Andy Potts
The Great Moon Rush

BBC Science Focus magazine animated cover

Science & Technology

Commissioned | Professional

How were your illustrations used? :
Magazine or newspaper cover illustration

How did you make this work:
A cover illustration and animation for BBC Science Focus print and Apple News edition. This is themed on the idea of the Great Moon Rush and the sudden lunar interest from superpowers and billionaires. The spiral-centric design was inspired by the1969 moon landing Time cover and all elements were created and animated in Cinema 4d with After Effects and Photoshop post work.

Commissioner Name :
Joe Eden
Commissioner Company :
Immediate Media
Commissioned for:
BBC Science Focus

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Currently Based:
United Kingdom (UK)

Andy Potts is a UK illustrator and animator based in Margate known for his eye-catching imagery and motion work. Originally from Kingswinford in the UK, he graduated with a BA Hons degree in illustration from Portsmouth University in 1995 and has since worked for a wide variety of international clients in editorial, advertising, publishing, design, music and film.