Strange Beast – Fly Robot Fly Ikea Commercial

December 1, 2015 by Tim Rabjohns | 0 comments

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” »

See No Evil Xmas – Merlin Crossingham (Aardman) & Parallel Teeth

November 25, 2015 by Tim Rabjohns | 0 comments

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” »

Nucco Brain – At First Sight Animation

November 4, 2015 by Tim Rabjohns | 0 comments

At First Sight tells the story of Brian, a typical 21st century hipster, who is struggling with a mobile phone addiction.  While absorbed with the small screen he finds himself incapable of enjoying the beautiful world that surrounds him. Brian’s multiple encounters with reality are disrupted by his phone, luring him back to the virtual world. However, his journey to work takes an unexpected turn as his smartphone uncontrollably rebels.. Continue reading “Nucco Brain – At First Sight Animation” »

Panoply – A Guide To Happy & Genesis Animations

October 20, 2015 by Tim Rabjohns | 0 comments

Panoply is a fairly new addition to the London motion scene – creatively lead by  – Mark Lindner and Renaud Futterer who previously freelanced for many years at places like ManvsMachine and Weareseventeen.  Recently they sent in a couple of very different self initiated projects which they made to show off their skills… Continue reading “Panoply – A Guide To Happy & Genesis Animations” »

Kazoo – Anno 2205 E3 Trailer Graphics

September 29, 2015 by Tim Rabjohns | 1 Comment


How would a traveller have felt in 2430 BC walking up to the construction site of the great pyramid of Khufu for the first time? Or what did sailors think when their ships sailed past Constantinople’s newly finished great dome of the Hagia Sophia in 1260? Continue reading “Kazoo – Anno 2205 E3 Trailer Graphics” »