Winner of FiveSecondProjects, “FAIL”

February 8, 2010 - By 


Colorful Illustration, simple animation and a squishy sound effect make this animation by Ross Phillips the winner. Congrats Ross!

This has been the largest FiveSecondAnimation yet! It’s so great to see new participants enter and it’s especially awesome to see the regulars trying new things. I really love watching this community grow. You all rock!

Honorable Mentions

Watch ALL of the Entries here

Posted In:  Five Second Projects
  • grats to the winner and to the HM

  • I’d say the winners are pretty FAIL

  • Congrats to all! Love the style of Ross and Katya works. Cheers!

  • Wow. these things are getting epic in scale. Artists are producing actual “Animation”

    Congrats to all.

  • Had missed the one with the ballon before.
    All great entries!

  • Congratulations to the winner !

  • I really like the winner,
    I’m a little bit surprised, because i really loved this one :
    and he’s not in this list, but it’s my personal view πŸ™‚

  • Congratulations to Ross! When are we going to know the next theme??? Im very excited to start working on my next 5 sec animation!

  • Hey Nick,
    has been a great contest!

    Just a little question:
    are you a one man jury or are the ‘sponsors’ or other involved?


  • Congrats to all ! πŸ˜‰

  • hadn’t seen the balloons yet. awesome idea!
    also like the bike a lot.

    grats everyone!
    looking forward to the next 5SP πŸ™‚

  • Gongrats to the winners and the other honorable mentions.
    I am just a bit disappointed that mt video ( isn’t even among the “all videos”… :'(

    But still looking forward to the next theme :p

  • Can’t view on my iPhone, but congrats to the winners

  • Those are great, I really enjoyed them.

  • Wow I’m so exited to see my video among the Honorable Mentions… It really means a lot to me! Thank you Nick and all of you guys that supported me (my mom did’t like it at all :P)

  • Hey Nick,

    Thanks for crowning my video the winner! It’s made my day.

  • Congrats to the winner and the honourable mentions!
    I just discovered your website few days ago and I must say, there are lots of great concepts / talents / tutorials / interviews over here!

    Hop, bookmarked! πŸ™‚

  • Hey, congrats to Ross for winning and thanks for my HM.
    It means a lot coming from this great and ever growing community. Thanks Nick.

  • Cool Congrats! Very cool concepts everybody πŸ˜€

  • Dope work. It looks like the entries are getting better each time.

  • Great videos. Congrats to everybody. I love the retro style of the winner.

  • Congrats! Was really fun. Looking forward to the next one.

  • congrats to everyone, and especially the winners !
    Looking forward to the next 5SP πŸ™‚

  • Congrats to the winner.

    Looking forward to participating in the next one.

    Note to self : Toilet humour and pain and im onto a winner. πŸ™‚

  • Any news on the next challenge?

  • excellent job guys! Your all amazing! like the baloon one it was good and the bike one hell there all good!

  • The winners was good but Im really lost on how it beat out ANY of the honorable mentions…oh well

  • Looks like I’ve missed a huge part of the community. Just added the site to my speed dial in Opera and made a vimeo page if I decide to participate in one of these 5 sec projects some day ^^

  • gratz everyone!!! great job guys! see you in the next theme!

  • Awesome! Can’t wait for the next one! When is it?

  • Great job and congrats to the winner and the honorable mentions! I had fun and learned a lot and I’m excited to see what the next theme will be…

  • A little surprised “Too Late” didn’t win, great piece. Congrats to the winner and kudos to Nick for hosting the contest and great tutorials.
    And, of course, yeeeyyyyy!!!
    Looking forward to the next 5SP

  • Congrats to the winner. I thought that failing sperm will take the gold for sure. well….some other time i guess


  • Only three out of 5 of the honorable mentions are loading in my browser (Chrome) I’m missing the 1st and 5th. Congrats to the winner!

    I thought “Too Late” would win too. Really slick

  • buenos trabajos the gorilla . un saludo desde MΓ©xico, tus tutoriales me han ayudado. un abraso ciao

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