ODOT | Pedestrian Safety

Our 4th spot for ODOT is the kickstarter for a fun campaign featuring these two unique characters. We had a blast designing and animating these colorfully loud personalities to shed more light onto the importance of standing out as a pedestrian. These characters are the embodiment of safety, and by having them interacting with people, it helped bring their message … Read More

Gilead Sciences | Research Scholars Program Animated Videos

WWE Communications reached out to us to design and animate a series of testimonial-like videos for Gilead Sciences. We were tasked with designing the overall look of this series, as well as future videos. A majority of the character animation is digitally hand-drawn, while the talking head characters were rigged for quick lip sync and turnaround. We incorporated circular shapes … Read More

ODOT | New Stop as Yield Law

Building on the success of our past videos we did with Gard and the Oregon Department of Transportation, we decided to join forces on this fully 3D animated spot demonstrating the new Stop As Yield Law. The law may be new but we all need to look out for each other. Client: ODOT Agency: Gard Animation Studio: Deep Sky Producer: … Read More

Ashnikko | ‘Cry’ Animation Production

We collaborated with our friends at Anderson Platz (Mike Anderson) on Ashnikko’s video ‘Cry’ featuring Grimes. We brought in a professional performer to mimic Ashnikko’s filmed performance. Using the Xsens motion capture system, we captured full-body movement and key framed facial animation. Mike also utilized the Unreal Engine for real-time 3D rendering, making for a blazing fast production. Music Artist: … Read More

OG&E | Positive Energy Homes

Our friends at CLEAResult reached out to us to produce an classical animated video for OG&E’s Positive Energy Homes. This lovely spot combined both hand-drawn animation, matte painted backgrounds, and 3D animation. Client: OG&E Agency: CLEAResult Studio: Deep Sky Creative Director: Jared Hobbs Producer: James Horn Art Director: Barret Thomson Lead 2D Animator: Jack Ellis 2D Animator: Tina Hsu 2D … Read More

Growing Up George | Animated Short Film

Growing Up George shows how the strong influence of Paul George’s mother Paulette and sister Teiosha helped shape the All-Star into the person, parent and athlete he is today. The piece highlights how his sister Teiosha’s success as a basketball player inspired and motivated him at a young age to develop his game. The film also touches on his mother … Read More

BR | Derek Carr + Chucky vs broncos

We had a blast working on this funny little animation for Bleacher Report. Our goal, make you question what the heck you just watched. Seriously though, Bleacher Report knows their fans and we got to explore some new territory with them. This particular style we hand drew most of the animation and composited the effects into After Effects. Animations are … Read More