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Subaru Forester “Waterfall”

Subaru Forester debut ad for Japan.  VFX Supervised by Les Ekker, shot in Japan and in Northern California.  Lots of intense CG animation: the waterfall, road panels, base, all cars, some background, some rocks… challenging!

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Famous Footwear “Neighborhood”

Produced by Zoic Studios, Directed by Loni Perestere, and co-supervised by Les Ekker (Pre & Post Production)and Simon Lacey (shooting only), it was shot in mid summer.  We added all of the background lights, snow and all fog breath and exhaust plumes,  We layered some takes with others, as it was shot with Motion Control […]

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Target “Fall Fashion”

Directed, Supervised, Designed and Choreographed by Les Ekker for Digital Domain.  We shot the two actors on greenscreen treadmills to a music track, and had them recreate the choreography as precisely as possible for each transition hand-off.  Many thinks to Pilon Lectez for his impressive Flame work here, as always!

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Les Ekker Visual Effects Reel

32 years in Visual Effects, Oscar nominated, BAFTA winning creativity and technical direction.  Dozens of feature films, and over 130 commercials over 14 years.  Les Ekker brings design integrity, inspirational team leadership, arresting and clear visual communication to the style and concept of Directors.  Experience counts!

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