The new Lightwell website is now online.

The all-new Lightwell website is now online, and features a responsive design, completely updated text and a new folio section. We still need to add some of the older projects, and a couple of newer ones, but will be attending to this over the next few weeks.

Some very massive digital backdrops designed for Bloomberg Go

My latest designs, for a set of digital backdrops for Bloomberg TV’s new, New York studios went live yesterday. The architectural scene in the backdrops is based upon Bloomberg’s own headquarters building in New York and is displayed in a set of massive LED screens. Often, with such large screens I tend to find that […]

A big fat “Hurrah!” for CG from Rocket Jump Film School

I spotted this short paean to computer generated visual effects on Twitter earlier today. It’s premise is that CGI visual effects are actually good for movies, and that it’s only considered to be a bad thing, because we only tend to notice bad CGI, whilst most CGI, the good stuff, is invisible – there are […]

Virtual sets designed by Lightwell for RFERL Farda

Virtual sets designed by Lightwell for RFERL Farda from Lightwell on Vimeo. I designed, and prepared these virtual sets between March and June 2015. The studio and desk were already in place, but cameras and lights were being set-up as the design progressed. The brief was to provide a design for a news studio within […]

RFEL Farda virtual set just went live.

  The Radio Free Europe’s Farsi news re-launched today, from a brand new virtual set, designed and prepared by Lightwell. The resolution isn’t ideal, but I have been promised grabs and clips. The broadcasts are recorded in a greenscreen studio equipped with the Newtek Tricaster. The only real, physical elements within the space are the […]