Balazs Garda as K
Attention! There is a crowdfunding campaign running right now until 5th November 2017! If you want to get involved in the production of this episode, go ahead and donate. You also can apply to contribute with skills!   As a kid, you may have played this game where someone starts a story and stops narrating […]

Shortfilm and beyond: The Never Ending Short Story of K

After more than a decade I’m coming back to 3D design and motion graphics with this advert. With a strong influence from the Game of Thrones series because some chess players have passed the addiction to the series to me, here is a presentation of what you can get if you become a Premium member […]

Advert: chess24 Premium

Recently Tradimo, the trading school, was totally redesigned. It was then time for a new explanatory video with a new look. First, a German version since the major marketing campaign was directed to Germany: Later we went worldwide in English:

Tradimo explanatory video

Around the Table 5 in Jordan!
A visit to this beautiful country from the perspective of the table where social interactions happen. Don’t miss out the Lost City of Petra, Aqaba landscapes, the intensive and frequent social life and the passing of time for family and friends. Music by Edessa

Around the Table (5) in Jordan!

2014, 2015 and 2016 in chess. A review of chess events during the 3 first years of chess24. The 24th of February of 2017 chess24 celebrated its third anniversary. This video not only pays tribute to a website that has put the cap in chess content, learning and broadcast quality. This video is a tribute […]

chess24: the first three years

Hou Yifan
Meet Hou Yifan, Women’s World Chess No.1 and 3-time Women’s World Champion. Photos and videos of the Chinese top chess player with beautiful Gibraltar in the background. The day after the 2017 Gibraltar Chess Festival I met Hou Yifan. She recently signed a contract with tradimo to bring trading to chess audiences. Since I work […]

Hou Yifan. Photography and interviews

Tata Steel Chess 2017
The Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2017 was the first big chess event of the year. Watch it all here. Top players were present and it paves the ways chess will take for the rest of the season. After the success of the recap videos made for the Chess World Championship, due to popular demand, I […]

Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2017: Final recap videos

Carlsen vs Karjakin
Short series of recap videos that summarize the 2016 World Chess Championship games providing useful and practical information for knowledgeable chess audiences, with twists and tensions in the storyline. Just as it happened. I made this series of recap videos for chess24 using the media generated in social networks, chess24 broadcast of the 2016 World […]

2016 World Chess Championship: Final recap videos

chess olympiad 2016
chess24 had a presence in the Chess Olympiad 2016 celebrated in Baku where Anna Rudolf reported the event for and chess24. Here is the final report about the event that I created with ChessCast’s footage and the editorial help of IM Anna Rudolf and chess24 English Editorial Colin McGourty. Click here to learn more […]

Baku Chess Olympiad 2016 final report

ReaCapital is a crowdinvesting real estate development project. A German startup with the idea of bringing real estate investment to the common people who have average savings. Here is the video I made for their landing page based in their lineal illustrations and real architectural designs that are present in the background. A initially challenging […]

Landing page video: ReaCapital

Authors at chess24
chess24 has contributions from World-class chess champions and they have to tell people out there about that. Here is an advert for chess24 that shows off contributors. The advert has a long version for those who enjoy some of the authors’ comments and their personalities: Learn more about my video works for chess24 here.

Authors at chess24 Advert

Hou Yifan tradimo
Women’s World Chess Champion Hou Yifan joins tradimo. I was in charge of making the advert and here it is. I has been localised in German, Russian, Arabic and Chinese. Click here to learn more about my video works for tradimo.

Hou Yifan tradimo advert

hanseatic brokerhouse
This is possibly the beginning of video news for the trading school website tradimo. For now, this video informs about an offer traders from the now closed trading division of Varengold can benefit from if they switch to Hanseatic Brokerhouse through tradimo. The video exploits the format I also used for chess24 in 1 minute […]

Trading video news: Hanseatic Brokerhouse

  Short news videos going viral based on captions, photos and some footage have been out there since Facebook added the autoplay feature. It’s been on the back of my head to use the format for the chess world for a while. Finally, some spare office time dedicated to creativity brought up the first video […]

chess24 in 1 minute. First video news on chess!

Around the table 4
Here is the 4th edition of Around the Table. There isn’t anything special to announce in this video except that life goes on. We grow older and the small one get bigger and bigger. And of course, enjoy the views around the table of Spain, Hungary and the UK.

Around the table 4. Life goes on

Magnus Carlsen
  Altibox Norway Chess 2016 ended with World Champion Magnus Carlsen as the winner. It happened in Stavanger (Norway) were chess24 team Fiona Steil-Antoni, Jan Gustafsson, Peter Svidler and myself covered the event live and online from the venue. When I had some time to get away from the live show production I took some […]

Altibox Norway Chess 2016. Live streaming and photography

tradimo binary options
tradimo is now offering a course on binary options and I was in charge of producing one marketing video and a few educational ones. The following is the English version of the introduction to binary options trading: You can find the rest of the video lessons on binary options trading at Click here to […]

tradimo Binary Options video course

One more year covering the Gibraltar Chess Festival. And before the photos, here is the intro video for the chess24 shows on this event. A Time-lapse of a sunset in Gibraltar that I made shortly before the event. And the gallery, with many chess players looking at the camera this time! something that doesn’t happen […]

Gibraltar Chess Festival 2016

little Traders is out in the App Store. It is an awesome game, funny, cool, vintage. All those who grew up with pixelated videogames can’t avoid looking at it with a smile. And that is exactly the feeling I wanted to communicate with its official trailer and its gameplay videos. Learn more about my role […]

Little Traders trailer and gameplay

tradimo is about to release the game Little Traders and just before the big date we released the trailer. Because the game has all this pixel art and vintage mood, the trailer had to give the same feeling. Here I chose a movie trailer style in a kind of old style and exaggerating the pixel […]

Little Traders iOS game trailer

Technical details Morazan, a revolution as told by its people / Morazán, una revolución contada por su gente (2015) Country: El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, UK, Spain Running time: 117 mins (Spanish), 118 mins (English) Aspect ratio: 4:3 SD (Upscaled version 16:9 FullHD under production) Type: Movie, documentary Color: Color Sound: Stereo Language: Spanish, English Genres: Documentary, […]

Full length documentary “Morazán, a revolution as told by its ...

