Airborne Broadcast Commercial 2D Animation by Chris “Gru” Gruska
Turnkey production for Frontier Utilities including TV, Social, Print and Radio production. Director, Steve Gaconnier
For Brianna’s, Janimation developed an illustrated world based on their salad dressing artwork style. Using a combination of illustration, 2D and 3D animation and live action with motion control, Janimation produced a campaign of three spots for Brianna’s.
Seaholm Automatic Watches
Turnkey production for Gexa Energy including TV, Social, Print and Radio production. Director, Steve Gaconnier
Mario Bros 2D Animation by Chris “Gru” Gruska
Take a minute or two to see some of our best work over the years.
Janimation partnered with Striker VR to promote their VR blasters for Arena VR systems
New lifestyle photography for EV auto maker Canoo from Photographer Richard Krall.
Richard Krall Photography
Janimation produced this product spot for Norwex. Due to a compressed schedule, editorial produced a rip-o-matic to define the pacing and action using stock footage. This technique defined our shot list and helped drive efficiency on an ambitious shoot day. Norwex Rubber Broom is a multifunctional attachment perfect for removing dust bunnies, debris, pet hair…
Another great integration of animation with live action Directed by Steve Gaconnier
Roaches, Spiders and Mosquitos! ALL CG, ALL THE TIME
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A look back on our darker video game work.
This 2D animation has a unique style and color scheme. Janimation wanted to provide the client with visuals that stood out from the more traditional explainer videos.
Android means business
Here is a look at our past character work.
Four Dog Night Janimation loves working with animals. VFX, 3D dog paws, product inserts, screen replacement, editorial and more. Dogs playing poker shot on Janimation stages.
A beautiful Iconic illustrative style brought to life by Janimation with 2D animation. Good Days provides resources for life-saving and life-extending treatments to people in need. Janimation is proud to be a part of helping tell that story. Depending on the project, Janimation will illustrate our storyboards in the style of the animation to be…
Episodic Teaser The best musicians in the world and the titans of the music business discuss whatever they feel like. Jimmy Vivino leads the Conan O’Brien Band and has played with everyone from Levon Helm to Ringo Starr. Tune in to Jimmy and Company as he shares stories from The Green Room. EPISODE 1: DAVID…
This is the big show in Terlingua, Texas. The Verde Chili Cook-off is relatively new, but celebrating year five. We moved away from the Chili Peppers, Deserts and Skeleton motifs for something a bit more jovial this year. If you are looking for where to get your spices, use the QR Code and our good…
Original concept, creative direction and editorial by Steve Gaconnier for Weed and Whiskey News.
Janimation produced a series of 2D animated spots to match an illustrative style that was already part of the print brand identity.
Janimation was tasked with bringing Bimbo from the 2D world into the 3D world in 2010. While developing the US commercial production, our team also developed all of the new Print, OOH and packaging renders for Grupo Bimbo. You can see our work on the sides of bread trucks, on all the bread and baked…
“Greenhouse” was one of three spots in the ad campaign for First Financial Bank and Warren Douglas.
Janimation directed this motion graphics treatment for Day Clear. Day Clear is free of dyes, sugar, gluten and artificial flavors. Amazing what you can fit concisely into 15 seconds.
Check out a sampling of Janimation’s character design
The story of how LIFE should be lived backwards ELIF. Janimation produced Life, the first ever HD cartoon. This animation was traditionally hand drawn on cel paper and then scanned for digital colorization. Rated R
Janimation found a great location in Oklahoma to produce this black ops montage for Black Ops. Black Ops manufactures paint ball pistols and rifles that are designed to match the specs of real weapons. We had the best talent that day.
Cats love laser pointers and we love animating 2D cats. Janimation used a 3D cat animation to output the our feline friend’s 2D walk cycle for Bravecto.
The Duke Nukem trailer that was never released but was leaked in August of 2021 and now you can watch it too. There was a huge crew at Janimation working on this. A lot of love and artistry. Enjoy!
