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Holding it down on the eastside for 15 years.

National Geographic Channel LA Shoot

CD: Brandon Martinez and DP: Yon Thomas shooting ID’s for National Geographic.

Universal Truth

Venn Diagram by designer Colin Harmon via SAY.


Jessica Hische, SF Design Week Sketch from Jessica Hische on Vimeo.


Times New Roman, A legendary typeface no one wants to touch. Fastcodesign.

Beth Hoeckel

Beth Hoeckel



ACE hotel visit with the fine folks over at Type Ed. #DTLA

The Spectacular Now – L.A. Premiere at the Vista Theatre

The CM team at the premiere of The Spectacular Now.

Plaid Empire

Holiday Gift

This years client gift included a handmade cedar box with a chalk board top, the rare and elusive Plow & Gun coffee and of course a CM coffee tumbler.

Eat, Drink & Be Merry


Down South

Our Creative Director Brandon Martinez and Executive Producer John McGinnis headed to the south to shoot for an upcoming project. We can’t divulge any information yet, let’s just say there’s a lot of laughing coming from the edit suite.

EXIT – Behind the Scenes

Exit shoot.

Things We Love – Spring 2012

Blondie, Vee Speers, Watercolor Whales, The California Poppy, When they were cool Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro, Paris Facade, Coco’s Variety, Massimo Vignelli, and the awesome Jessica Hische.

Don’t Forget To Breathe

Life of a motion designer never ends…

Savage U Outtakes

We had a great time directing the title sequence for Dan Savage’s new series Savage U. Check out a few of the moments in our outtakes video.

Summer Interns

These crazy kids interned at CM last summer. They are still in school and already have skills to pay the bills. Look out for them. Silvia Yom & Lauren Tom

Happy Holidays

What is Motion Design?

Motion Plus Design

The Fall Sky

From the deck at CM.

The Masters of Title Design…

A title sequence for a fictitious doc. Grad project by Jurjen Versteeg

Vintage Motion

The dongle pre Adobe.

Things We Love

Fall 2011

The Adventures of Colourmovie

Here is a behind the scenes of a spot we did earlier this month for the Red Hot Chili Peppers via Warner Brothers Records. More

Summer Birthdays at CM

From the Mean Streets of Copenhagen

Han Kjobenhavn

Hey Chalky!

The work of Dana Tanamachi, see her in action – More