You may or may not know that Adam Buxton has a real obsession with David Bowie – so much so that he even appears on Celebrity Mastermind with a specialist subject of “Bowie in the 1970’s” Coupled with his beautifully understated Bowie impersonation and the amazing animation skills of the McLeod Brothers – you get one of the funniest imaginary sketches in the life of David Bowie, I’ve ever seen. Continue reading “Adam Buxton – David Bowie Animation” »
New Year – new See No Evil. February brings a presentation by the energetically irrepressible
Blue Zoo. I think it’s fair to say that these guys are market leaders in children’s animation – as you will see from their 2015 retrospective reel. They have a playful edge to everything that they do – and lord knows we all need a bit more fun in our lives at the moment what with it being January, the immigrant crisis and the weird weather!
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Well another year has sped past – and although I’m not overly fond of “review of the year” type lists – this time round I thought it would be interesting to delve into the dotmogo website stats and see which posts were viewed the most times – a truly democratic look at the best of dotmogo 2015…
I’ve listed them in order here – first up was the exceptionally classy Miles Concept Film by Territory – mixing animation, live action and break-through Kinect cameras – very cool. Continue reading “Most Viewed Posts on dotmogo in 2015” »
I love it when a plan comes together – and in this case the creative stars were aligned when Mother, representing Ikea, approached Strange Beast and Daren Rabinovitch of Encyclopedia Pictura with a playful script showcasing Ikea’s new toy range. The spot follows a Robot who is taught how to fly by his Bat and Eagle friends. The characters are hand crafted costumes worn and puppeteered by actors, and the environments are a mixture of live action sets and detailed Matte Paintings. Continue reading “Strange Beast – Fly Robot Fly Ikea Commercial” »
So for the last See No Evil of the year they have lined up Merlin Crossingham from Aardman Animations who has worked on many Wallace and Gromit movies as creative director, Morph and many other claymation commercials. Here’s some festive Aaardman Creature Comforts for you to get you in the zone… Continue reading “See No Evil Xmas – Merlin Crossingham (Aardman) & Parallel Teeth” »