Full-Service Production Company Shuttlecraft Launches

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Shuttlecraft, a full-service production company founded by partners Ronnie Koff and Dan Dickenson, has just opened its New York studio. Specializing in high-end, cinematic visual storytelling, Shuttlecraft is a boutique offering live-action and post-production services, including VFX, animation, editorial, compositing and finishing. Koff, formerly of Imaginary Forces, will serve as Executive Creative Director; and Dickenson, founder of international directing collective Supergoober, will act as Managing Partner/Executive Producer. Robert Berman will serve as Executive Producer. …

mOcean Helps Usher In “The Simpsons” On FXX

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Entertainment creative agency mOcean recently contributed to the launch campaign for the arrival of The Simpsons on FXX, which kicked off on August 21st with a 12-day marathon of the show’s complete 25-year catalogue. mOcean was integral to the post process, editorial and finishing of the epically funny “Kitchen Sink” spot announcing FXX’s acquisition of syndication rights for the animated …

Roger & Constant Contact’s New Mixed-Media Campaign

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Mixed-media production studio Roger recently partnered with Constant Contact on a new campaign for its online marketing toolkit for small businesses. Whether it’s a social media campaign or an email newsletter to kick-off a big sale, Constant Contact provides its users all the tools and free marketing advice they need to meet their goals, no matter how much they change. …

STATE Design Creates motion 2014 Show Open

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STATE Design was recently commissioned by the organizers of the popular motion Conference to create the open for its 8th annual event, which took place in Albuquerque, NM, from August 15th through 18th. Building on the conference tagline, “Feed Your Creative Brain,” the mixed-media opening (:90) features a combination of stop-motion, 3D and 2D animations. The vibrantly surreal sequence, led …

1/29 & WeChat Savor Life’s Best Moments

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1/29 and We Chow recently collaborated on two videos that highlight how WeChatters around the world can use the app to enhance their everyday lives. The first, “WeChow,” centers around one man’s quest for the best bowl of ramen by following a noodle-obsessed guy who spends several days sampling bowl after bowl — and brings his friends along for the …

Better Websites For All: Juniper Jones’ New Spot For Squarespace

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Creative production studio Juniper Jones recently crafted a new commercial for Squarespace, a software service-based Content Management System (CMS), which provides creative tools that power the future of the web, from mobile and e-commerce experiences to website design and online publishing. Celebrating the diversity of Squarespace’s clientele, the 30-second spot builds on the company’s “Better Websites For All” campaign. The …

Betty White Does Some Damage With Help From Roger & A Wrecking Ball

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When Lifetime needed a trusted creative partner to turn around an epic promo with legendary actress & comedian Betty White, the network turned to mixed-media production studio Roger. Working closely with Aaron Goldman, Creative Director at Lifetime, Roger Executive Creative Director Terence Lee directed the one-day shoot with White to announce the move of her sketch comedy show “Off Their …

The IdeaLists Blog: 7 South American Creative Shops To Watch

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The IdeaLists is a global, invite-only marketplace that matches clients with world-class creative talent. It also has a great blog called The Daily Brief — which is your ever-expanding source of inspiration, information (and occasional procrastination). It recently set its sights on creative companies in the Southern Hemisphere, which are consistently churning out award-winning work. According to the feature, South …

BiG MACHiNE’s Ken Carlson on postPerspective

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BiG MACHiNE Co-Founder/Creative Director Ken Carlson recently spoke with postPerspective about how taking chances and trying new things throughout his career ultimately inspired him to found the award-winning visual production company with Steve Petersen. Here’s the best answer from the interview (IMHO): ANY TIPS FOR OTHERS THINKING OF DOING THE SAME? If you’re lazy, unreliable and a hack, please become …

“Mile…Mile & A Half” Documentary Makes Film Festival History

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If you’re free this Saturday, June 1st, and in Santa Monica, CA, then try to check out the world premiere of Mile…Mile & A Half, a feature-length documentary by an LA-based collective of multimedia artists and outdoor enthusiasts called The Muir Project. The film follows the group as they hiked the entire John Muir Trail in July 2011 and brought …