Charlie Mawer & Andy Bryant – TV Brand Builders Book

April 19, 2016 by Tim Rabjohns | 0 comments

Last week I did something pretty unusual – I was invited to a book launch about TV Branding.  As many of you will know who have tried to read up on it – there is a paucity of material on all matters television marketing – and what there is often quite stuffy and academic.  This is why I recomend Charlie Mawer and Andy Bryant’s (of RedBee fame) book TV Brand Builders. Continue reading “Charlie Mawer & Andy Bryant – TV Brand Builders Book” »

RedBee Creative – CBBC Rebrand

April 12, 2016 by Tim Rabjohns | 0 comments

The Rebranding of BBC’s CBBC is quite a big deal.  Why? well CBBC and CBeebies are still the only ad-free children’s channels on TV and the most watched in terms of numbers.  Another reason is that the children watching CBBC the last time they refreshed the channel identity will have left university by now, and the world has moved on quite a lot since then. Continue reading “RedBee Creative – CBBC Rebrand” »

Six Fingers – Race For The Whitehouse Titles

April 5, 2016 by Tim Rabjohns | 0 comments

Here’s a topical piece of animation – a title sequence for a documentary series that follows the US elections  by Dave Penn (AKA Six Fingers) called “Race For The Whitehouse”. Even better – it narrated by Frank Underwood himself – Kevin Spacey. Continue reading “Six Fingers – Race For The Whitehouse Titles” »

BassAwards 2016 Call For Entries

March 29, 2016 by Tim Rabjohns | 0 comments

The BassAwards are back.  As this is their fourth year – you can’t really say they are newcomers to the motion design awards scene anymore – and considering by their latest judging panel the stakes are getting higher…
For those of you who have not entered before the BassAwards are a truly International Motion Graphics, Animation and Broadcast Design awards body.  Why not have a look at last year’s winners? Continue reading “BassAwards 2016 Call For Entries” »

Google ATAP & The Mill – Help 360º VR Film

March 23, 2016 by Tim Rabjohns | 0 comments

So, unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, it’s no surprise that one of the big topics at the South By South West (SXSW) festival recently was Virtual Reality – VR.  As with most technologies there needs to be a close collab between the people making the tech and the people with interesting stories.  This latest intermingling of The Mill, Google ATAP (Advanced Technology and Projects group) and Director Justin Lin into a 360 degree film called “HELP” seems to have done just that in an explosive way. Continue reading “Google ATAP & The Mill – Help 360º VR Film” »