14th March 2019
Say hello to the electric future...
We directed and produced the launch film for Honda’s gorgeous retro EV destined to melt our European hearts when it launches later this year. Combining a motion graphic ‘Honda World’ design, seamless live-action and integrated CGI lifestyle sequences, this film made a big impact at Geneva Motor Show 2019. Click here to watch the film.
14th March 2019
Driving at its most intelligent.
27th February 2019
The purrfect project with E.ON Energy
26th February 2019
Welcome to INK: Miles Christensen
We’re thrilled to announce that Miles joins INK as our new Creative Director.
With a background in design and motion graphics, Miles has built an impressive portfolio over 20 years spanning broadcast, film and games. Cutting his teeth with big titles such as Call of Duty and TitanFall – Arkham City. Behind all of Miles’ work is a strength and passion for storytelling. His ability to craft narratives and find beauty in the complex is unparalleled. We can’t wait to see how he will bring a fresh shape to INK’s work.
16th November 2018
Give us a HiFive!
7th August 2018
COMING SOON: INK help inspire the next generation of scientists
25th July 2018
NEW WORK: Bloated Motors
25th May 2018
AWARD: Creative Pool Annual 2018
Our Porsche 959 is featured in the 2018 Creativepool Annual. We're so proud to be part of a book which celebrates the best creative work of the year. A big thank you to the judges and Creativepool team for selecting the work - great awards party too!
24th May 2018
NEW WORK: Audi A7 Sportback
A 292 lightbulb moment: our work for Audi sees a simple creative idea come to life. We were part of a wider team working on the Audi A7 Sportback campaign which showcases uncomplicated art direction at its best.
30th April 2018
LAUNCHED: INK AUTOMOTIVE TYPE B
Parking up on your doorstep this week. Launching our latest book showcasing the very best of our Automotive CGI work, click here if you would like your very own copy.
9th March 2018
NEW WORK: Technology that defies gravity
23rd February 2018
NEW WORK: Roborace
Our latest project with Wired Magazine captures the story behind Roborace: a brand engineering racing cars with artificial intelligence. The car was designed by Daniel Simon, photographed by Benedict Redgrove and lovingly retouched by us. It's great to be working with such a pioneering brand - there's more work to come, so watch this space.
21st February 2018
SHORTLISTED: Creativepool Annual 2018
We need you! Our Porsche 959 is shortlisted for Creativepool's 2018 Annual. The 959 was crafted from scratch in CGI and presented in true 'Plain Bodies' style: a beautiful car framed on an uncomplicated white backdrop. Vote for us in the 3D category here.
13th February 2018
NEW WORK: Stuart Weitzman
18th December 2017
NEW WORK: Audi A8 - It's what's inside
As beautiful on the inside as it is on the outside: the Audi A8's luxurious interior shines in our new CGI campaign with BBH. We animated light pouring out of the car, showing that it's what's inside that makes the A8 special. Click here to discover more.
30th October 2017
NEW WORK: 100% Charged for Honda
27th October 2017
AWARD: AOP Award with Benedict Redgrove
The Dirt Track Racers spend their weekends hurtling around tracks in various parts of the country. Sometimes winning, sometimes losing. Sometimes breaking down and breaking bones, but always with a smile. We had the pleasure of retouching this atmospheric series by Benedict Redgrove. The work recently won the AOP award in the Project Category.
26th October 2017
NEW WORK: Hermès / Mechanical Playground
Materials meet machinery in our latest creative retouch work. The bi-annual Hermès magazine plays host to a Memphis inspired shoot. We played with the bold colours and asymmetric boots, bags, silk scarves and even a skateboard in this giant mechanical playground. Head over to our Behance page to learn more.
2nd August 2017
NEW WORK: Aston Martin Valkyrie
The secrets of the Aston Martin Valkyrie’s design are finally revealed in this next chapter of the three million pound hypercar. We created the hyper-futuristic CGI environment and composited the car to launch its ground-breaking next generation design. Head over to the project page to discover more.
2nd August 2017
NEW WORK: National Geographic
Stadiums have come a long way from their Greek origins. We put our heads together with the clever people at National Geographic and Populous to visualise their vision of a stadium of tomorrow. You can unfold five glorious pages of hyper trains, drones and sustainable technology in the July 2017 issue.
2nd August 2017
EXHIBITED: Goodwood FOS 2017
It’s all about the future of technology at the FOS Future Lab. An intoxicating mix of cars, stars and motorsport royalty come together for the annual Festival of Speed. We’re thrilled to see our work for Benedict Redgrove’s inspiring ‘NASA - Past and Present Dreams of the Future’ exhibited. Click here to learn more about the project.
19th June 2017
NEW WORK: Kings of Cargo
Our latest project with Benedict Redgrove captures the incredible beauty and ground breaking design of the heavy lifters of the sky. This is creative retouching at high altitudes. Large fonts and light colours compliment the craft of these resting colossal cargo planes. Read about the spot on Wired Magazine.
9th May 2017
NEW WORK: McLaren x Esquire
Combine McLaren supercars with Esquire and a master automotive photographer and you’ve got the kind of project that makes our mouths water. We’re excited to release our latest creative retouching work in collaboration with Benedict Redgrove, recently published in The Big Black Book. Read more about the project here.
9th May 2017
Welcome to INK: Ioanna Ivanova
A new office and another new member of staff! We’re thrilled to welcome the talented Ioanna to our animation team as Junior 3D Artist. A recent graduate from Bournemouth University in Computer Visualisation and Animation, Ioanna has jumped into London studio life and proved her passion for all things art and CGI. Her boundless energy and hunger to learn on every project makes her a force to be reckoned with and we can’t wait to see what she’ll create here with us.
