First time MacBook Pro owner here. I’ve been using my new MacBook for a couple of weeks now and I must say, as a long time Windows user, all the OS X hype about “it just works” is real — on some things. I’ve used Macs occasionally in the office, but now that I’ve been using it 24/7, Read the full article…
Before the Cintiq, I owned three other Wacom tablets. My first one was a small second generation Bamboo, worked well and perfect for three years till I accidentally dropped and broke my pen—replacement at that time would take weeks, so instead of waiting, I bought and upgraded to my second tablet a medium sized Intuos5. Read the full article…
He also did the 40 Days of Dating Project which was a collaboration with his friend Jessica Walsh. It was an experiment where the two of them dated for forty days.They also have another project called 12 Acts of Kindness where they performed random acts of kindness in the streets of New York.
Harvey presentation was also unforgettable. Harvey was the last speaker on the second day. Before Harvey’s talk, I felt the audience was already tired from all the creative inspiration thrown at them. Then suddenly the lights were dimmed down, fight music was slowly building up — the emcee spoke. “Here is Harvey Tolibao!” Spotlight on Harvey as he was walking up on to the stage, the music now all at full blast and the crowd cheering wildly. The halls of SMX felt like a sports event.
Harvey is a comic book artist who has worked with top publishers as Marvel, DC and IDW. He has worked on the Star Wars comics, What If – Civil War, Psylocke and Green Arrow.
Harvey’s presentation started with a video of his daily routine, starting from his home then walking and commuting going to his studio office — which was on the fourth floor of a building that doesn’t have an elevator. Everything in Harvey’s talk was inspiring — from his humble beginnings to how practice, persistence and passion leads the road to success. Harvey drew everyday, he drew on everything, he drew everyone.
I’ve had the pleasure of seeing Harvey speak before at the Graphicon Davao 2015 event — I also met his wife Juli and son Zod. His talks are very inspiring and funny. I’m thinking if he wasn’t a successful comic book artist he could become a stand-up comedian.
The Graphika Manila 2016 Conference on Creativity was held last January 30-31, 2016 at the SM Mall of Asia Convention Center. Graphika Manila 2016 was fantastic and inspiring but I wish there was more — workshops during event day, booth rentals offered to local talents to sell their shit , stuff from Wacom, Adobe and any other art/design related supplier, software and tools companies — maybe they tried all this on past events and it didn’t work?
Last January I attended the Graphika Manila 2016 Conference on Creativity. They had a mix of twelve international and local speakers lined up for the two day event. Benjamin Su (Pixar) Tosh Kodama (Imaginary Forces) Luke Choice (Velvet Spectrum) Matthew Ecina (Blind) Timothy Goodman Gemma O’Brien Vault49 Si Scott Tokidoki Patrick Cabral Valerie Chua Harvey Tolibao Read the full article…