Craig Robinson co-stars with CG critters from The Mill in this :30 confection from Noam Murro for Supercell’s “Hay Day” iOS and Android game thru agency Barton F. Graf 9000.
Chris Bayol, lead 3D artist at The Mill: “It was an incredibly interesting challenge making a cartoony design look photo-real and believable. Just a small part of the process was using skin simulations to make the skin wobble and stretch as it would on a real animal.” [Read more]
Created with a combination of keyframe animation and dynamics by a small team at the Mill+, this inventive and pristinely rendered title sequence provided the centerpiece for the 2014 D&AD awards handed out earlier this week. Director Nils Kloth: “Every year the D&AD titles are a fantastic opportunity for us to [Read more]
The Mill’s invasion of Chicago continues with the addition of senior producer Tracey Khan (returning from a stint at Framestore) and lead compositor Gary Kelly (formerly with Nexus in London). [Read more]
The Mill continues to grow in Chicago upping Jared Yeater (above) from EP to managing director, importing Krystina Wilson from The Mill New York as the new EP and promoting Andrew Sommerville from senior producer to head of production. [Read more]
The Titanfall/Xbox One media avalanche continues with another NY Times article and this happy :60 complete with towering pet CG mechs and lots of casual urban destruction from The Mill in league with Hungry Man director Wayne McClammy backed by Sinatra singing “My Shadow and Me.” David Lawson, 3D lead [Read more]