Google Analytics Wins at Shots Awards 2012!

Google Analytics Wins at Shots Awards 2012!

Posted by on Nov 23, 2012 in Blog, Robert Waddilove, Tom Kilburn

On the 22nd November, Across the Pond were in attendance at the Shots Awards 2012. Our film ‘Google Analytics In Real Life – Online Checkout’ was shortlisted for Best Branded Short of the Year. It was up against some serious competition, including Nike, K-Swiss (love Kenny Powers) and XBOX. We thought it would be cool […]

Inform, Educate, Entertain… and Engage

Inform, Educate, Entertain… and Engage

Posted by on May 4, 2012 in Blog, Robert Waddilove

This is a blog post based on Robert Waddilove’s talk at The British Library on 20th April 2012. For more info on that event, please visit here. As this is part of a series of talks in relation to business models, I thought it would be interesting to explain how we as a company respond […]

A Brief History: Google Street View

A Brief History: Google Street View

This is the first in a series of blogposts in which we will delve into our archive to show you how we made some of our favourite films. We hope you will find it enjoyable, insightful and inspirational. First up is Google Street View, which began back in 2010. In preparation for the roll-out of […]

Google “Good to Know” Campaign

Google “Good to Know” Campaign

Posted by on Nov 1, 2011 in Blog, Graphic Design, Robert Waddilove

Credits Agency: M&C Saatchi Executive Producer: Julie Cohen Producer: Aaron Hutchinson Production Manager: Beki Gard Illustrations: Tom Chitty    

Google Analytics

Google Analytics

Posted by on Oct 19, 2011 in Blog, Robert Waddilove, Video

Poor “nick4ever”. All he wants to do is buy a loaf of bread from the supermarket, but the store’s policies and procedures get in the way of him accomplishing this seemingly simple task! What appears to be a completely absurd situation is actually something we all have to deal with on a regular basis. This […]

YouTube Space Lab

YouTube Space Lab

Posted by on Oct 18, 2011 in Blog, Robert Waddilove, Video

YouTube Space Lab is a worldwide initiative challenging 14-18 year-olds to design science experiments to be performed in space. A prestigious panel of scientists, astronauts, and educators will judge the entries with input from the YouTube community. Six regional finalists will gather in Washington, D.C. in March 2012 to experience a ZERO-G flight and receive other […]

The Dead Sea Scrolls

The Dead Sea Scrolls

Posted by on Sep 26, 2011 in Robert Waddilove, Video

The Dead Sea Scrolls are now online; a project of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, powered by Google technology. Explore them at http://dss.collections.imj.org.il. ATP produced this video, traveling to The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, to interview Dr Adolfo D. Roitman and Professor Yossi Matias, from Google. Their interviews formed the structure behind the animated visuals showcasing the […]

Google Zeitgeist Americas 2011

Google Zeitgeist Americas 2011

Posted by on Sep 24, 2011 in Blog, Robert Waddilove

Across The Pond Productions is at Google Zeitgeist Americas 2011! We’re executive producing all the content which goes to the www.zeitgeistminds.com channel, including all the video content, highlights, transcriptions & photography. It’s a toasty 45 degrees here, so we’re staying in cold & dark rooms (for a change).      

The Google Story: What’s Next?

The Google Story: What’s Next?

Posted by on Sep 20, 2011 in Robert Waddilove, Video

We updated our original ‘The Google Story‘ animation to include all the new cool products and major events Google had up to 2011. Including the Nexus S launch, Life In A Day, Art Project, Google+ and Larry Page becoming the new CEO. Credits Executive Producer: Robert Waddilove Associate Producer: Emily Rohan Production Manager: Beki Gard […]

Google Voice Actions UK

Google Voice Actions UK

Posted by on Sep 16, 2011 in Robert Waddilove, Video

Across The Pond Productions produced this animation to showcase the latest Voice Action functionality in Android. Using a mixed media approach using a real phone UI, hand-drawn animation and a slightly humorous script makes for an entertaining and informative promo. Credits Executive Producer: Julie Cohen Associate Producer: Emily Rohan Animation: Murray John Motion Graphics: Hayley […]