Phantom HD Camera – Working with a time machine

Andy Porter Behind the Scenes

  For around 20 years we’ve worked alongside the guys at Manchester’s Camera Crewing Company. We’ve been to all kinds of places with them and for the past 5 years or so we’ve taken the occasional voyage together with their Time Machine. The Time Machine is a Phantom HD camera that can shoot at a …

Mira Showers – Showering perfection

Andy Porter Animation, Web Films

Our work for Mira continues to develop, with web films for their Vision and Sport Multi-fit ranges and a stylish microsite for Mira Sport. We’re working on lots more stuff too for Britain’s favourite showering company.  

Euroheat 20th Anniversary – Event and Video Production

Andy Porter Events

What do you say when Euroheat, a client of some 14 years standing, ask you to put on a live event to celebrate their 20th Anniversary at a perfect, historic venue in the heart of the English countryside? “Yes, when do we start ??!!!” Euroheat is one of the UK’s leading specialists in wood burning …

Marketing Cheshire – After Effects Video Production

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  CHESHIRE GARDENS & EXPLORE, EXPERIENCE, TREASURE Two complementary films, made out of diverse stills from lots of different sources that demonstrate effectively what you can do with motion graphics, an eye for detail and the ability to use music and imagery to tell a strong, coherent story. The Cheshire Gardens film is a lovely …

Yes We Can-Can – Charity Video

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  It’s great when the North West production industry’s finest get together to do something really worthwhile. So when Manchester’s the Hive Agency asked Paul from the Camera Crewing Company if he could help out with a little promotional film for their client, children’s cancer charity KidsCan, we were only too pleased to assist. Andy …

Sea Wall Film starring Sherlock actor Andrew Scott

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  BEHIND THE SCENES ON THE SEA WALL FILM SET WITH ANDREW SCOTT, MORIARTY ACTOR FROM BBC’S SHERLOCK When we released Sea Wall, we did it quietly, online with zero budget and zero fanfare, thinking maybe 1 or 2 people a day might appreciate it and like to download it. But since Jan 15 people …

Award Winning Animated Characters TV Commercial for Green Thumb

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  If your grass looks miserable that’s because it’s a jungle down there. As a Chester video production company with an award winning animation team, our animators produced 30 seconds of magic for the UKs biggest, best lawn treatment people. We came up with the animated characters of “Sad Grass” being bullied by dastardly dandelions …

Our video production office in Chester

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  We are a video production company in Chester. For over 20 years we’ve made films that tell compelling stories, from award winning TV commercials, online films, corporate videos, award winning animation, motion graphics, short films and product demonstration videos. Whatever the job we put in the same attention to detail and unique, distinctive style. …

Sea Wall Film Fans

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  Just a few of the amazing comments from Sea Wall film Andrew Scott fans:   “There are so many things I could say about sea wall. But somehow, I don’t really feel the need to say any of them… except for.. well… everything. Everything- just everything, is sheer, meaningful perfection. Thank-you. Thank-you so bloody …

Paint and Two Veg!

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  Having experimented with leeks, spring onions and cabbage it is apparent that you really can’t beat dropping a broccoli spear into a tin of green paint for a wildly sculptural effect. Weirdly wonderful. To make a bigger splash we dropped a collection of spring onions (or scallions if you’re from Ireland) and broccoli spears …

Co-op Web Magazine

Andy Porter How to

  FOOD, BEAUTY AND MOTORING IN STYLE Our web films for the Co-operative have been a big hit, with over 95,000 views on YouTube for one film alone. We made 14 films in total, all perfect miniatures for a consumer web audience with useful tips on everything from applying fake tan to buying a used …