NEW JOB FOR ASICS by Melvin Montalban

I've just finished up a new commercial for ASICS and the Australian Wallabies. Shot over three days with DOP Aaron McLisky on Alexa XT and Phantom Flex with Cooke anamorphics. Produced by Annie Schutt at Infinity Squared, edited by James Ashbolt, sound at Sonar. Here are some of my fav frames -

XXXX TVC during State of Origin Half-time by Melvin Montalban

Produced by Infinity Squared, the XXXX beer commercial I directed is getting played during the third State of Origin during half-time. All 90 seconds of it. It's the Australian equivalent of half-time Superbowl. Kinda. Sure, why not.

Producer Cate Stewart, writer Daley Pearson, cinematographer Campbell Brown, editor James Ashbolt, music Benjamin Speed

FUSION Logo by Melvin Montalban

Today I've been working on the graphics package for the indigenous music video clips show Fusion for SBS channel NITV. With a combination of stock video textures of ink and fire, Video Copilot's Heat Distortion plugin, I think the logo animation is coming together.

PS. All the grainy texture throughout is lost in the gif conversion, but I won't begrudge it for that.