pictures are a selection of source material used to make the
interfaces from my CDROM !OINK. Some are PhotoShop layers that
make up the final image for each interface.
These images give a feel for the way in which I use a range
of imagery and source material that is very diverse. I then
collaborate and integrate it, so it will work harmoniously together.
Sometimes my sources include paper constructions, digital photographs,
previous unrelated drawings, collage, digital imaging and scanned
Unused images often make their way to other projects or become
source material themselves, adding to my ever expanding resource
collection. This is the most vital aspect to my working process.
I am an eager collector and hoarder of imagery and objects that
usually lend themselves to use at a later date. I usually don"t
have a specific purpose in mind for this content. I collect
these source materials with an instinct for what will integrate
well with other source materials I have collected despite their
When I am making interactive work, this type of documentation
sits close to my computer. There are also screen grabs of other
interfaces still in progress. Having a range of the images at
hand allows me to get an idea of how the project is coming together
as a whole and I can make sure there is continuity with all
Technically, I use Photoshop and Director, a scanner, digital
camera and a PC.