Happy new year 2019 !
May this new year bring you all the business and success you are hoping for.
2018 was such a good year work wise, meeting great new clients and working on some fabulous projects...thank you everyone xx
Here are some of the highlights....
A series of Channel 4 idents for ShopSmallUK...
Going across continent for HIIQ, working on a very cool looking series of films for this American Health Insurance.
The Wine Show(s), a fun series to work on, partner with Celebrity Cruises
Another series of commercials for the latest Nissan cars
More automotive content, working along GTB's creative director on a series of commercials to present the new Ford Fiesta models
More online content, a sleek series for new Samsung products, including the Fit2 Pro watch.
A series of cool Shell documentaries for the Filipino market !
A beautiful film made for the Barbican to celebrate women around the World, made entirely by women.
Going over to Oslo via the net, working remotely with Norway on this stunning series of Phantom of the Opera films.
Another great series of commercials for Nissan Connect and the new Nissan HR13 Engine, working with my favourite team in Paris and in London.
Loved grading these beautiful 'Red' films for this prestigious Law firm Allen&Overy.
Another brilliant new client; working on a series of films for the Royal Bank of Scotland
And for Natwest Bank
I also did really enjoy working on this TV studio promotional video for Tog Studios with Ben and his hardworking team of assistants.
And with friend, director Gray on this sweet Google film.
As always, I've also really enjoyed working with Pete, on another round of fabulous films for some of the most prestigious resorts in the World, thank you Pete for making me travel so much remotely!!
An intriguing feature length documentary about memes with professor Richard Clay for BBC ARTS
As Christmas was approaching this project was totally appropriate; a series of stunning films for Tenebrae, an incredibly talented choir, beautiful, thank you Jonathan!
Steering into a different genre of music, I worked on another very stylish music video with friend Gray, RSA director. In a Man's Arm.
I was also lucky to work with Adam and Eve, for their John Lewis Christmas Campaign, working on a series of gorgeous short films for the Internet.
All, whilst juggling a surprising series of 6 feature length documentaries for a brand new sport digital channel (more soon, signed NDA)
Another nice broadcast film for Discovery Kids, lovely new client, looking forward to working with you all again, Tom and the rest of the team.
RedBulMedia Secret Project... (signed NDA, no more said)
Metro EXODUS ...(signed NDA)
Sony ...passion project (signed NDA)
and many more still ongoing...watch this space.
We also set up Lucide Post back in June 2018 with James; very exciting; another passion project we want to see blossom this year.
So there we are, rounding up this year and welcoming the new...
with some resolutions to make 2019 another brilliant year!
1) Keep learning and having fun, this will include learning all the new Resolve 15 features, from A to Z (and getting my head around Fusion!! or at least all the functional features of this newly integrated software).
2) Evolve Lucide Post's new business strategy; word of mouth is good, but let's grow and hunt for new business this year, let's expend our horizon!
3) Stay pro.
No to low-paying work, we owe it to all the creatives working hard in this industry pulling long hours an' all...
Say YES to new businesses whilst keeping in check with the high demand, pull in resources when needed ! Lucide Post here we come!
4) Practice Gratitude and Mindfulness... oooom!
5) Stick to all the above !!
2019, bring it on! xx