There is no mistaking the pitch work of Brooklyn-based Brazilian director/AD/illustrator/artist and co-founder of ROOF, Vinicius Costa. Each carefully crafted piece combines infinite detail and pumped-up palettes to create enigmatic and whimsical 3D worlds that demand closer inspection.
The riot on Rivington Street continues. Psyop takes an early lead in the long race to next season’s awards shows with this spectacular 3D epic for Coke. No doubt, comparisons will be made to Honda "GRRR" and I’m sure Smith & Foulkes will be happy for the compliment. Read all the details. Agency: Wieden+Kennedy, Amsterdam […] [Read more]
Not sure how joie de vive translates into Italian but Milan-based animation director Lorenzo Fonda has it by the bowl full. This is his new short for US swimwear maker Sundek. It pushes the hand-drawn look and narrative kookiness of his previous Nike Shox work to a place that activates all my smile muscles. [Read more]
Although none of the remixed trailer winners look much different than the official trailers, I’m gonna go with the audience choice – “A Civil War Of The Mind” by Peter Butler of Austin, TX – as the one that most makes me want to see the flick. Kudos to RES and Jumpcut for the contest. […] [Read more]
Trampoline removal, ball replacement, digital rims, jump trajectory adjustment – Radium racks up the unlimited multiple-court talents of one lucky player wearing the new Adidas 1 basketball shoe in this new online viral, and the webhits are just starting to build up for "Three Courts" on YouTube and Google Video. (hmmm, I wonder if Radium […] [Read more]
Every year in Monterey, CA, 1000 people attend the TED conference to hear brilliant speakers present the latest ideas in technology, entertainment, design, business, science and the arts. The trouble of course is it costs the bomb to get into TED and the conference sells out about a year in advance. But as of this […] [Read more]