2017 Motion Awards for News Graphics:
The six-part CNN docuseries has a title sequence directed, designed and animated by David Penn.
Learn about the accomplishments of Josephine Baker in this quirky animation by Culture Trip
A great quirky music video here from Olly Robertson for Cable street collective
Some really nice edgy, quirky cutout animation here from Yellowlab
Method Studios’ New York team recently designed the intricate opening titles for “El Chapo,” a new series from Univision and Netflix that retells the story of notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman.
Some great work here from ATK PLN – utilizing a variety of techniques to raise awareness of drunk driving.
Sometimes you make a dot, and that dot takes small steps. And sometimes, you make a whole video featuring that dot – but you’re not really allowed to say who you made it for, or even what it’s about. You might not even be able to include the voiceover, or really anything for that matter — other than the animation and sound design.This may, or may not, be one of those times.
An exploration of the disparity and the difference that gender, regardless of party, can make.
This film for Florida Hospital mixes cinematic visuals and holographic CG to imagine an inspiring future of healthcare.
Watch ZL1 engineer Tony Roma and Formula Drift racer Conrad Grunewald demonstrate the latest Chevrolet Driving Dynamics technologies as they hit Willow Springs International Race Track with Corvette and Camaro.
Lots of plexusy goodness in this techy, data driven animation for Prozone by Rich Hinchcliffe.
Some great animated data here from Tendril in this animation for Open Text about information!
Another great sequence for The Division – by Patrick Clair
Beautiful abstract animation that fits the concept perfectly from Golden Wolf!
This is a 2.30min commercial made for Audi and BBH. Celebrating their amazing dominance of Le Mans.
Minimal and abstract Op-Art patterns work together with large typography creating a dramatic result.
Dynamic and graphic splits of images to mix to live action.
Embraces an “un-design” philosophy
An explainer video for YORA, a new sustainable pet food.
Paul Goldsmith’s final project on the School of Motion Animation Bootcamp course.
This fun animation shows how a simple blood test can help diagnose the disease and determine the right treatment plan.
Some very nice 2D motion graphics mixed with live action to make for a pretty dynamic piece for Shopify
A very nice personal project from Yanic Fridman, combining 3D and 2D motion graphics.
Some really nice technical/data motion graphics to sound in this animation from Yanic Fridman.
A great title sequence by The Other House for ‘Project Blue Book’
Dynamic motion graphics for credits with mixed media.
Great animation outlining how we can all make a difference by reducing, reusing and recycling!
Some nice visualization of data from Peprally
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Some really nice transitions in this series of brand vignettes for BBC knowledge.
These are the original sequences animated by Robert Grieves.
The series won Outstanding Motion Design at the 2015 Emmys.
A nice piece of motion graphics from Moving Colour detailing highlights from the life of Katherine Johnson realised in a quirky cutout style.
A visual essay exploring the future technology of synthetic biology.
By Vasil Hnatiuk
A quirky animation about human rights, featuring zebras.
Story (based on an original script by APC): Frdric Dubois
Illustration/Animation: Macaia Studio
Sound design: Hannes Schulze
Voice: Thaddea Tsering
Large headline type edges along US landscapes and GV’s from the show. Nice tracking and compositing job from Elastic.
Nice 3d colourful animation with pulling and pushing assets into the scene.
By Bite&Bark – Illustrations: Lee Roberts, Ash Spurr
3D: Alex Shackleton, Richard Taylor, Nick Quayle, Alex Hilbert
Animation: Alfonso Petrovita, Nick Quayle
Nice work from Territory Studios. Working across 15 sets, Territory delivered over 100 assets for onset playback
Film on the history and future of Audi’s light technology. Lots of motion graphics and trapcode plugins.
Black & white disruptive video effects from Elastic.
Explainer video for Swiss Fin Lab, that promotes their ZOA service. By Explain Ninja.
Credifux Brand Film by Gen Design Studio, featuring some great use of 3D dynamics.
A video for Scelido by Kyu Hwa Ki
A great animation for Carlsberg with lots of cutouts. By Assembly.
Title sequence showing the deconstruction of Manhatten.
Design Studio: Elastic, Executive Creative Director: Angus Wall, Creative Director: Lisa Bolan, Art Director: Heidi Berg, Designer: Felix Soletic, Composite and Animation: Yongsub Song, Charles Khoury, Piero Desopo, Alex Silver, Rachel Brickel, Editor: Lauren Dellara
Series of short adverts for US bank, Wells Fargo. Lovely textures and transitions.
Directed by We Are Royale
Creative Director: Brien Holman
Producer: Jen Beall
Art Director: Heather Aquino
Designers: Rury Lee, Jackie Doan
Character Animation: Tyler Morgan, Andrew Embury
2D Animation: Tyler Morgan, Andrew Embury, Handel Eugene
3D Animation: Patrick Clarke, Andrew Embury, Handel Eugene
Beautiful animation created by Han Del Eugene.
This video is part of a series of three pieces designed to raise awareness and engage with the audiences ahead of the WWI Centenary celebrations.
Client: MOD, Produced for BFBS TV (2016)
Unfortunately this little guy never saw the light of day but thought the project was too pretty to leave in the archives. The spot focused on getting internet to more people and how two thirds of the world is without access. (We removed the VO and client info) .. Enjoy!
Directed by Gunner
Illustration: Ian Sigmon
2D Animation: Nick Forshee, Ian Sigmon, Josh Jouppi
3D Animation: Nick Forshee, Josh Jouppi
Sound Design & Music: Bryan & Steve
“Blue is the world’s favourite colour”
Moth worked with CNN and Dr. James Fox to produce a film for their Colour Scope series.
London design/vfx studio Blue Spill design title sequence for Alison Klayman’s Netflix original, Take Your Pills. More of their work @ bluespill.co.uk
Design director: Allison Brownmoore
Flame Artist: Anthony Brownmoore
Designers: Joe Nowacki, Oliver Weinfeld, Sylvain Doussa
Post Production Assistant: Anna Maros
A personal project from Niklas Arthurson outlining his year.
Lots of complex data, globes and graphs in this one. Great work from Animagic Studios.
Asana’s got a whole new wardrobe! Giant Ant worked with them to help launch their sexy new look with a gradienty swoopy motiony extravaganza.
Agency: Giant Ant
Creative Direction: Jorge Canedo Estrada & Jay Grandin
Producer: Liam Hogan
Concept Art: Jay Grandin, Jorge Canedo Estrada, Rafael Mayani & Shawn Hight
Design: Rafael Mayani
Additional Design: Jorge Canedo Estrada
Animation: Jorge Canedo Estrada, Nicholas Ferreira & Matt James
Brand video made for Panda’s rebranding by Saffron Brand Consultants
One dancer and a hula hoop.
Director: Daniela Villanueva, Mara Soler, Dancers: Brecken Rivara, Tiana Zoumer, Production: Csar Moheno Pl,Camera: Pamela Albarran, Music: Julian Placencia / Teen Flirt, Animation: Daniela Villanueva, Mara Soler, Alejandro Caballero, Marco Garfias, Fernando Sica, Luis Nez
This video explains how Bitcoin works in 3 minutes. Animated by Duncan Elms
Youre 23, your hearts been broken and theres a long, hard slog of study stretching out in front of you. What do you do? For Elspeth Beard, a round-the-world trip on the back of her 1974 BMW R60/6 flat-twin motorbike proved the ultimate remedy for a wounded heart and weary head.
Animated by Joe Brooks.
A excerpt from Midway: Plastic Island, a short documentary produced at CNN, designed and animated by Ignacio Osorio.
Opening sequence for a CNN mini-documentary about biometrics created by Ignacio Osorio
Our digital world is being shaped by our physical bodies. Biometrics are fast becoming the new way to identify ourselves and the industry is booming.
A personal project from Nas Alhusain detailing her observations on creativity.
A personal project from Terrence Ginja Martinho based on the book “Man Meets Woman.”
Production Co: Hornet
Director: Ege Soyuer
Executive Producer: Hana Shimizu
Head of Production: Sang-Jin Bae
Development Producer: Kristin Labriola
Producer: Niki DiCesare
Editor: Stephanie Andreou
Storyboard Artist: Ege Soyuer
Designer: Ege Soyuer, Austin Herman
Some playful hand drawn animations over live action from Gentleman Scholar.
Created by Simon Tibbs
Produced: Media Nerd
Sound: Media Nerd
A characterful explainer from Simon Tibbs integrating dynamic 3d coins into a quirky 2d world.
A Guide to Figure Skating – Brought to you by Toyota
Some great motion graphics from a documentary on the discovery of the scale of the Russian doping program.
