MY NOMINEE FOR BEST PERFORMANCE IN BROADCAST DESIGN

Monkbot does damn tasty design work but they struck gold when they cast this alien woman for a broadcast package for Space (Canada’s sci-fi network).  The package is a finalist at this year’s BDAs. Other character design and Character Animation by Guru.   [Read more]

POND5

This sounds cool – Pond5 is a new twist on the stock footage site. It allows any motion artist (animated or live action) to upload and sell their footage online. The cool thing here is you can take some of those endless tests and pitches sitting on the server, post them to the Pond5 site, […] [Read more]

anything new under the sun?

Memes alive! Check out the sparse and supremely sinister Sonic Mutation video for Kode9 directed by Mo Stoebe and Jasmin Jodry. Wait for it, the mutations are stunning. The economical B+W cinematography has the same calculated precision of a run-of-the-mill CGI wankfest but its gritty machine fetish is executed with an understatement unseen since Chris […] [Read more]

BEE-HATERS REJOICE!

Who in the 3D world (or any world) does not want to crawl screaming under the frigging couch when the Nasonex bee comes on? Well now, after much bee-bashing online and off, sweet relief is at hand. Word is Rhythm + Hues just landed the job to redo the wretched insect. Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Visit those […] [Read more]

UNICORN CREATES RAINBOW

            A unicorn farting a rainbow from Kangaroo Alliance. [Read more]

HELLO MOTO

Motomichi Nakamura, Brooklyn’s favorite VJ/animator, has a new music video for Swedish duo The Knife. His reductionist style and  signature red, black and white pallet get a boost from a crazed narrative about pain and a sacred apple and, well, go watch it… [Read more]

Warhammer Teaser

Check out the great teaser created by Digic Pictures. www.digicpictures.com   [Read more]

BOYS IN THE ATTIK

Three new spots for cinema and TV designed to inspire boy-racer types to get off the couch and customize their Scion. Directed by ATTIK co-founder/GCD Simon Needham with smooth help from Shilo on "xA Shadow", Stardust on "xB Swarm" and Bl:nd on "tC Shark." VFX co Hydraulx finished the spots. Watch Shadow Watch Swarm Watch […] [Read more]