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Best of Stash 2016: Title Design

With over 450 scripted series airing in the US during 2016, it’s safe to say a show’s title sequence is more crucial than ever in helping it stand apart from the pack. Here’s the most interesting work we found this year plus three exceptional event titles that also deserve your love. [Read more]

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Ed Ulbrich Joins Deluxe to Lead Visual Effects and Virtual Reality

From the release: Los Angeles, CA – June 20, 2016 – Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. (Deluxe) announces that former Digital Domain CEO Ed Ulbrich has joined the company as President and General Manager, Deluxe Visual Effects, reporting to Deluxe CEO John Wallace. He will lead Deluxe’s Method Studios and Iloura, and unify global VFX […] [Read more]

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Stash Classic: METHOD “WE’RE IN THIS TOGETHER”

Back in 2011 the creative force known as Three Legged Legs (Casey Hunt, Greg Gunn and Reza Rasoli) shut the doors after a six-year run. Before they parted ways, the trio directed and animated this impossibly infectious anthem for Method Cleaners shown on Virgin America flights. [Read more]

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Method Design and Danny Yount for FX Network’s “Tyrant”

The Method Design team in New York twist classical Middle Eastern architecture into a hyper-detailed and carefully lit 3D broadcast promo toolkit designed by Danny Yount and Prodigal Pictures for FX Network’s new drama “Tyrant.”

According to Method: “The abstract frames will allow for the addition of text elements and a set of transitional elements were also provided. The artists paid particular attention to creating a detailed version of the logo treatment which is revealed front and center. The Method crew’s toolkit included Maya, V-Ray and Nuke.” [Read more]

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Timber Hires EP Chris Webb

New LA design and VFX company Timber ramps up with the hire of veteran EP Chris Webb who moves back to the west coast from Method in Chicago. [Read more]

Method Reveal Their “Childlike Imagination” for GE

In terms of screen time, feature-level VFX dominate this spot but somehow never really steal the spotlight, always serving the story and enhancing the young narrator’s sense of wonder and pride. Nice work from: BBDO, director Dante Ariola, Method Studios, music house Barking Owl, and editor Rick Lawley @ Whitehouse. [Read more]