steeline - sheds

Agency - The Bundy Agency
Editor - Roberta Horslie
Post - Manimal
Sound - Stevo at Flagstaff
CGI Character Design & Animation - Cadre Pictures

character design

We love our CGI animals at Cadre Pictures, so when we were asked to take the Steeline brand mascots and bring them to life as a pair of talking, larrikin cockatoos, the task was greeted with loads of enthusiasm from the team.

Like any CGI project requiring a high level of realism, it all starts with R&D. We have a solid pipeline for photoreal animals but every creature build requires its own specific workflow.

Below is a short clip that shows snapshots during our character development/build journey, along with shots from the final ad...