There's an interview with Danny Yount, "one of the top title sequence designers for film and television," on the Sherlock Holmes end credit sequence at The Art of the Title Sequence.
And in this video from FORA.tv (via FilmmakerIQ), Yount talks bout his 'creative process, taking us step by step through his inspiration, pitches, frames and storyboards to the final outcome. He won an Emmy for his concept, design and direction of HBO's Six Feet Under, which has been termed "television's most gorgeous opening sequence". He has also won many notable industry awards for his work, including a TDC, BDA Gold, D&AD Silver and 3 Gold AIGA awards. His recent sequences for feature film Iron Man were profiled in Creativity Magazine's top 5.'