Sometimes a company needs to renew some of the graphics used to promote the website and social media. Here you can see the new intro and social networks lower thirds I designed for chess24: To learn more about my role in chess24, have a look at this article.  

New graphics for chess24

A history of chess
This video is a first attempt to make a viral video using the methods of: Reducing a number of historical facts to a limited video length. Using chess history in general to attract audience and inserting a commercial message. Using the auto-play function from Facebook and deliver information from the beginning. Using graphics, music and […]

A short history of Chess, or…Two millennia reduced to 90 ...

Tradimo goes Arabic and Chinese
One of the biggest surprises of the year was to know that all the videos I produced for tradimo are going to be available in Arabic and Chinese! As a video producer, there is nothing better than seeing your productions conquering the world. tradimo videos are already a landmark in the financial markets. So getting […]

tradimo videos go Arabic and Chinese!

Trial and Error with time-lapse 1
I’d like to share some of my experiences in learning how to do time-lapse properly, above all using HDR photography. I hope you can find this information useful and can save you some time before trying to do stuff that simply doesn’t work from the beginning. I’ll also use this post to review the apps, […]

Trial and error with time lapse video

The Gibraltar Chess Festival 2015 is one of the first tournaments of the year. This time I didn’t produce the online show. Instead, I went to the field to take photos, videos, make interviews conducted by IM David Martínez, did some video experiments with time-lapse. And had time to produce a promo video showing the […]

Coverage, interviews, filming: Gibraltar Chess Festival 2015

Third part of Around the table showing places such as Pinar del Rey in San Roque, Cuenca and its Ciudad Encantada (Charmed City), Cordoba with its patios and flamenco, Madrid with people from the Spanish chess (chess24) and in GranVia; some Andalucian landscapes such as Palmones beach near Tarifa and towns like Vejer de la […]

Around the Table 3… with Adam!

The birth of a son deserves something to say. So here are some images in honour of such an event: Music by Possimiste

This is how Adam came to life

This is a video tutorial / promo video that is different from the average screencast stuff. It is a multicamera show explaining how the chess tournaments live broadcast tool of chess24 works. Most importantly, it also shows the essence of chess shows presented by GM Jan Gustafsson and IM Lawrence Trent. This is the “director’s […]

Screencasting a online shows viewer with a show, or a ...

Welcoming 2015 after a 2014 full of events. This advertisement is the 2015 new year welcome to all the chess fans who followed the biggest chess events through chess24. Apart from the celebration of 2014 and 2015 events, I wanted to bring some real drama to the ad. Two key figures, GM Magnus Carlsen and […]

Ad: chess24 welcomes 2015

This second part of Around the Table is all about Thailand. So you can see more than just people having coffees! In this video you will see: – Khao San Road – The anti-government protests and occupy Bangkok movement – Getting lost in Bangkok – Soi Cowboy – Chatuchak Weekend Market – Maeklong Railway Market […]

Around the Table II … in Thailand!

Whitewaters time-lapse sunset
Capturing a sunset with a time-lapse is specially challenging. If measurements are gotten wrong, we have to call that a day and rearrange everything again for another one. This video shows the views from the Whitewater building in Gibraltar and captures the sunset that happens just in front of the living room and the swimming […]

Architecture: Whitewater house views and sunset

This is a time-lapse experimental video that has become a series. More or less every year I release a new one where we can remember those places we have been and how we change. The idea is to show around the table where people have coffees, eat and socialise in different countries and situations.

Around the Table [pilot episode]

tradimo team and all helpers from at the launch of tradimo 5
The video production for tradimo started some 6 months before the launch of the company. During that time I structured the plan, looked for human resources and teamed up with those members of the team who were working for in the design and IT departments. tradimo was funded by the same people who made […]

Video production for tradimo: the online trading school

Here a video covering the visit of the winners of tradimo trading competions to Gibraltar where tradimo’s headquarters used to be. Have a look because there is some cool footage of Gibraltar and its curiosities. Don’t miss the flight!

The tradimo Competition Winners Trip to Gibraltar

Did you know that there is a video explaining what trading shares is and it has an impossible love story behind between a new trader and the daughter of a mogul of the world of apples? Well, it is here 🙂 I wrote the script for this video shortly after St. Valentine’s day… but be […]

What are shares? tradimo marketing/educational video

A music clip I made for my good friend Gergő Furgo at the time when he made second nature to sing Sampa in Potuguese.

Sampa with Gergő Furgo

Trip Advisor screencast
Combining an informative screencast, a commercial message and fun has become sort of a speciality. It just comes naturally because average screencasts and explanatory videos are so boring that every screencast out there really needs something to tell the audience “you will want to watch me!” So this screencast for Trip Advisor, let’s be honest […]

The coolest screencast is for Trip Advisor

Ubuntu is a join effort between African and European youth organisations where NGOs were awarded their efforts in improving their communities. The project started with a seminar and a conference in Brussels and followed in Johannesburg where a group of young people were trained and assessed the contestant organisations. The project ended with a ceremony […]

Video coverage: Ubuntu