It’s no secret that BDA (formerly Bruce Dunlop Associates) has been under a lot of changes recently. Bruce Dunlop has left and a whole new team of designers and creative director has been hired. On top of that they have also moved out of their Soho stronghold to the West – near to White City. Continue reading “BDA – Bahrain Formula 1 Promo” »
Following our post on Sam Blain recently I went to meet Richard White, Creative Director at Earth. Is turns out that they had just completed an exciting promo for the BBC’s Queen’s Baton Relay – a sort of Commonwealth Games version of the Olympic torch relay.
It’s a 30 second romp through all the countries that make up the Commonwealth – including the individual countries with in the UK. It has a real feelgood factor to it and they have managed to pick features of each country that instantly tell you which country you are in, the Taj Mahal, The Angel of the North etc which is no mean feat considering how quickly you pass through them! Continue reading “Earth – BBC Queen’s Baton Relay Promo” »
Finally, I’ve finished my self imposed exile into a darkened room with only the Bassawards judging platform for company and come out the other side! It’s always a long process, but I was honoured to have been asked on behalf of dotmogo to judge all the entries. As expected a huge variety of styles and ideas – mostly to a high standard.
Here’s a special post showcasing the Gold winners of this motion graphics, animation and broadcast design awards. That’s not to say that there wasn’t a lot of other very interesting work to see from around the globe, in those that did not win. The best thing to do is go to the Bassawards website winner’s page and have a look at as many of the other pieces as you can.
You’ve got to admit “Russian investment company” dosn’t do much to excite most creatives when they see that at the top of a briefing document. Director Elie Zaccour however, thought that he could harness Sferiq’s desire to nurture fast-moving businesses with a creative mindset, especially in technology, art and architecture to make something more creative. Continue reading “Elie Zaccour – Sferiq Brand Film” »
Another day, another new studio to dotmogo – how many of you that we don’t know about out there…? This time round we were very happy that DesignStudio got in touch – set up about five years ago by Ben Wright and Paul Stafford and in the business of motion graphics, animation and print.
For their first send-in they gave us “Hachinoko”, in collaboration with Jack Featherstone – a darkly humourous music video for electronic duo Simian Mobile Disco & German house legend, Roman Flügel. Continue reading “DesignStudio – Hachinoko-Video for Simian Mobile Disco & Romain Flügel” »