Strange Beast directors Shy The Sun apply their signature fascination with organic detail to create a lush CG music video about Amumu, a lonely young mummy with anger issues. Produced as part of The Music of League of Legends Volume 1 album.
The Quarter is a new collective of writers, directors, designers and animators launched by NY’s Nola Pictures. Charlie Curran, EP/founder at Nola, says the focus is on "insightful execution, especially in non-traditional media. We try to tailor the message by catering to and entertaining the specific audiences that frequent these destinations." Example: Spike TV viral […] [Read more]
Manhattan’s Rhinofx released the fourth webisode of ATI’s Ruby-driven action-adventures called "Cold Blooded" today. The series – launched in 2004 by Rhinofx and CD/director Harry Dorrington and designed to showcase the brawn of ATI’s 3D gaming accelerators – has spawned the expected crop of Ruby merchandise as well as strangely anachronistic “Miss Ruby” contests where […] [Read more]
Have you noticed the high quality 3D work coming out of Sydney-based Fuel VFX these last few months? Here’s a quick recap: Sony, Johnny Walker, Sony (again), and now this spot (first of two) for Wrigley’s Extra with its adorable vinyl toy inspired food items. Nice work Fuel. Director: Jonathan Baker DOP: Nigel BluckProducer: […] [Read more]
In Finland they use a "jatkuu" (Finnish for "pause" or "to be continued") to signal the start or end of a TV commercial break. Here is a whole string of short and off-the-wall jatkuu made for the Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma in Helsinki by Fake Graphics and aired on Channel 4 in Finland. [Read more]
Audi A5 “Lines” is one hell of a CG beauty from The Mill London directed by Blink’s Lynn Fox. Inspired by the fine lines of the new Audi A5, the design of “Lines” was a collaboration between Lynn Fox and James Sindle and Mikko Martikainen of The Mill’s 3D team. Made in Maya, and composited […] [Read more]
I’m a total sucker for Friends With You, they seem to release the perfect amount of lunacy every so often that keeps me coming back for more. A few months ago I posted on FEED the news of their South Beach hot-air balloon take-over, this week with the launch of their new website those of […] [Read more]
I’m not sure how many people believed a 60 foot marionette could be puppetted through the streets of Reykjavik by helicopters but had I seen this clip when it was released last fall on YouTube I would have wanted to. It’s a spectacular idea for an art project or publicity stunt etc. Turns out in […] [Read more]