A collection of my best work.
A short video explaining 'Bitcoin', a decentralized digital currency.
Received over 250k views in it's first four days online. Featured on The Atlantic, The Guardian, Huffington Post, PBS News Hour and Gizmodo among others.
Short Listed for the 'Information is beautiful awards' 2013.
Written and Voiced by Marc Fennell - marcfennell.com.
Design, Direction and Animation by Duncan Elms.
Insurgent UI Reel
Working at Animal Logic, I was part of a that created the UI/ Hologram elements for over a 150 shots for the film 'Insurgent'.
The project went for around five months.
Visual Effects by: Animal Logic VFX
Visual Effects Supervisors: Paul Butterworth, Kirsty Millar
Visual Effects Producer: Jason Bath
CG Supervisor: Matt Estela
Lead Designer: Anna Fraser
Motion Graphics Artists: Duncan Elms, Sam Scopelliti, Sam Hoh
CG Artists: Elias Atto, Aevar Bjarnason, Patricio Alejandro Ducaud, Damien Lam, Timothy Major, Tamas Molnar, Jonathan Ravagnani, Mike Thomson
Compositing Lead: Alex Fry
Visual Effects Coordinators: Ilona Blyth, Tu Nhi Lam
UI Motion Graphics
The 'Deep Web' Film content
One of two animations created for the 'Deep Web' Film by Alex Winter.
Direction, Design, Animation: Duncan Elms.
Deep Web Director and Writer: Alex Winter.
Narration: Keanu Reeves.
Promotional video for KPMG, the film highlights three key time periods as examples of KPMG’s influence over the path of history since the start of the company, which dates back to 1870.
Produced at The Mill.
Creative Director: Anthony Dodero
2D Lead Artists:
Duncan Elms, Pierce Gibson
Aran Quinn, Ariane Irle, Vivian Kim, York Capistrano, John Stanch
Editor: Jessica Ledoux
The Dangers of Sitting
Commissioned for 60 minutes Australia. This video shows the potential dangers of prolonged sitting.
What is Vertcoin?
A short informative video on digital money, from the pioneering Bitcoin protocol to newer attempts including Litecoin and Vertcoin.
Design & Animation: Duncan Elms
Research: David Seaman
Narration: Scott Mitchell
Deep Web Film Title Sequence
Title sequence created for the 'Deep Web' Film by Alex Winter. deepwebthemovie.com
Music: Pedri Bromfman.
The Renewable Energy Target
A look into the Renewable Energy Target in Australia and who wants to get rid of it.
Created for 'Agency' and The Climate Institute.
The Rise of Bitcoin
'The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin', is a feature length documentary that follows a computer programer and early adopter of Bitcoin.
I art directed, designed and animated an explainer animation for the film.
The film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival 2014.
The Checkout is a consumer affairs show produced by 'The Chaser' and Cordell Jigsaw on ABC TV Australia.
I created the titles sequence and logo as well as creating the graphics for the segment titles and weekly stories for the 10 episodes.
A Rational Fear - Brisbane Olympics
A futuristic and humorous look at Brisbane's bid for the 2038 winter games. Created for Satirical news site, 'A Rational fear’.
Using a UI interface the video shows some of the things that could effect the capital of Queensland in the future.
Shortlisted for the 2014 Information is Beautiful Awards.
What is Reddcoin
Reddcoin is the social currency that enriches people's social lives and makes digital currency easy for the general public.
Creative Direction: Duncan Elms
Design and Animation: Tey Vandenberg
35 Letters is a feature length documentary produced by Ikandy films and directed by Janine Hosking. The film is an inventive and deeply moving account of 31-year-old Melbourne writer Angelique Flowers in the last phases of her terminal illness, as she struggles to find a peaceful way to die.
The film features hand crafted animation that brings to life the letters of Angelique. Working with Picture Drift, I designed and animated two segments of animation for the film.
35 Letters premiered at the 2014 Sydney Film Festival where it won the Documentary Australia Foundation Award.
Video coming soon.
Hungry Beast, 'Beast Files'
These short infographic videos were produced for the 'Hungry Beast' TV Series, Season 3.
The Apple video was short Listed for the 'Information is beautiful awards' 2012.
TV Series Content
Digital Agency, Pillar Sports, asked me to create a video for their new social media app, 'Stackla'.
The characters are modified from models by beeple.
BMW Future Retail
A video detailing the future of retail for BMW dealership owners.
Creative Direction: Duncan Elms
Design and Animation: Luke Harris
Comm Bank 'Better Business'
A video used by the Commonwealth bank of Australia to explain their better business website. Kinetic type and dynamic animation were used to create an exciting video.
Agency - thewhiteagency.com.au
The Perfect Athlete
I created the graphics for this short documentary about Shane Perkins, Australia's fastest track cyclist.
Story by Kirk Docker.
Produced for the 'Hungry Beast' TV Series, Season 3.
Short Listed for the 'Information is beautiful awards' 2012
TV Series Content
Nickelodeon 701 Idents
Created for Nickelodeon Australia for the rebrand of their 701 channel.
Promax Winner for 'Best children's promo'.
The Cube Labyrinth
My entry to the Animation Sequence Project. - animationsequence.com
The challenge was to create a 10 second animation starting and ending with a square. It was inspired by minimalist architecture, MC Escher and Labyrinth.
Sound Design by Isaac Ketchell