Ben&Julia Studio

Founded in Paris in 2007, the duo Julia Gaudard & Benoit Créac'h relocated to Berlin in 2010 opening a first Atelier Studio in Lobeck Strasse (Kreuzberg) and later in the Harzer Strasse (Alt-Treptow) with a separated workshop and a shooting studio for Photo & Video projects.

The studio is designed to allow inspiration to materialised.

It is a place to draw, paint, sculpt, make molds, cast, shoot, edit, scan, animate, grade, record a voice-over and play the banjo.

Artvertising

Since 2016, Ben&Julia have founded the art-production company Maison Saucisse for outstanding projects, licensing and merchandising development.

Saucisse.TV

April 2019, Saucisse.tv has launched. 


POST-PRODUCTION BOUTIQUE

A space dedicated to Digital Art, Audio & Video.

From Motion Graphics, VFX Keying & Tracking, we can help in house or on location.

Specialised in Mixed Media Compositing, fine grading, we welcome various type of challenges offering solutions for Video & Audio projects. Please visit Saucisse.tv for more post production services.


Graphic Design

We design logos, illustrations, characters and graphics for web, print & videos.

Adobe CS | Traditional

Animation | VFX

Services include 2D - 3D compositing, keying, tracking & motion graphics.

After effects | Dragonframe

Editing | Color Grading

Editing services from HD to 4K master delivery.

Work in true colors space and benefit of large scale 65" 4K pre-visualization.

Avid | Premiere | Pro Tools | Davinci | 10bit color-space calibrated monitor


WORKSHOP

Concept & Design

Ideas and how to represent them.

We love to write and use our drawing skills to give shape to ideas before bringing them to the digital world.

Puppets & Furry Friends

Our puppets are our pride :) Totally in love with the puppets of the 80's / 90's, we have always made a point of honor to stand out from what has been done in this field.

Models & Sculptures

We have created a wide range of model sets and sculptures, from toy size to 3,30 meter long figures.

We love mixing techniques, modeling chavant, clay, super sculpey, craft foam, cardboard, wood, metal and more.

Costume making 

From design to execution, we create exotic costumes for music videos, artistic performance and advertising (cf. Mattress-man costume, Pumpkin Creeper, Giant Mouse).

Challenge us with your ideas and use the contact form to request the incredible costumes that fit your needs.

Molding and cast

The studio is equipped with a vacuum chamber and pump for clear-cast resin,  air free silicone molds, resistant silicone platinum mask and prosthetics.

99.9997% of our props are made directly in house (cf. Diesel, Volvo Art Session, World of Kaluk)

Coloring

Airbrush, sprays, acrylic, watercolor, ink, pencil, poscas to varnish. 

The best coloring techniques, fine art execution.


SHOOTING STUDIO

Ideal for photo, video, interview, packshot, model sets & stop-motion projects.
Camera equipment, wide range of lenses, microphones, monitoring, tripod and slider.

Featuring Dragonframe animation system, Chroma Key backdrop.


Video

Fully customizable studio.

Shoot in small decor or Chroma-key.

Take advantage of the other spaces for make-up, retouching, large preview, compositing tests.

Photography

Fashion, beauty, catalogs and magazine covers , editorials, head-shots and products.

Get that shot you've been waiting to take!

Ask us about our lighting and lenses package for the stage.

Stop Motion

You can easily shoot and edit stop motion videos wih the Dragonframe system. Simply shoot your pics & adjust the timing in the software.

Keep your shots consistent with our LED light equipment, adjustable shooting table & tripod.


ABOUT BEN & JULIA

CONFERENCES / WORKSHOPS

  • OFF Festival | Barcelona 2017
  • Cannes Lions | Cannes 2014
  • Fitc | Amsterdam 2013
  • Hyper Island | Sweden 2013
  • Fête de l'Anim - guests of honor | France 2012
  • Faux Images | Berlin 2011
  • Pictoplasma Festival | Berlin 2011
  • Playgrounds Festival | Netherlands 2011
  • Pictoplasma Festival | New York 2011

BIO

Established in 2007 in Paris, Ben&Julia Studio is a 2000 sqft creative studio based in Berlin and founded by the French/Swiss duo of fine-art directors, Julia Gaudard and Benoit Créac'h.

Since more than 10 years, B&J have been developing their mixed-media aesthetic, providing visuals and symbolic setups on a contemporary level. 

Benoit Créac'h

Managing Director
Direction / VFX  🇫🇷

Julia Gaudard

Managing Director
Direction / Art Direction 🇨🇭