Personal Motion Design

The Personal Motion Design section features a collection of animated short films and experimental animations using both computer-aided and traditional animation techniques.


A short video I created in collaboration with Ben Scott.

Circuit Board Animation

This is a circuit board animation test that I created using shapes and animated effects in After Effects.

You Are Anonymous

“You Are Anonymous” is a 3D animation inspired by the infamous social experiment conducted in 1971 at Stanford University.

Absurd Hero

“Absurd Hero” is a 3D animation based on Albert Camus’s interpretation of the myth of Sisyphus.

The Contender

A boxer faces off with his own fear in the ring. Animated in After Effects.

The Cube

The Cube is a stop-motion animation experiment that utilizes a variety of materials including paper cutouts, drawings, and found objects.

Puppet Animation

A collection of experiments with puppet animation in After Effects.

Contact Me

Nick Helton
Andover, CT
Phone: 706-207-0281