what we do
We build memorable and inspiring experiences. From concept to execution, we consult, design and craft content for a wide range of innovative visual technologies.
Creative Direction + Consultation
At Observatory our belief is that our creative video solutions should always enhance and make an impact on your project in as many ways as possible. With our unique placement in creating high-end content creation for emerging and immersive technologies, we understand how to activate your audiences at the idea inception stage through to delivery.
As creative digital architects, we can advise which content works best for the technology deployment you have in mind and for optimum audience reception.
Motion Graphics + 3d Animation
Our core services which. can be flexibly applied across different technologies. Between the team, we have over 40 years of experience in 2d and 3d motion design. We explore narratives from the storyboard through to motion boards and final animations.
We are very experienced in adapting content for more technically diverse setups and multi-screen large-format delivery. We can also execute standard motion graphics in traditional formats broadcast HD and regular 16:9 content delivery.
AR / VR + 360 content
Creatively pioneering solutions for the ever-changing immersive experience landscape. Offering bespoke innovative creative and delivery options including workflow for Hololens and Oculus with certified Unity staff for production in-house.
Projects to date have covered event planning, stage design presentation, experiential campaigns, and commissioned VR & AR art installations.
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We’ve delivered multiple projection mapping activations for The British Museum, Lexus, Intel, and the BBC. We accommodate each part of the creative process, from building scanning to green screen shoots and animation. We thrive on mapping challenges of all scales from products to palaces.
We can consult on technology providers for equipment and we have activated live campaigns that use social media aggregation for viewer interaction.
At Observatory, we don’t just make the pixels, we can also deliver them to screen via Media Server Programming/Operation, VJ services and Screens Producing. Whether it’s complex LED configurations, Projection Mapping or even both.
Our team can work with you to deliver meticulously programmed shows and events. The entire process from artboard to audience, all under one roof.
At Observatory, we have in-house expertise in 3D photogrammetry and 3d space pre-visualization. We use this to help plan event spaces and experience projects before large amounts of equipment have been rented. We can apply VR to place the viewer inside the virtual event.
As commercial drone license holders, we have the ability to survey larger sites, generate 3d site plans, and help your team plan.