When the product isn’t ready, but you still have to get the marketing materials out the door… Janimation to the rescue. We love creating prototypes and products for social, print, product launch videos and trade shows. Our photoreal CGI capability spans years of invisible integration into feature films and product replacement scenes. Is it live…
Hair Care Products Hair Care Products Norwex Hair Care Product Line was produced with a combination of stock footage, live action product table top shots, motion graphics and a great music track. The product shots were shot slow motion with the Phantom camera and enhanced in compositing.
This motion graphics 2D animation for GameStop is a fun and vibrant collection of transitions and nods to video games past. While this spot didn’t make us rich, we are holding our GameStop stock just in case.
A Monty Python cut out animation was added to the label and storyteller for Traveller Beer Company’s Summer Shandy.
Episodic Teaser Hosted by Spencer Gaçonnier and special guest chefs, Infused Kitchen includes a who’s who in American Culinary as they share step-by-step infusion recipes and recommend kitchen products, brands and best practices with CBD and THC infusion.
Here is a compilation of CG food by Janimation
One of our favorite clients for over 20 years. Jolly Time Popcorn has trusted Janimation with their product, aesthetic and appetite appeal for over 20 years. We have animated 2D characters, Photographed and Lidar scanned popcorn all for one of the best snacks in America. They are so awesome, they send the team boxes of…
This Hands Only CPR demonstration produced by Janimation includes motion captured chest compressions for the most accurate representation of CPR. We are proud of the 3D animation work we provided for the American Heart Association as we are artists, not doctors; however, we have used our craft to make a direct impact on saving lives.…
Janimation directed this live action project for Personal Optics as well as handling editorial, motion graphics and visual effects. Personal Optics has umlimited eyewear styles for every age and budget.
In this 7th installment of the Eye Squad, Iris and Lash stop Professor Blur using transition lenses.
Cash back credit card CGI product shots
CG Health and Wellness Products – CGI
Dagwood was called on through King Features to represent Service One air conditioning and heating. Janimation worked with cartoonist Dennis Lebrun on the animation.
Sink Organizer When the pandemic hit, our team adjusted and innovated. Janimation was on set with a skeleton crew while Steve Gaçonnier directed shot-by-shot remotely. Utilizing YouTube Live we were able to share the private feed with our clients.
The video game trailer for CI Games was a huge challenge for the team at Janimation. Coming up with a way to show time-lapse in using CGI was the task and our team delivered. Directed by Mark Bristol. The launch trailer mixed our pre-rendered work with game play. Check it here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=svIRnn0kgIs
Redeem away! This 2D motion graphics explainer is a great guide to show how best to communicate a process using 2D animation.
Youthfinity product launch Janimation was called on to provide turnkey creative and production solutions for the Mary Kay product launch of Youthfinity. Our team brought an amazing cinematic feel to the interview process as well as developing some of the most beautiful 3D aesthetics with CG products and supporting ingredient visuals to the project.
Using a series of table top photographs shot on the Janimation stage, 2D artists put together this fantastic 2D animation kaleidoscope of flavor for Frito Lay.
Janimation produced this isometric style 3D animation to help explain the process of that Energy Transfer Partners uses to install an oil pipeline.
Food Photography for Mild Bill’s spices and Gunpowder Foods.
In Game Assets, Cinematic Dev This never seen rough edit was created for Borderlands 3. A lot of work and ideas hit the cutting room floor before you get to see the final trailer, teasers and promos.
Worktek boots by Justin Boots. Janimation shot table top product shots of the boot in different settings. Then the shots were integrated into HDRI 3D environmental scenes which saved money on locations and gave the director more control of the product on set.
Shot on location outside of Denver, CO, this James Bond styled promotion was the brain child of Pavlov. ST9 leads the oil and gas industry with progressive and innovative marketing techniques.Live action, VFX, drone work, motion graphics, editorial and a custom music bed were created for this cool promo. Play Previous Next Item #1 Item…
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