Optus and Google have combined with M&C Saatchi on an offbeat (aka *genius*) R&D project to keep our beaches safe.
The Clever Buoy project, which uses sonar technology to detect shark-sized objects in coastal areas before relaying the signal to lifeguards, is the first Australian implementation of Google’s global Project Re: brief platform to better integrate creative ideas with digital execution.
Director: Mark Simpson
VFX Executive Producer: Dave Kelly
VFX Producer: Jayne da Costa
VFX Coordinator: Tyrone Estephan
Lead Designer: Vitaly Grossman
2D Animation: Juan Serrano
Compositors: Luke Carvell, Mark Kwanten, Maxence Peillon
Head of 3D: Bryn Morrow
3D Animation: Danni Jialing
FX: Sina Rahimpour
Modelling / Lighting: Albert Susantio