Who We Are

Fifth Wall VFX are a Modern Digital Studio created to work in long term partnership with you – Directors, Designers, Production Companies and Agencies.

Directors Dave Child and James Knopp have been working together for over 10 years, creating short films, titles, promos and visual effects for Commercials, Broadcast and Social Media.

CGI can be a Dark Art for many clients – We take the time to understand your needs, and explain our way of working, while taking your project from concept through to delivery, working closely with you to refine the brief at each stage of the process.

People

The Senior Creative Team

Since joining the industry in 1994, Dave Child has worked at several major London facilities including Cinesite, Rushes, VTR, MPC, Ascent Media, Golden Square and Envy. Past Credits and Clients include Waterworld, Event Horizon, Tomorrow Never Dies, Sunshine, Poseidon, Tim Burton, Channel 5, UEFA, BT and EA. Dave enjoys the challenge of producing work that outstrips the constraints of budget and schedule.

Specialising in Direction of Sports and Promo Packages, James Knopp has created many projects for BT Sport, IMG Media & HBS. Other projects include a CG rebuild of the iconic 1966 Wembley Stadium complete with Twin Towers, Match of the Day titles 2016 and visualisations of pre-release vehicles for Jaguar Land Rover. James also brings a wealth of technical experience and efficient turn-around of projects.

Having spent the last 7 years working in some of the most well-respected facilities Soho has to offer including, Gramercy Park Studios, Ogilvy, Smoke & Mirrors, ITV Studios and Big Buoy, our Producer & Studio Manager Jordan Minetti brings his knowledge and experience to both our team in the studio as well as to our clients. Ensuring smooth and clear communication throughout all projects as well as reliable delivery at all times.

Services

CG

We specialise in all areas of CG, from modelling & animation through to photorealistic lighting & rendering, delivering everything from simple animatics to full CG sequences.

Visual Effects

With complete knowledge of the visual effects pipeline, we provide motion tracking, greenscreen keying, live-action integration and compositing, as well as on-set VFX supervision.

Motion Graphics

We deliver broadcast-ready graphics from logo animation and stings, to title sequences and full brand toolkits, ensuring all content is compliant and meets UK clearance requirements.

We Have Worked With

Recruitment

Fifth Wall VFX are always looking for new talent and partners to work with. If you are creative, talented, and legally entitled to work in the UK, we would love to hear from you.

Do you have a project you would like to talk about?
Get in touch & let’s have a chat.