The Set Bump is run by two guys named David:
- David Pagano is an award-winning animator and the “brains” behind Paganomation, the creative entity responsible for short films like Little Guys! and Playback; as well as things like Space Police, Adventures of Max, and the Red Brick Saga for The LEGO Group.
- Dave Pickett is a lifelong LEGO fan and pop culture enthusiast. He runs the YouTube channel BRICK 101 where he shares his LEGO animations, custom LEGO creations, LEGO set reviews and other fun videos.
- David and David have collaborated on several projects showcasing the history and craft of brick animation, including: The LEGO Animation Book, BrickJournal Issue 14, the annual Brickworld Film Festival, and an annual “Intro to LEGO Animation” workshop at Brickworld Chicago.
This blog feature posts about all aspects of the brick animation hobby:
- Highlighting the best animations made using LEGO bricks (“brick animations” for short)
- Hardware and software packages, and other useful items for the brick animators’ toolkit
- News, previews, and reviews of LEGO sets, fan-made accessories, and (of course) films
- Interviews with the foremost filmmakers in the LEGO fan community
- Tutorials covering animation techniques, tips, and tricks
- “And much more!”
If there’s something specific you’d like us to talk about, please let us know in the comments below! Thanks, and… ACTION