20th April 2017
NEW WORK: The Power of Electric Dreams
Our latest instalment with our friends at Honda launches a bold new vision for an electrified Europe by 2025, head over to our project page to discover more
31st March 2017
AWARD: Creativepool Annual 2017
24th March 2017
NEW WORK: ASICS Tiger Knit
Three time zones. Two shoes. One brief: Give birth to a tiger. We have truly broken the mould in our latest project… The launch assets for ASICS Kayano TigerKnit were an act of true international collaboration spanning three continents; from developing a detailed shoe model to simulating realistic fracturing porcelain, it’s been an exciting project and we stepped up to the challenge! Learn more.
17th January 2017
NEW WORK: Audi A5 Campaign
6th October 2016
NEW WORK: NASA & Benedict Redgrove
We’re honoured to be a part of BenedictRedgrove’s ‘NASA - Past and Present and Dreams of the future’ retouching his images. This seven year body of work (with two more to go) is a veneration of NASA’s space suits, craft, facilities and all that it has accomplished. It is showcased for the first time in this month’s WIRED.
14th September 2016
BOOK: AUTOMOTIVE TYPE A
We’re passionate about engaging automotive work so we’ve produced the new ‘Automotive Type A’ book featuring some of our best work, including CG animation, live action, photography and motion graphics for brands including Land Rover, Jaguar, Honda and McLaren. Head over to our Behance page to learn more.
6th September 2016
SHOP: Petrolicious x INK
27th June 2016
NEW WORK: Gtech Garden Tools
17th May 2016
NEW WORK: 'Guide to Computing'
24th March 2016
AWARD: INK wins ‘Best of 3D’ in Creativepool Annual 2016
10th February 2016
SHORTLISTED: Creativepool Annual 2016
We're delighted to have been shortlisted for the Creativepool Annual 2016! Be sure to pick up your nearest device and vote for our Jaguar D-Type or Land Rover Discovery Sport CGI film before Feb 19th.
5th February 2016
Welcome to INK: Flo Layer
We are excited to announce our newest addition to the Project Management team at INK. A graduate of Bristol University, Flo joins us fresh from orchestrating online reviewing platform Ed Fringe Review’s coverage of the 2015 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Working across a number of INK’s Architectural Visualisation accounts, Flo is looking forward to turning her keen eye for detail to bricks, bytes and budgets.
15th January 2016
FEATURED: Photoshop Creative
Thanks to the team at Photoshop Creative for featuring a great article about the INK studio in their January issue. Take a look for some top Photoshop tips, an exclusive look at our plain-body Jaguar D-Type and an insight into a day-in-the-life of Ruxi, the newest member of our retouching team.
5th January 2016
NEW WORK: Range Rover Evoque Convertible
We are pleased to release our latest work in collaboration with Land Rover: a short CGI film with an accompanying set of stills to launch the brand new Range Rover Evoque Convertible, the world’s first luxury compact SUV convertible. Read more about the project here!
4th January 2016
Welcome to INK: Ruxi Sandu
We are delighted to welcome a new member to the INK team! Ruxi joins our retouching department after recently moving to London from Bucharest, where she trained and worked in architecture. With a passion for illustration and the visual side of architecture as well as excellent Photoshop skills we are looking forward to the creative talent that she will bring to the studio.
10th November 2015
FEATURED: 3D World Magazine
Thanks to Tom May and the team at 3D World Magazine for writing a great profile on our studio! Take a look at the Christmas 2015 edition to read all about some of our best work and what it’s like to be part of INK.
5th November 2015
2015 Automotive Reel
We’re excited to release our 2015 automotive showreel! It features a selection of some of our best CGI and animation work for clients including Honda, Jaguar, McLaren and Land Rover. Head to our Vimeo page to watch the film in full.
22nd October 2015
FEATURED: WIRED magazine
We’re proud to announce that some incredible photography, shot by James Ball and retouched by INK, has been featured in WIRED Magazine. After two years of persistence James made it into the top-secret testing area at Reaction Engines, Oxfordshire to shoot the new air-breathing rocket and jet concept engine, offering an exciting glimpse into the future of Britain in Space.
22nd October 2015
A new home for Spurs
After one and a half years of detailed CGI work we are proud to deliver our set of launch images showcasing the new Tottenham Hotspur football stadium, marking the start of a new and exciting chapter for the club and its fans. Take a look at the launch images and find out more about the project here.
22nd July 2015
Welcome to INK: Levi Szatmari
We are pleased to introduce another new face within our growing team. Levi joins our 3D department after recently relocating from Romania where he worked as an interior architect. With a passion for design and a flair for illustration, Levi brings his own touch to all his work and we look forward to seeing what he can do!
22nd June 2015
NOMINATED: The CG Awards 2015
16th April 2015
FEATURED: 2015 Foundry Showreel
We’re proud to be featured on The Foundry showreel 2015. INK’s Packaging and Versatility work with FP Creative and Land Rover makes an appearance 2:11mins in to the video, which compiles animation clips from the great and the good of the CGI industry. You can watch the full reel on the Foundry’s Website.
15th January 2015
NOMINATED: Best Animated Film
We're proud to announce that our film Versatility & Packaging, for the New Land Rover Discovery Sport, was nominated for Best Animated Film at the 2014 London Motor Film Festival. Proud to be coming up against our friends at Jaguar and Porsche in the category; the award extended to hand drawn, 3D animation, stop motion and heavy VFX based productions in automotive film.
16th December 2014
Talk: 2014 bluegfx expo
We were recently invited to speak at the 5th annual bluegfx expo; a day where the Games, Film & TV and Design Visualisation industries come together to teach each other new things. We had a lot of fun talking to people about some of our favourite projects, as well as listening to some of our friends discuss their own creative approach and work in more detail.