SSE: VES Awards

February 5, 2015

We won! Three! SSE: Maya has won three awards at the VES awards. Outstanding Animated Character in a Commercial or Broadcast Program Outstanding Visual Effects in a Commercial Outstanding Compositing in a Photoreal/Live Action Commercial. Congratulations to all the people that worked on this job. I am very proud to have been a … Read More

SSE: Maya

October 19, 2014

The latest job I’ve been working on has now aired.  “SSE – Maya” – ironically named as the bulk of which was made in Softimage! SSE have also uploaded a “Making Of”

Audi: Dominos

July 3, 2014

Our latest offering for Audi.  Domino Road Effects and Light-Effects (ICE), Rigging, CAD-Wrangling and Workflow Tools

Pepsi: Soundcheck – “Behind the Scenes”

March 16, 2014

We’ve recently uploaded a “Behind the Scenes” for the Pepsi: Soundcheck Superbowl halftime commercial. Here it is: Behind the Scenes: Pepsi “Soundcheck” from The Mill on Vimeo.


March 4, 2014

This is the latest job we’ve been mischievously working on. I worked on hair and particle effects. Enjoy!

Pepsi: Soundcheck

February 9, 2014

I had the fortune of working on this spot for Pepsi which aired at halftime for Superbowl XLVIII. Plenty of simple ICE setups on smoke and lighting enhancement with a smattering of modelling and texture work.

Comfort: Summer Rain

January 4, 2014

Another job I’ve been working on at the Mill – this time working with the “Comfees” of Comfort for their Vietnamese campaign. I worked as part of a small team creating all the particle effects

Cancer Research UK

December 29, 2013

I’ve been working at The Mill for the past three months and slowly some of the jobs on which I have worked are making it to air. Here’s one I only did a tiny little bit of ICE work on but I think it’s a beautiful piece. Kudos to my Lead on this one, Francois. … Read More

ICE: Waves

June 28, 2013

I’ve recently has a bit of spare time so thought I would try diving into Softimage ICE a bit more. Using Paul Smith’s awesome methods on Vimeo ( I thought I’d see what I could do. Along with Andy Moorer’s awesome little “Rigid Turbulence” compound ( here’s a Capture: and here’s it rendered with a … Read More