I have to admit the first time I saw the latest BBC F1 title sequence, I was a bit underwhelmed – as soon as Fleetwood Mac’s ancient riff from “The Chain” starts up I was ready to glaze over. However I happened to be lucky enough to be in the presence of one of Intro’s head honchos and director of this piece who took me back to the beginning and gave me a break down of some of the clever things that they’d done. So clever, in fact, that I had missed them completely… Continue reading “Intro – BBC Formula 1 2015 Titles” »
It seems like Territory have been working on some more top notch motion graphics for the big screen. Having just finished future tech look for all the screen graphics on box office hit Ex Machina, they have also been working on a small but just as intriguing project called Miles
It’s a proof of concept short film called Miles, directed by Oliver Daly with screen graphics, holograms and end titles by Territory and VFX photographer Andrew Gant shooting with a new Xbox Kinect piece of tech called Depth Kit. Continue reading “Territory – Miles Concept Film” »
Yes, its See No Evil time again – something to brighten up these dull weeks until spring is upon us… This time round is the hugely talented artist/director Greg Barth. I posted the promotional video he created for online Belgian music platform “Hello Play” as an example of his work – of course there are many more weird and wonderful music videos, experimental comedy and whatnot on his website. Continue reading “See No Evil Feb 2015 Get Together With Greg Barth” »
Inspired by the ingenious repetitive rhythms of Steve Reich’s ‘Music for 18 Musicians’, director Frédéric Bonpapa was first motivated to make this film 12 years ago. Frédéric has been working in VFX in Paris for over 10 years, but moved to London last year.
Fuelled by Frédéric’s VFX skills (working in SoftImage, Mental Ray and Nuke) and a love for music, he has created this wonderful piece of minimal experimental storytelling, which he describes as “a synaesthetic experience”. We spoke to the director to find out the intention and the process behind the work… Continue reading “Frédéric Bonpapa – Light Motif – Animated Film” »
Well it seems like the BassAwards are going from strenght to strength and providing a really good international alternative to the Promax awards.
This year apart from an even stronger line up of international judges, dotmogo has managed to negotiate three free entries to the awards – worth 90 Euros each in the Earlybird phase!
All you have to do is to leave a comment below saying what criteria the judges should be looking for in amazing TV motion design, and the Bassawards will pick the best three as winners. Try and be as original as you can.
Above you can see the promotional video done by the UK’s Weareseventeen – an orgy of natural textures, elements and inspiring words. Continue reading “BassAwards 2015 – Free Entry Competition” »