This is the website & Blog for Paul Carpenter, I am a freelance 3d & Motion Graphics artist and Illustrator based in London, here you find examples of my work, 3d, 2d, sketches & photographs and any inspirational images I find on the web.

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SKY HD fragments

SKY HD fragments

Here are a series of after effects shots I’ve done over the last few years for Brothers and Sisters, working alongside Charlie Cassidy, now at Neon post. The premise of these shots are to take a still/photo, and to create the sense of super slowmotion, so that the viewer focuses on the tiny details, drops...
iphone sketches

iphone sketches

I made these sketches on my iphone with a little app called vellum. It’s an amazing little program that just has 3 tools and you get a lovely charcoal quality, it’s the closest I can get to monoprinting these days.  
Illustrations: Titus Groan by Mervyn Peake.

Illustrations: Titus Groan by Mervyn Peake.

Here is a selection of Illustrations I did an awfully long time ago, (but they still hold a place in my heart,) for Mervyn Peake’s Titus Groan, a real mixture of media here, Monoprint, Screenprint, Acrylics, Photoshop.
Man Eating Giant

Man Eating Giant

Here are some initial sketches for a book idea, based on a series of Buddhist fables or short stories. This one is about a prince who defeats a giant with kindness.
Illustrations - Various

Illustrations – Various

Some more illustrations I’ve done over the years, some published, some not.  Some illustrations for Radio Times, Grimm’s Fairy tales. A Greek Myth.
Doodles and sketches.

Doodles and sketches.

I absolutely love doodling, though I don't do as much as I should. here is a selection of ideas for books, stories, short films that I will hopefully one day make a start on.
Ideas for Channel 5 show

Ideas for Channel 5 show

here are some ideas I was asked to come up with for a tv chat show that never got made, but i was great fun anyway.