Yker Moreno updates

Yker Moreno the current art director at Buck NY has updated his personal site: www.djspinbalon.com. Loads of interesting and fresh Buck content from Moreno, the most eye-catching being his various case designs for Buck reels both new and old.  (Sidenote: If like me, you find yourself a total sucker for flashy packaging you probably already […] [Read more]

PLANET IN FOCUS SIGNAL FILM

Here’s a look at the signal film from the 2006 Planet in Focus International Environmental Film & Video Festival that wrapped up last week in Toronto. The trailer was created by the talented Warren Brown – whose portfolio also includes the Rorschach blot/water stained wallpaper opening titles from David Cronenberg’s Spider.  [Read more]

GO GO NINJA DINOSUAR FROM NEXUS

New from Nexus director Carolina Melis, a super-saturated cheery Four Tet promo for the track Go Go Ninja Dinosaur. Four Tet is one of many musical acts  that are contributing their musical talents (as curated by Belle and Sebastian’s Mick Cooke) to raise funds for the charity "Save The Children" [Read more]

CMT: THE NEXT CHAPTER

The newest wave of CMT IDs from EyeballNYC is up here. A nice progession in their line of strong work for the country music cabler. [Read more]

NANDO NEWS

Nondo Costa, who has been camped out in Portland, Oregon at his own studio since January, sends this series of beautifully drafted monochrome clips for your viewing pleasure. He created them as part of Nike’s in-store winter campaign. Watch Rain Watch Snow Watch Wind [Read more]

RUPERT SANDERS FOR PLAYSTATION3

I have to admit, I enjoy the uneasy feeling these new PS3 spots induce. Solid FX work from Asylum, especially with Baby Doll. Here are the other 2: Rubik’s and Eggs Agency: TBWA\Chiat\Day, Los AngelesProduction Company: MJZ Director: Rupert SandersPost-production: Final Cut Editor: Rick Russell Colorist: Stefan Sonnenfeld Visual Effects: Asylum FX Supervisor: Robert John […] [Read more]

MV / Waverly Films for Rapture

Brooklyn based Waverly Films‘ director Ben Dickinson completes second video for the Rapture. Whoo! Alright – Yeah… Uh Huh A nice music video with a simple but fun concept (reminds me of summer). Wonderful graphics that play like 70s hand animated graphics and all the analog textures that goes with it. Cinematography is pretty faithful […] [Read more]

THE MILL ROLLS INTO LA LA LAND

The superlative VFX peeps at The Mill will no doubt be shaking up the west coast VFX scene when they officially open a facility in LA in Jan ’07 by moving 12 current staffers from the New York and London studios. (Quick facts: the London office opened in 1990,NY office opened in 2002 with a […] [Read more]