With well over a decade's experience in CG and a BAFTA for Best VFX, Darren manages a team of 7 experts who cover the M&E portfolio and interface with key customers, helping them ensure their pipelines are ready for tomorrow's challenges.
How the #AutodeskExperts became a part of the moviemaking process on the Oscar-nominated short The Voorman Problem
The advertising sector understands that gamified experiences lead to greater engagement, but do you know how easy it is to to rapidly prototype & develop game concepts? If the answer's no, you should come to this amazing AU class...
With 798 episodes to date, featuring 11 different Doctors, creating a trailer that covers this half century for the 50th anniversary special of Dr Who is clearly quite a brief. However, it's a brief that Framestore seems to have succeeded with and judging by the feedback on YouTube excelled at.
Industrial robots & motion control are concepts embraced within VFX since the advent of CGI, but with a little out-of-the-box thinking and a lot of creativity, the guys (& robots) at Bot & Dolly have produced something truly magical
Game dev has been known to take its toll on mind, body & soul, but the development of Derrick the Deathfin also took a hefty chunk out of its developer's bank account (and his father's too)...
This charming campaign from the agency Mother sees IKEA add a little spring to its tired step with more than a little help from MPC. (Warning: contains very catchy track).
The magical scenario of toys coming to life at bedtime has been done many times before, but with over 40 characters packed into the 62 seconds of The Mill's City of Possibilities, never has enchantment been so epic
As if there wasn't enough excitement in London's olympic velodrome over recent weeks, CrystalCG has produced an amazing Tron-inspired promo that is as much a thing of beauty as track cycling itself
Any tale that ties six storylines set millennia apart deserves to be dubbed vast, ambitious and epic and the good news is that Cloud Atlas looks set to live up to its billing
As if origami wasn't difficult enough, the CG team at Glassworks faced the challenge of a brief featuring origami weightlifters and tornado transitions