Richard Swarbrick is a multi-media director whose distinctive animation style has made him a cult figure among sports fans the world over. Having trained as a classical painter, his technical skills have been developed through a career encompassing film editing, photography and graphic design. He is also an accomplished After Effects operator.
As a director, making commercials and a whole variety of short pieces, Richard has developed a remarkable range of animation techniques many of which he combines to great effect with live action.
His football animations ‘Bale’ and ‘El Clasico’ have had huge viral impact internationally clocking up over a million views on YouTube alone and have featured on myriad newspaper and magazine sites as well as football, film and cultural blogs.