What caught our eye this week – 19th March

19th March 2021

Here’s a look at the freshest animation, social and sports stories that caught our eye from around the industry this week.

Leon Edwards on BT Sport

If you’re looking for an awesome sports promo, there’s not many places to look apart from BT Sports’ promo’s for UFC fights. English MMA artist, Leon Edwards, fought at #UFCVegas21 and this was a great way to illustrate sports storytelling.

Have a look here

Great cel animation to push the London derby

Check out this decent cel animation to promote the North London derby. That weekend, this tweet by Spurs’ was their most highly engaged media tweet.

Keeping videos unique but fan-friendly

Ever wondered who’s behind the random UFC animations? Well, let’s introduce you to Mojahed Fudailat. Mojahed is a prime example to learn from with keeping videos unique but fan-friendly.

Check out the YouTube channel here

New release of Adobe Premiere Pro

Version 15 of Adobe Premiere Pro has been released. Some new features includes integrating After effects with premiere a bit more, which is music to our ears.  Also a new captioning tool and media replacement.

Read more here

Purchase celebrity avatars you can access

through your digital device

Is digital merchandise a new thing? Well, I guess it is! Avatar tech company, Genies, have launched a platform where you can purchase celebrity avatars you can access through your digital devices

Have a look at Jake Paul’s here

Star Sports enhances Sports Betting Experience

Our old friends at Star Sports and LVision have enhanced the sports betting experience through animated widgets?

Here’s more on the story