Who We Are

StillEffects Studios (SES) is a small creative agency, located in Washington DC, specializing in marketing and rich media applications. At stillEffects Studios we develop all our work based on our principle of "Effective Visual Communication"; in which we push the boundaries of design and make a product with a lasting impact. It's because of this principle we use our insight, creativity, and experience to meet all of our client’s needs and deliver a product that communicates their message.

What We Do

At stillEffects we provide a variety of creative services to meet the needs of an ever-evolving rich media landscape. With a team of young and innovative designers who pride themselves on pushing their creative and technical skills to the limit on each project while still keeping to strict deadlines and budgets.

Our Services


  • Web Design/ Interactive Media
  • 3D Modeling/Animation
  • Video Editing/ Post Production
  • Illustration/ Graphic Design
  • Concept Art/ Fine Arts
  • Motion Graphics/ 2D Animation
  • Brand Development
  • Corporate Identity/ Profile
  • Printing/ Packaging
  • Typography
  • Sound Design
  • Musical Production

Master of The Ocean

MASTER OF THE OCEAN

February 01, 2009

The Master of The Ocean is a yearly wind surf, kite boarding, and surf exhibition/ competition held in the Dominican Republic. We created this short piece to promote the event. This project is part of a larger segment set to air on ESPN.

Foreign NYC

FOREIGN NYC

February 15, 2009

Foreign NYC is a clothing label created by Aaric Akira. The label launched during the Spring/ Summer of 2009. We were asked to develop the website for the label's online identity.

Camilo Sanz

Art Director & Web Developer

240.274.6862 -- csanz@sesdc.com

stokieart.com

Sebastien Harding

Creative Director & Motion Designer

240.483.8304 -- sharding@sesdc.com

7splat.com


MASTER OF THE OCEAN

Client

Master of The Ocean

Media

Motion, Video Editing, Video Production, 3D Animation, Identity

Technology

Final Cut, 3D Max, After Effects, Photoshop

Information/ Comments

This video was developed to promo Master of The Ocean, windsurf, kite boarding, and surf competition in the Dominican Republic.

MINI EARTH SHORT

Client

Personal Work

Media

3D Animation, Motion, Video Editing, Video Production

Technology

3D Max, After Effects, Photoshop

Information/ Comments

In this video short we created a small 3D world, its our own "little paradise," feel free to give it a visit!

FOREIGN NYC

Client

Foreign NYC

Media

Web Design, Web Development, eCommerce, Animation, Identity

Technology

Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, PHP, Actionscript

Information/ Comments

We developed this website for Foreign NYC a new clothing brand set to launch in its first collection in the Summer of 2009.

BOOM BOOM SHORT

Client

Personal Work

Media

3D Animation, 3D Modeling, Motion, Video Editing, Video Production

Technology

3D Max, After Effects, Final Cut

Information/ Comments

This animated short features one of our favorite characters here at the the studio named Boom Boom.

GABRIEL HARDING PHOTOGRAPHY

Client

Gabriel Harding

Media

Web Design, Web Development, Photography, Graphic Design, Identity

Technology

HTML, CSS, Flash, XML, Photoshop

Information/ Comments

We developed an identity and the web presence for photographer Gabriel Harding to showcase his various works.

VIDEO NEWS SERVICES

Client

Video News Services (VNS)

Media

Web Design, Web Development, Graphic Design, Identity

Technology

HTML, CSS, Javascript, Photoshop, Illustrator

Information/ Comments

A website developed for VNS a camera man and news service company located in Washington DC.

ANGELIC FLAVA

Client

Private Client

Media

Illustration, Graphic Design, Compositing, Photography, Large Scale Printing

Technology

Photoshop, Illustrator, SLR

Information/ Comments

This project was very graphics heavy, a lot of compositing and image manipulation when into make the illustrated element blend naturally with the photography.

WHITECOAT STRATAGIES

Client

Whitecoat Strategies LLC

Media

Web Design, Web Development, Illustration, Animation

Technology

Flash, Photoshop, Illusrator

Information/ Comments

A designed for Whitecoat Stratagies new site, the company deals with science and wanted to break away from the "science look" something a little more fun loving.

STOKIE THE DARK HORSE

Client

Personal Work

Media

Graphic Design, Identity, Print, Branding

Technology

Photoshop, Illustrator

Information/ Comments

The identity for Stokie: The Dark Horse, the logo was used for various projects.

MOY'S PRODUCTIONS WEBSITE

Client

Moy's Productions Inc.

Media

Web Design, Web Development, Graphic Design, Illustration

Technology

Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, Actionscript

Information/ Comments

We were asked to redesign the website for Moy's Productions. We create a new look and revamped the interface, take a look.

DUB-T: FULL WEAPONRY THE ALBUM

Client

DUB-T

Media

Graphic Design, Illustration, Identity, Product/ Packaging Design

Technology

Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign

Information/ Comments

We were asked to designed the album cover for Full Weaponry, the first album by DUB-T a local group in Maryland.

C*BASS IDENTITY

Client

Personal Work

Media

identity, Branding, Graphic Design, Illustration

Technology

Photoshop, Illustrator

Information/ Comments

This is the identity for graphic and rich media design C*Bass, the identity was used for the designers website and other projects.

APEX BRASIL INTRO

Client

Apex Brasil

Media

Motion, 2D Animation, Identity, Branding

Technology

After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator

Information/ Comments

In this project we created a logo animation for the organization Apex Brasil. The animation was later used for various internal projects .

MIO RESTAURANT

Client

Mio Restaurant

Media

Web Design, Web Development, Identity, Branding

Technology

HTML, CSS, Flash, Photoshop

Information/ Comments

This was a re-designed for Mio Restaurant's website, which now includes an animated image gallery, and blog.

MINARDI F1 RACE TEAM

Client

Personal Work/ Exhibit

Media

Graphic Design, Illustration, Printing

Technology

Illustrator

Information/ Comments

This illustration was developed for an art exhibit featuring works created entirely in Adobe Illustrator.

STILLEFFECTS STUDIOS LOGO INTRO

Client

Personal Work

Media

Motion, 3D Animation, Identity, Branding, Graphic Design

Technology

3D Studio Max, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator

Information/ Comments

This is one version of many SES logo animations used to brand various projects we have done in the past.

ORIGINAL AMBROSIA RESTAURANT

Client

Original Ambrosia Restaurant

Media

Web Design, Web Development, Illustration, Identity, Branding

Technology

HTML, CSS, Photoshop, Illustrator

Information/ Comments

We developed this website for Original Ambrosia a traditional Greece and Mediterranean cuisine restaurant.

CHARACTER CONCEPT ART

Client

Various/ Personal Work

Media

Illustration, Graphic Design, Storyboarding, Concept Art

Technology

Photoshop, Illustrator

Information/ Comments

These are various character concepts we create for current and past projects past projects they were used in storyboards, mocks, etc.