Working with Los Angeles based Chromatic Studios, I was tasked with concept design and production of the graphics packages for the NFL Network's "Road to Superbowl 50" and "Superbowl: 50 Years of Glory", a series of web and TV vignettes recounting legendary and iconic Super Bowl moments from the past 50 years.
Working with Boston-based production company GLP Creative, and New Jersey's Active Black, I designed and produced full photorealistic CG and VFX sequences in a thirty second spot for PUMA's ignite disc campaign, featuring Olympic gold medal champion Usain Bolt. The new PUMA Disc System is smaller and lighter than the original with only 5 parts in total. It’s quicker to turn and faster in terms of tightening. Every second counts. Ask Usain Bolt. He knows.
Working closely with Toronto's Big Studios, I was tasked with concept design and developing pitch creative for a massive relaunch and rebrand of Root Sports as AT&T Sportsnet. The heart of the concept revolved around AT&T SportsNet's ability to mobilize the entire world of local sports. AT&T Sportsnet is about helping fans have amazing and seamless experiences, connecting and feeding into a larger network. Energy streams flow into the AT&T Sportsnet beacon which then illuminates the entire region and transmits the energy back to the fans, connecting us all and creating something bigger.
Working with Boston-based Trident Post Production, I created and produced fully photorealistic CG skates in excruciating detail to feature Bauer's flagship skate lines: Nexus, Vapour, and Supreme. I designed and helped build product promos to be featured at Bauer retailers' in-store displays.
I was commissioned by UFC central at Sportsnet, Canada's number one sports network, to completely redesign and rebrand their UFC broadcast property in order to line it up with the larger Sportsnet network rebrand. the redesigned package included new opens, bumpers, stings, transitions, fighter profiles, features, set design elements, print elements and promo packaging materials and toolkits.
I was commissioned by Sportsnet, Canada's number one sports network, to design NFL, CFL and Sportsnet branded ads for Bodog Poker.
I was commissioned by HGTV to create a feature to build excitement around one of the HGTV's most successful shows: Holmes on Homes, a show where construction expert Mike Holmes visits unlucky families who have been swindled or abandoned during their home improvement projects. Mike uncovers shoddy construction methods, improper techniques, and down right rip-offs. While we watch Mike uncover and fix the problems, he explains how homeowners can safeguard themselves from these unscrupulous builders and dishonest contractors.
Produced by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 8th Fire is a provocative, high-energy journey through Canada's 500 year-old relationship with Indigenous peoples; a relationship mired in colonialism, conflict and denial. I had the pleasure of building designing the show open package, including more than 30 episodic animated sequences.
What does it mean to be human? The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History's David H. Koch Hall of Human Origins, built an entire new exhibit around this question. The immersive experience, projected on a massive curved screen, begins in present day and spans back 7 million years, presenting several human species, and the natural environments they would have survived in. We were commissioned to create nine 3D photorealistic early human ancestors, as well as matte paintings showcasing the ecosystem and environment which would have shaped their evolution. This piece continues to be one of the most popular features of the hall.
In addition, we were tasked with creating an exact replica of the skull of Sahelanthropus Tchadensis, a common ancestor which predates all hominid fossils found to date. Built in 3D and printed as a real-life tactual, this down-to-the-millimetre replica is currently encased and displayed in situ at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History. Models by Eugene Mishibinijima and Guillaume Molle.
Working closely with Inframe designs in Toronto Canada, I produced the Broadcast Package and Nominee Package. The Juno Awards of 2017, honouring Canadian music achievements, were presented in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, the weekend of 1–2 April 2017.
Working closely with Inframe designs in Toronto Canada, I produced the Broadcast Package and Nominee Package for The 2016 Juno Awards. The Juno Awards, honouring Canadian music achievements, were presented in Calgary April 2 and 3, 2016. The ceremonies were held at the Scotiabank Saddledome, and televised on CTV. It was the first televised awards show to be broadcast in 4K ultra high-definition.
Hamilton rocked the nation during The 2015 JUNO Awards broadcast on Sunday, March 15, 2015. The broadcast boasted 11 unique performances including an all star roster of 2015's hottest musicians. Working with Inframe designs and Loop Media in Toronto, Canada, I created set design packages for the main home look. The set design package had to be on brand with elements produced for broadcast by Loop Media. The awards were presented in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada during the weekend of 14–15 March 2015. The main ceremony was conducted at FirstOntario Centre and televised on CTV, Bell Globe Media.
Working with New York based production company Wee Beastie, I was tasked with the concept design of a Diet Coke ad to be aired on HGTV USA, playing off of the Coke slogan "Open happiness".
The 2014 Winter Olympics were held from February 7 to February 23, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. I was commissioned by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation to build features for multiple sporting events, including men's and women's hockey, and men's and women's Figure skating.
In collaboration with Inframe Designs, a live production company specializing in set design for the world's biggest concerts, shows and awards ceremonies, I was tasked with creating the branding and broadcast package for the CBC's 2017 Canada Day broadcast, covering celebrations unfolding in every major Canadian city, including a massive outdoor concert on Parliament hill in Ottawa.
