PEE ON ME. PLEASE.

Digital Domain VFX super Eric Barba steps into the director’s chair for this golden poke at self-important tech ads from Amalgamated USA.   [Read more]

ECKO GOES TO HEAVENSPOT

*eckoTV, Episode 3 is the latest chapter in Marc Ecko’s DVD adventure exploring elements of pop culture like action sports, street art and uh, rainbows. Here’s the show packaging from Hollywood interactive agency Heavenspot. Watch OPEN 1 Watch OPEN 2 Watch BUMPER 1 Watch BUMPER 2 [Read more]

INTERMEDIATE BROADCAST DESIGNER IN TORONTO

Toronto based Insight Sports is currently seeking a candidate to complete high-quality, highly creative, on-time design materials for Broadcast and other projects as needed. Qualifications: – Strong communication skills – Expert in After Effects, Premier Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator – Knowledge of Maya or 3D Studio Max – Familiar and comfortable with Broadcast Techs and Standards, […] [Read more]

NEW LIPS AND BEEPS AT HEAD GEAR

Head Gear always manage to mix the fun with the smart and do it in unfussy and nonderivatve ways that makes me glad. Here’s some new work up on their newly re-done site. Watch the Blistex campaign Watch Recruit Ireland "Beep" Thanks to Glossy for the tip. [Read more]

SHILO ACTION

Jake Munsey and Fuel TV continue to provide designers and animators with airspace to sow their wild oats. This is the new 3D Action Sports Awards opening from CDs Andre Stringer and Jose Gomez at Shilo. [Read more]

AMAUTALAB

Don’t know how I missed these guys but I did. Amautalab, aka Carlos Battilana, Martin Jalfen and Julian Montesano, is a one-year old studio HQed in LA with offices in Buenos Aires and Lima (with plans for expansion into Asia and Europe). Lots of work up at their site but here are some direct links […] [Read more]

PUT WIGGLE IN YOUR WALK

Have you ever wondered if those storefront mannequins are real people or plastic –or a combination of the two? The new effects-based spot for sugar-free Jell-O out of LA-based Trio Films plays into this confusion by magically morphing plastic models into real dancing beauties. The transformed break out of a picture window display and wiggle […] [Read more]

MPC TRACKING VFX TALENT IN US and CANADA

London-based The Moving Picture Co. is staffing up for feature projects including THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: PRINCE CASPIAN, Tim Burton’s SWEENEY TODD and Roland Emmerich’s 10,000 BC. They’re looking for applications from Maya and Shake artists with at least two years experience in the following postions: CG supervisors, compositors, lead and supervising animators, crowd tds, […] [Read more]