FAKE MAKES BREAKS

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]

LYNNFOX DRAWS PRETTY WITH THE MILL

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]

FRIENDS WITH YOU UPDATES

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]

FEELING MANIPULATED?

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]

ADSPACE: MOTION DESIGNER NEEDED

The Adspace Mall Network (http://www.adspacenetworks.com/) is looking for a talented motion designer in the New York City area. Reporting to the EVP of Marketing, this individual will be an in-house designer of :15-second commercials to be placed on the Adspace Mall Network.  The commercials are effectively animated posters that can incorporate both still and moving […] [Read more]

volcanos, flying coconuts and winding vines oh my!

Union and MJZ have teamed up to create this new corona ad. The title of the ad "finishing touch", is a branding piece for Corona which has a total of twelve spots built around the concept. Asylum "did some amazing and complex effects, including the fish and volcano, flying coconuts, vines winding their way up […] [Read more]

SHOTTER AND FACTORY ROLL OUT ANKLE INJURY

Here’s an intricate take on pixelation from London-based director Wade Shotter, formerly a freelance illustrator and agency AD now repped by Factory Films in the UK and Fish ‘n’ Clips downunder. The track is "Ankle Injury" by Fujiya & Miyagi and the animation comes courtesy of Aukland’s versatile Yukfoo. The band’s previous video by Brighton […] [Read more]

ZUNE 2.0

Here’s the first of the brand new wave of Zune virals/spots breaking over the next couple weeks  – it’s a kind of Saturday-morning-Tim-Burton thing from Punga in Buenos Aires and launches this aft on zune-arts.net (you may recognize the undead teddybear from the Punga site). The track is “Lex” by NYC’s Ratatat. The Agency is […] [Read more]