Greg Herman

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Gregory Chandler Herman (born May 28, 1977 in Bloomington Indiana[1]) is an American screenwriter, director, producer, editor[1] motion designer[2] and musician,[3] who comes from a history of design and art direction in the TV and commercial branding world. Prior to writing and directing movies[1] and re-branding numerous national television campaigns[4] Herman was a founding member of Metal Blade Records mathcore band; PsyOpus.

Writer, Director Greg Herman acting and directing award winning short movie LAST HIT in 2015.

Motion design and movie career[change | change source]

Herman's motion design career includes many national television campaigns and rebrands including work from NBC, ABC, FOX Sports, and NFL Network.[4] In 2014 Greg worked as VFX editor and motion designer on Marvel's Captain America : The Winter Solder. In 2015, Herman was one of the select motion design professionals showcased and interviewed in the Focal Press book "Design for Motion: Fundamentals and Techniques of Motion Design" written by Austin Shaw.[5] As a writer and director of narrative content, Greg has produced, written, directed, designed and edited several short movies, most notably the award winning Last Hit,[6] and The Straight and Narrow[7] Greg's debut feature movie was produced in 2017 by his own production company, AGN&S Wolf,[8] from a script he wrote, and directed. The movie is titled Little Lamb and comes out in 2018.

Music career[change | change source]

Herman was the original drummer and one of the founding members of PsyOpus, who signed with Black Market Activities in 2002[9] based off the demo titled 3003.[10] PsyOpus's debut full length album, Ideas of Reference, came out in 2003 on Black Market Activities initially but was re-released on Metal Blade Records in 2004, securing them international distribution.[11] Herman toured with Psyopus in support of Ideas of Reference until the end of 2004, when he left the band to pursue a career in movies and design.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Greg Herman". IMDb. Retrieved 2018-01-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Greg Herman: More Chi 2.0". Motionographer. 2009-01-12. Retrieved 2018-01-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. "Greg Herman - Encyclopaedia Metallum: The Metal Archives". www.metal-archives.com. Retrieved 2018-01-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Gregory Herman updates". Motionographer. 2015-01-28. Retrieved 2018-01-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. "Author of "Design for Motion" talks industry, education and the state of design". Motionographer. 2015-12-16. Retrieved 2018-01-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. "topshorts". topshorts. Retrieved 2018-01-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. "The Straight And Narrow | Featured Short Film". Film Shortage. Retrieved 2018-01-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  8. "AGN&S Wolf - IMDbPro". pro.imdb.com. Retrieved 2018-01-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  9. "Psyopus signs w/ Black Market Activities". Retrieved 2018-01-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  10. Strappado. "PsyOpus (US-NY) - 3003 [EP] (2003)". Heavy Metal Rarities Forum. Retrieved 2018-01-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  11. "Psyopus signs w/ Metal Blade Records | Comments | Lambgoat". lambgoat.com. Retrieved 2018-01-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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