Examples of motion design in music videos, explainers and VFX.
Lucy Dyson – Collage Music Video
The music videos of Lucy Dyson use nesting, repetition and shape masks to evoke handmade collage and low-fi, stop-motion animation (for more, here’s a deeper dive into Lucy’s work and techniques):
Estelle Caswell – Vox
… oh, and Estelle isn’t the only great motion designer creating for Vox – here’s a look at more of their information design videos.
Kevin McGloughlin – Seamless Surrealism
Melt your brain viewing more of Kevin McGloughlin’s work here – but to get you started, here he is exploring the geometrical patterns of vector shapes:
Screens in Screens
This area is worthy of its own detailed study. Through compositing and motion tracking (more on that here), with careful planning during production, motion design elements can be added to live action footage, as explored here (again, via Vox):