Smith Micro is launching a series of weekly Featured Artists to promote skilled digital artists who use our software; Anime Studio, Poser, and Manga Studio aka Clip Studio Paint. This week we are featuring a different artist each day. These featured artists are also promoted on our Twitter page & Facebook page. A piece of their work will be shared on both of those platforms on their featured day. Thanks for reading. Enjoy!
A 2003 graduate of the USC School of Cinema and Television, Ryan Cooper is a diverse director with a distinct vision and a talent for storytelling. With three years experience working at an advertising and graphic design firm, and working on such films as Spider-man 3 and Casino Royale, he’s acquired an ability to weave story and business into a very pleasing package. He’s won a variety of awards, such as Best Short Film for “Harry and Greta”, and has shown his projects in over 20 film festivals and venues from all over the world, including COMICON and the Staples Center. Currently, Ryan is working on various projects including music videos, commercials, and feature films for many of the industry’s top professionals. Ryan also uses Anime Studio in his animation work.
"My job is to tell a story, and I always put that first." -Ryan J. Cooper
Here are 2 videos animated by Ryan: