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EyeCandy: The Art of Scott Wills

EyeCandy: The Art of Scott Wills

By | February 24, 2015 at 11:25 am | No comments

Today we honor the artwork of the master illustrator behind animated shows like Samurai Jack, Star Wars: Clone Wars, and Ren & Stimpy. Scott Wills is a visual development artist specializing in backgrounds for animation. His detailed, graphic style often combines traditional...

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EyeCandy: A Simple Trip to the Beach

EyeCandy: A Simple Trip to the Beach

By | September 10, 2014 at 2:22 pm | No comments

This week's EyeCandy is a bit of shameless self promotion. We recently published our second illustrated children's book called "A Simple Trip to the Beach". The book is the first in a planned series that follows the adventures of JimBob Jackfoot and his friends through strange...

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Our New Agency Reel

Our New Agency Reel

By | September 8, 2014 at 9:58 am | No comments

As part of our 5 year celebration, we launched our brand new agency reel with new footage from projects for Logix, NetOptics, xMatters, GREE, Instinctual Intelligence, CSR, and others. We also completely revamped the end logo animation. We think its pretty cool, but would love...

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EyeCandy: Mr. Hublot

EyeCandy: Mr. Hublot

By | January 23, 2014 at 2:44 pm | No comments

We recently had the joy of watching the gorgeous and imaginative Oscar-winning animated short, Mr. Hublot, by Laurent Witz and Alexandre Espigares. The film takes place in an intricate Steampunk world as it follows the orderly routine of the quirky Mr. Hublot. The film is a...

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Eye Candy: “The Scarecrow”

Eye Candy: “The Scarecrow”

By | September 20, 2013 at 11:20 am | No comments

This week's Eye Candy is one of the most impressive animated ads we've seen, and it surprisingly comes from Chipotle Mexican Grill. It serves as a shining example of using animation to promote their brand and their message. The video instantly went viral, currently approaching...

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EyeCandy: Tokyo City Symphony

EyeCandy: Tokyo City Symphony

By | May 21, 2013 at 1:39 pm | No comments

3D Projection Mapping is a growing form of art, fueled by innovation and technology. Here, the artist combines an intricate practical model of Tokyo with miniature 3D projection mapping to represent the culture, energy, and life of Tokyo. The result is a visual treat. ...

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EyeCandy: Paperman

EyeCandy: Paperman

By | February 5, 2013 at 4:51 pm | No comments

UPDATE: Paperman just won the Oscar for Best Animated Short! Disney's Oscar-nominated "Paperman" combines superb storytelling with groundbreaking technique in this wonderful short animated film, featured on this week's EyeCandy. The film uses a new technique that allows...

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EyeCandy: About the Sea

EyeCandy: About the Sea

By | November 12, 2012 at 4:14 pm | No comments

This week's Eye Candy is an elegant animated music video produced for music artist j.viewz by animator Clement Picon. There has been a surge in the amount of creative animation we've seen in mass media and marketing in the past year. We find it interesting to study unique...

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EyeCandy: Hide & Seek

EyeCandy: Hide & Seek

By | August 24, 2012 at 12:27 pm | No comments

Hide & Seek by Malika Favre is a masterfully done gallery show promo video that invokes a sense of playful disorientation, similar to looking at an M.C. Escher drawing. It is an excellent demonstration of design and use of negative space. The music perfectly fits and drives...

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Eye Candy: Brave

Eye Candy: Brave

By | July 11, 2012 at 4:28 pm | No comments

UPDATE: Brave just won the Oscar for Best Animated Feature! Pixar has produced many films over the years that are the epitome of our Eye Candy segments. However a couple of years have passed since any have been worth mentioning. Therefore we were excited to see this newest...

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