Photos App First Run Animations

With a team of illustrators and animators, I helped art direct this series of animations that appear when launching the Microsoft Photos app on Windows 10. They were designed to give users an overview of the capabilities in the app, introduce new features, and provide some fun and delight.

This Is Photos – First Launch Animation

Adding 3D Models

People Naming & Merging

Explore & Search

Create Automatic Movies


Photo Inking & 3D Effects

The animations were designed to live in a carousel dialog that appears when you launch the app: