A quick blast of co-branded vehicular porn combining live action and CG directed, designed and animated by Anders Schroder and the Frame crew in collaboration with fellow Danes Ghost VFX, who contributed look development, character animation and composites of their renders. [Read more]
London 3D specialists Neon throw their talents for seamless 3D/live action integration at the timeless question “How does one describe the wool production process in an entertaining way?”
Neon MD Tom Bridges: “We were careful not to go over the top with the animation – it’s a piece of wool, after all – but we wanted to give it some character to create some drama. We also found it a challenge to tell our story in a visually exciting way – whilst relating it to the industrial processes going on in the background.
“The technical challenges were myriad. Not least was the wool staple itself, which was an unruly combination of animation and simulation. We shot footage in Biella, Italy and in Huddersfield in the UK. Getting all this footage to intercut with our fully CGI set pieces took a lot of finessing.
To mark 75 years in the agency business, the Jack Morton crew invited 14 motion studios and artists to collaborate on this snappy self-congratulatory opus by having each one visualize a line from the script.
And just who were these esteemed studios and artists? Glad you asked: The talent includes Shotopop, Onesize, Cake, PlusOne, Tavo Studio, Thomas Valente, Beakus, Uli Henrik Streckenbach, Bliink, Jacques Parys, Cumi, Toxic, Fred & Eric, Floris+Menno with Box of Toys bringing the audio and sound design. [Read more]
“This short was designed for Jack Morton’s Consumer Marketing and explains why human experience has now become the heart of social currency. It’s these experiences that give us something to talk about in the digital space. They breed consumer loyalty and word of mouth.” [Read more]
The Collider Conference and Job Fair launched yesterday (June 10) at the Hotel Pennsylvania in New York with this stirring and epic title sequence setting the tone. Many thanks from all of us at Stash to the intrepid production team lead by creative boutique Neon, director Rob Chiu and Box of Toys Audio who rose way [Read more]