I was commissioned by The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Canada's public broadcaster and most trusted news network, to help completely redesign and rebrand their 2015 Canadian election news package. Working in close collaboration with the in-house team, the new design was geared towards a youthful, digital media-savvy generation. The goal was to present a clean and simple aesthetic, emulating the modern user interface, and to use larger-than-life iconic symbols, which could be repurposed over the company's multiple media platforms, whether online, or on-air. In order to keep the brand consistent, the package included a massive graphic toolkit of over 40 individual elements to be used by the in-house team to build out the rest of the CBC's comprehensive election package. I designed bumpers, stings, and transitions. I designed and produced monitor loops and animated backgrounds for the monumental set, broadcast live from the beautiful Barbara Frum Atrium.
Working with Inframe Designs, a live production company specializing in set design for the world's biggest concerts, shows and awards ceremonies, I was tasked with creating the set media for We Day Chicago, at the Allstate Stadium, including video and motion design for the main We Day brand as well as video for live performances by Band Perry, Jennifer Hudson and Colbie Callait. We Day is an annual series of stadium-sized events that brings together world-renowned speakers and performers—from Selena Gomez, Malala Yousafzai and Martin Sheen to Demi Lovato—with tens of thousands of youth to kick-start a year of action.
A collection of sports related branding and broadcast design work from the past few years including show open packages, features, bumpers, stings, transitions, player profiles, toolkits, scoreboards, promos, sponsor boards, set assets etc etc...
The Canadian Screen Awards celebrate talent who excel in front of the camera and behind-the-scenes in Canadian film, television and digital media. In collaboration with Inframe Designs, a live production company specializing in set design for the world's biggest concerts, shows and awards ceremonies, I was tasked with creating the broadcast package, nominee package and set design media in it's entirety for the gorgeous set built by Inframe at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts in downtown Toronto, Canada.
Comprehensive Brand and Identity Package, including logo, typography, stationary, and bumpers, for Influence Media, a toronto-based motion design and animation studio.
Working with New York based production company Wee Beastie, I was tasked with the concept design and production of a sports-themed on-air package including open, bumper, monitor loop, and transition for Dish TV's new look.
I was commissioned by Rogers TV to build team opens for their 2015 coverage of the NHL 2015 Rookie Tournament. The package included opens and bumpers for the Montreal Canadiens, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, and Pittsburg Penguins.
Pitch for a comprehensive Brand and Ident Package for our friends at The Creators Bureau, a film and video agency who turn innovative ideas into compelling motion pictures. This was one of two ideas we presented, with the former winning out in the end, but I loved this concept so much, I just had to show it.
Pitch for a comprehensive Brand and Ident Package for our friends at The Creators Bureau, a film and video agency who turn innovative ideas into compelling motion pictures. This was one of two ideas we presented, with this one winning out in the end.
I was commissioned by Slice Television Network to design new and elegant Idents, using the concept and excitement of a glamorous red carpet event as the driver of the concept. This is one of 3 ideas I pitched.
I was commissioned by Slice Television Network to design new and elegant Idents, using "slices" of the network logo as a primary hero element. This is one of three ideas I pitched.
Some sexy 3D automotive renders of the ever-gorgeous, all-new BMW X6. With magic hour lighting, you can't go wrong.
A few 3D automotive product shot renders of an agricultural monster. Who doesn't like big trucks?
Architectural 3D rendering of a Modern Art Gallery, with bright interior lighting. Experimenting with multiple light bounces and different IES light profiles.
A few architectural 3D renders, testing indoor lighting conditions, and a nice variety of anodized aluminum materials. Lens Chromatic aberration adds a lot of realism.
Architectural 3D rendering of a fictional monument. Composed of circular marble steps, a circular colonnade of Ionic order columns, and a shallow dome, the building is open to the elements. The Rotunda structure allows experimentation with natural daylight and long elegant shadows.
Represent the RED is a national identity movement in support of Canada's athletes, fans and grass roots communities. Branding and show open package including bumpers, stings, transitions etc...
Yet Another experiment created on 24.07.2015 using #Cinema4D and #OctaneRender. Playing around with texture emissions, lighting with materials. I'll post more renders soon.
Another experiment created on 07.11.2015 using #xparticles #Cinema4D and #OctaneRender. Playing around with SSS materials, and rim lighting.
Self initiated project created on 01.12.2015 using #Sculptris, #Cinema4D and #Octane render. Pushing and pulling digital clay around to create an interesting CG dragon statuette. Used the Skin SSS shader for the wax.
Self initiated project created on 05.01.2016 using #Cinema4D and #Octane render. #everydays. Pearls, Caviar and a golden sunset.
Working with our friends at the Creators Bureau, a film and video agency who turn innovative ideas into compelling motion pictures, we helped build a promo to be displayed on all of Air Canada's preflight entertainment, showcasing the benefits of mentorship with Women of Influence Inc. Women of Influence is an organization that produces inspiring, progressive, and celebratory events across the country. Their programs serve to fill the gap for women looking for mentors, looking to connect with likeminded individuals on their path to success.
The International Institute for Sustainable Development is an independent, non-profit and non-governmental research organization founded in Canada in 1990. In order to commemorate their 25th anniversary, brand new eco-friendly international headquarters, and beautiful new cutting edge office spaces, I was brought on to produce concept designs for a complete rebrand, including designing their 25th anniversary logo, website interface refresh, and their publication templates.
Branded video promoting the massive HGTV refresh and website launch, showcasing the site's new features, content, and aesthetic. Built for broadcast and online.
A one of the pitch options for a new year's eve live show inspired this self initiated project created on 22.12.2016 using #Cinema4D and #Octane render. #everydays. Playing around with gems, refraction, and chromatic aberration: A natural dispersion of rainbow colours found in glass and prisms.