Paul Roberts

Graphic Designer

Contact Details

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Profile

Paul specialises in creating content for film, television, brands and live events. With a strong emphasis on collaboration, he works with a network of artists designing animations from storyboard through to the final renders.

KEY SKILLS:- Direction / Art Direction / Motion Graphics / Storyboarding / Styleframe Design / Graphic Design / Conceptualizing / Branding /Logo Direction / Animation / 2D/3D Compositing / Visual Effects/ Editing.

AWARDS:- Promax Gold Winner 2004 for Best Television Image Promo.
Promax Gold Judges Choice Award 2004 for Best In-House Programme Promo.

Selected Credits

Projection Mapped FilmFeature FilmML Studio / SiemensDesigner
Lead 3D Designer. Collaborated with the team at ML Studio where Paul was tasked with the design and creation of 3D transitions for this projection mapped film for Siemens. The 7 minute piece was projected onto the facade of the Crystal for it's grand opening launch event.
VariousConsumerDixonBaxiMotion Graphics Designer
Projects completed included an animated brand film for Eye, logo development animations for UKTV and brand development for Fremantle Kids.
World War Z (2013)FeatureUseful Companies / Paramount PicturesDesigner
Screen interface designer for the film World War Z. Animated content was played back live on set within the storage hold of an aircraft hanger anchored in Falmouth. In the film the set was a makeshift HQ for the UN to monitor the outbreak of the virus. The screens were data visualisations reporting the breakdown of global amenities, services, food supplies as well as new reports and video surveillance feeds.
VariousPromoBruce Dunlop & AssociatesArt Director
Storyboarding, direction, design and animation for various promos and brands.
Prometheus (2012)Feature20th Century Fox FilmDesigner
Worked with a small team of independent designers where Paul created motion graphics / UI for various sets in the film. Animations were played back live and deliverables included content for navigational screens, geographical, displays for gadgets, stats monitoring, social screens and wearables. The designs needed to echo Ron Cobb's work on Alien, while at the same time visualising the future. Briefings from Ridley Scott's Art Directors included works of photography, paintings, textures and info graphics.
Promos, Branding & SponsorshipChildrensNickelodeonMotion Graphics Designer
Collaborated on a variety of projects including channel branding elements, promo packages and sponsorship commercials.
NSPCC Handscape CommercialCommercialNexus ProductionsMotion Graphics Designer
As Technical Project Lead Paul collaborated and directed 3D animators and flash artists bringing assets together for compositing, motion graphics, grading and delivery.
VariousMusicMTV UKMotion Graphics Designer
Various Motion Graphics projects including the Emerging Markers branding package, an MTV and Campari sponsorship campaign, on-air identity graphics and promos.
ZTV Branding PackageRe-BrandViasat BroadcastingArt Director
Also as Motion Designer. Commissioned work included the entire ZTV re-brand package and a series of music block idents.
VariousAnimationsCartoon NetworkMotion Graphics Designer
Project completed included channel branding, animated promos, indents and on-air stunts.
Waiting For A God - 2005Feature FilmThe New ShapesGraphic Designer
Real CitiesCurrent AffairsBBCTitle Sequence
WindscaleDocumentaryBBCIn-Programme Package
Fairly Odd Parents CompChildrensNickelodeonMotion Graphic & Static Designer
Tres LogoCorporateLogo Design BookGraphic Designer
Win With Red Passion - 2006 CorporateMTV & Campari1st Assistant Director
Branding, Design & Animation
2006 Rebrand ElementsAnimationsCartoon NetworkGraphic Designer
Animation director
Rebrand Logo Idents - 2006IdentsDiscovery MobileGraphic Designer
& animator
Redken L'OrealEducationalRegisGraphic Designer
Created all the animated elements of this 60 minute DVD, along with Illustration, typography, photography & live action footage.
Thunderbirds - 2004Feature FilmUniversal StudiosGraphic Designer
on set screen graphics
Tomb Raider II - 2003Feature FilmParamount FilmsGraphic Designer
on set screen graphics
Spygame - 2001Feature FilmUniversal PicturesGraphic Designer
Vector animation for on-set VDU's designed in the style of early Windows operating systems.

Employment History

Kaleidovision LtdSenior Motion Graphic Designer01/97-12/99

Equipment Used

Software:- After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop, Final Cut Pro, Cinema 4D

Education

1994 - 1997 B.A. (Hons) Degree in Graphic Design
West Herts Art College, Watford, Herts.

1991 - 1994 BTEC National Diploma in Graphic Design
Ridge Street School of Art & Design, Watford, Herts.

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