This is the sort of competition that all production companies should be doing – looking for new graduate talent and giving them a platform to get noticed. NewD is the brainchild of Steve Smith the founder of Beakus – one of the UK’s busiest independent animation studios.
They wanted to unearth the finest, most exciting animation talent coming out of UK courses today. Part of the deal is an offer of a paid internship program at the studio, and ultimately potential of commercial representation. Continue reading “Beakus – NewD Graduate Animation Competition” »
As you mostly know – dotmogo only posts work with some sort of UK involvement – and this new music video for “What I Want” by Sydney band Artefact – is no different…it amassed over 100,000 online views in the first week of release. Continue reading “Carl Productions – Artefact’s Animated Music Video” »
I’m sure there’s many a time in your career as a director you have submitted scripts that are entirely surreal, over the top and never likely to get made. What happens when the client comes back and actually wants to commission you and make your treatment (almost) as is….? Continue reading “Steve Scott – Britain’s Got Talent Animated Trailer” »
Do you like looping animations? Of course you do! Long before Vine came along with their infuriatingly short loop length visual creatives had figured that animation was a brilliant medium to create narrative loops. Amy Knight from London animation studio Animade contacted us to say that they were bringing the rather wonderful LoopDeLoop animation challenge to London. Continue reading “Animade Presents LoopdeLoop Animation Competition” »
I know that you might think we couldn’t possibly fit any more creative studios in East London, but it seems there is still room for experienced freelancers that set up on their own. Most recently is Pryce Duncalf’s animation and VFX studio called Munk – he’s been in the industry for 13 years freelancing in animating commercials, visual effects, content, promos and channel identity with over 20 awards to his name. Continue reading “Munk – New Shoreditch VFX & Animation Studio” »