Director: Bryan Fogel, Animations: Office of Development & Design
Some great 3D motion graphics from Feed Me Light
Creative Direction : Feed Me Light
Lead Creatives: Denis Bodart / Olivier Pirard
Supervisor: Olivier Pirard
Storyboarding: Denis Bodart
Previz: Ricardo David
3D Modeling, Animation, Lighting: Olivier Pirard
Mograph: Kris Cook
Compositing: Olivier Pirard
Sound/Music: Stelian Derenne
Beautiful 3D animated teaser for “Electric Dreams” coming soon on Amazon Prime. By We Are Royale.
We Are Royale animate a series of five groundbreaking ads designed to expand recruitment for the British Army by directly confronting the concerns of women, gays, Muslims, and those who fear they are too emotional or physically unfit to serve.
A glitzy, quirky animation advertising ‘The Game For Fame’ by Simon Tibbs.
Animator: Simon Tibbs
Client: The Game for Fame
Role: Pre-production, Art Direction, Illustration, Animation
Music: Morgan Samuel
In this quirky animation, Headspace’s co-founder, Andy Puddicombe, describes the stillness that’s present in all our minds.
Colorscope is an award-winning series exploring our perception of color and its use across cultures one shade at a time. Orange is the colour of sunsets, budget airlines, traffic cones and protestants, but it can also be toxic!
Writer and Narrator: Dr. James Fox
Producer: Sarah-Grace Mankarious
Production Company: Nexus Studios
Director: Emmanuelle Walker
Producer: Greet Kallikorm
Production Assistant: Islay Leefe-Griffiths
Executive Producer: Chris OReilly, Charlotte Bavasso
Production Company: Nexus Studios
Lot’s of animation styles combined to create this quirky animation to raise awareness for testicular cancer. Great work from StudioAKA
Commissioned by Harvest Digital on behalf of Comic Relief and the Global Partnership for Education (GPE), Slurpy Studios worked with Who Are They Productions to produce a short animated film piece to promote the GPE Education Campaign at the UN General Assembly.
Working closely with Hot House and Duncan Elms, Robert Grieves designed and animated this exciting animated journey, showcasing what Sydney’s top online marketing agency can offer, mixing a vintage aesthetic into an info graphics environment.
Designed and animated by Tynesha Foreman from an interview with Coates about his article in The Atlantic where he cites Gallup research to explain how tribalism and white supremacy paved the way for Trump.
Client: The Atlantic
Director/animator: Tynesha Foreman
Producer: Nicholas Pollock
Production Mangager Brian Jimenez
Senior producer: Ashley Bloom Kenny
Executive producer: Kasia Ceiplak-Mayr von Baldegg
Lovely work from these guys below following the infamous HO Chi Ming trail on mountain bikes.
Production: Red Bull Media House
Director: Nicholas Schrunk
Producer: Sandra Kuhn
Art Director : John Likens
Design + Animation: John Likens, Wesley Ebelhar
Reel music: Remains by Shlohmo
Your rights in the US using the 4th & 5th Amendment. Produced and Directed by: Dress Code. Lead Animator: Wes Ebelhar
Chaotic spot for Tiscis sportswear collaboration with Nike called NikeLab x RT.
Directed by JN director Luca Finotti
Nice little experimental animation based on posters by Ross Gunter. Animated & produced by Tiny Dog Creative using Newton Dynamics in After Effects.
BBC Education has got a beautiful promo for 2017. It mixes live action with 3d, animation… all around the periodic element table. Directed by weareflink.
No its not a typo.
Hungarian advert for the new McD’s Cheese burger looks great. The animation, not the burger. Cooked & served Nerdo.
Rebrand of Logo channel for LBGT community by Gretel.
It’s got a similar feel to the famous Apple commercial but this is a very elegant and well crafted piece about the recent cyclone that hit Fiji.
By Vincent London.
This commercial was completed 2 years ago but now “the making of” film has been produced which gives us a fascinating glimpse into the whole process of shooting, animating, rotoscoping and compositing of the final commercial. Look at the original first and then check out “the making of“.
Directed by Ozan Biron
Production by The Embassy
Small titles for Gunpowder a new advertising creative showcase. Animated in 2D and 3D using a variety of techniques by Art & Graft, they create a rich and modern title.
Here is another interesting video, spy stuff. Lots of overlays and tracking footage and data gives it that high-tech espionage look. By First born.
Rushes create intricate detailed UI graphics for Bond’s computer in Spectre.