wrestling (FPW) (DVD menu animation)     This is Progress (Wrestler entrance animations). Software used – Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe Photoshop.  Plugins used -Trapcode Plugins and Element 3D 3D models that are not …

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Trapcode Tao Tunnels

The tunnels are made with the Tao circle and the repeater.  Different textures and changes to the fractal deform to create different looking tunnels.  The camera and the lights are offset and parented to a centre null.

Inflating Logo

Inflating Logo using Trapcode Tao with animated Tao lights with a small amount of fractal displacement.  RedGiant Universe Glo Fi was used for the Designs word of the logo.  

Music and Animations

Here is some original music made by Jake South titled Poly-Tune with animations in time to the music.  I used Trapcode Sound Keys to generate key frames to drive some of the values of the plug-ins Trapcode Tao, Trapcode Mir, and Element 3D.