For Love or Money
A collection of my personal short films and commercial animations. Commissioned work is marked with a green dot
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Melbourne Media - Stills to Life (TVC) - (2K19)
I made this advert to demonstrate what was possible with still imagery. Some of the photographs were supplied to me and I've placed them in real world environments. I also created 3D objects and simulated water.
•Crown Casino Showreel (full-length) - (2K11-14)
My time at Crown Casino saw my animations broadcasted on 5,000 screens around the massive Melbourne complex, with the push of a button, shortly after I completed and exported the projects. This is my collection of TVCs, internal TVCs, and Motiontrans. Crown Casino - Melbourne, Australia: crownmelbourne.com.au
8hr mural by Dad - David 'Crazy Dave' Thomas - (2K14)
Dad was commissioned to paint this mural for the entrance of a photographic studio in Melbourne. Total time was 8hrs. Music by Yann Tiersen - Comptine d`un autre ete - l`apres-mid
Melbourne Media CGI (TVC) - (2K19)
Blatant commercial for myself. Everything’s CG, apart from the 🐬🐬My computer can’t handle digital dolphins. Lol. 🎧 Paul Meany - EN (Mutemath)
•Wild Fighter (ads & broadcast assets) - (2K19)
Australian Boxing World Champ Wild Will Tomlinson started his own promotional firm, Wild Fighter. He got in touch with me to create all the promotional videos and overlays for the fights that were broadcasted to Fox Sports.
•Prince Promotions Boxing (broadcast assets) - (2K19)
These overlays were made for Prince Promotions' boxing events, that were broadcasted to ESPN. For all my fight graphics, I build easy to use templates with internal instructions so they can be updated and used again, for future events.
•Hidden Documentary (logo design/animation) - (2K14)
Animated logo for a journalist friend.
Music by Burnt Friedman - Machine In The Ghost
•Sporting Globe Showreel (5 years of ads) - (2K19)
5 years of doing ads for The Sporting Globe, I thought I’d showcase some of the best ones. They came in all shapes and sizes across their venues, television, cinema and social media.
•Yak Pay (illustration & animation) - (2K19)
This “Explainer Video” I illustrated and animated, is a perfect example of how simple infographics help the audience better understand, and also retain, the information provided to them.
Fashion Revengers - Met Gala 2019 - (2K19)
I created this trailer to celebrate celebs and the point they get to where they can wear whatever the fuck they like. I respect that.
Melbourne Media → Cam Will Thom - (2K19)
I’ve rebranded. Something simple. Something memorable. Something not as cumbersome as CamWillThom, even though that guy’s a legend. No more customer service dramas - “Ok Mr Thomas, and your email address? Is it Ken Will Tom?” 🤷🏻♀️
Cam Will Thom // Melbourne.Media - (2K19)
13 years of professionally grabbing peoples attention, I decided to showcase some of my work. It literally turned into a game of tessellating Tetris, and it just so happens I was given my first Game Boy 30 years ago this year, so I had to pay my respects. I’ve never lost my childhood imagination and I never will. Guns for hire 💥🔫 [1989 bitches! ✊🏼🕹]
Far away in Farloon (my time in Sweden) - (2K14)
Shot with an iPhone 5s, in Dalarna County, Sweden.
Music by The Books ft José González - Cello Song
Flipside - (2K14)
My journey from Australia to Sweden, captured in animation. Music by Django Django - WOR
•Mother's Day Lunch (e-invite) - (2K13)
Mother's Day Lunch E-invite for Crown Casino - Melbourne, Australia: crownmelbourne.com.au
•Football Net (logo design/animation) - (2K19)
Internal motiontran (Vertical) television commercials for Crown Casino - Melbourne, Australia: crownmelbourne.com.au. My full-length Crown showreel can be found at the top of the page.
•Wild Secrets (TVC) - (2K19)
3D logo and TVC for Melbourne based company Wild Secrets. It aired on Channel 7, during Wimbledon.
DJ Kassi & Lil Poodle - Turn Down For What - (2K14)
Shot with an iPhone 5s. My Nana and Pa's 13 year old Toy Poodle, Kassi, had her teeth removed and now she shakes her head to get her tongue back into her mouth. I, of course, found it hilarious.
Music by DJ Snake & Lil Jon - Turn Down for What
•EQ SaddleWorld (in-store TVC & social media ) - (2K19)
TVC and social media adverts for EQ Saddleworld, in the Yarra Valley. They’ve got a few stores around town, but the one I visited in Lilydale is excellent👌🏽If you’re into 🏇🏻🐎 they’ve got EVERYTHING you need. Instagram: @saddleworldofficial @eqsaddleworld Web: https://eqsaddleworld.com/
•Boxing Mania (broadcast assets) - (2K19)
Australian Boxing World Champ Danny Green's trainer Angelo Hyder, hired me to create all the overlays for his Boxing Mania & Dragon Fire fights that were broadcasted to Main Event. For all my fight graphics, I build easy to use templates with internal instructions so they can be updated and used again, for future events.
•Aussie Millions Golf Invitational (e-invite) - (2K13)
Aussie Millions 2013 Golf Invitational E-invite for Crown Casino - Melbourne, Australia: crownmelbourne.com.au
•Crown Casino Showreel (TVC collection) - (2K14)
Internal television commercials for Crown Casino - Melbourne, Australia: crownmelbourne.com.au
My full-length Crown showreel can be found at the top of the page.
•NYE Jungle Safari Party (countdown screen) - (2K13)
Countdown screen for the NYE Jungle Safari Party, held in the Palladium room at Crown Casino - Melbourne, Australia: crownmelbourne.com.au
•Crown Casino Showreel (motiontran collection) - (2K11-14)
Internal motiontran (Vertical television commercials) for Crown Casino - Melbourne, Australia: crownmelbourne.com.au. My full-length Crown showreel can be found at the top of the page.