About

BULLSIMPLE STUDIO

Bullsimple provides image research and creates visual treatments for several of the world’s leading commercial production agencies. With a thorough understanding of both the visual language of film and the business of advertising, Bullsimple supports successful campaigns for top brands in categories ranging from luxury goods to financial services.

DAVID LUCAS

Designer David Lucas brings more than 20 years of experience in film and visual design. Before creating Bullsimple Studio, David worked on-set as an art director and prop master for commercials, music videos, episodic television and feature films. Since then he has created hundreds of successful visual treatments.

"Create your own visual style... let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others."

Orson Welles

Clients

Bullsimple works with renowned production companies and highly acclaimed directors from around the world.

Production Companies

  • Caviar
  • B-Reel
  • Believe Media
  • HSI
  • Third Street Mining Company
  • @Radical.Media
  • RSA/Black Dog
  • Interrogate
  • Industry Films
  • Wondros
  • Pony Show Entertainment
  • Filmmaster Producciones
  • OPC
  • Challenged Productions
  • Person Films
  • Anonymous Content
  • Tool

Directors

  • Michael Haussman
  • The Malloys
  • Joseph Kahn
  • Matt & Oz
  • David LaChapelle
  • Neil Tardio
  • Hype Williams
  • Diane Martel
  • Floria Sigismondi
  • John Urbano
  • Brett Ratner
  • Jonathan Krisel
  • Jonas Arnby
  • Simon Cole
  • René Villar-Rios
  • Samuel Bayer
  • Anders Hallberg

Brands

  • Nike
  • Mercedes Benz
  • United Airlines
  • Facebook
  • Bose
  • Budweiser
  • Coca Cola
  • Cadillac
  • Target
  • Google
  • Samsung
  • Puma
  • Verizon
  • Dunkin Donuts
  • Volkswagen
  • Honda
  • Jeep/Chrysler/Dodge

Testimonials

"Every man should pull a boat over a mountain once in his life."

Werner Herzog

From the Blog

Beware of The Tree of Life • Tips for An Effective Visual Treatment

With so many directors and production companies bidding for commercial jobs, a strong visual treatment or a director’s pitch is crucial. As a research artist I have created hundreds of visual treatments for highly-acclaimed production companies and their commercial directors. Check out these tips to help improve and create a successful director’s pitch.

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Why Props Matter

Working as a PropMaster and an Art Director, I always had a sneaking suspicion that props are under appreciated. This brilliant video sets things straight. Let’s hear it for props.

Why Props Matter from Rishi Kaneria on Vimeo.

Diesel – Loverdose

Bullsimple created the visual treatment for this Diesel campaign.

Cadillac – Heads Up

Bullsimple created the visual treatment for this commercial for Cadillac. Person Films/HSI, Michael Haussman, director.

Mood Reels and Lookbooks: In Today’s Pitches, the Image Comes First

by 
in IssuesLine Items
on Jul 19, 2012

The pitch — boiled down to its simplest terms, it’s when someone with an idea tries to sell it to someone with the money or resources to get it made. Writers and directors can pitch their own original ideas or pitch their creative skills to win a job on an already-developed for-hire project. For decades, these pitches were purely verbal. They were about “being good in the room.” But today the pitch game is changing, and it’s a harder game to play than ever before.

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A Ban on Sitting

Too much time spent sitting increases the risk of heart attack, stroke and Type 2 diabetes and leads to depression and other mental health problems. According to the Dutch Rietveld Architecture-Art-Affordances (RAAAF,) it is time to ban sitting, as demonstrated in their exhibition. The design offers a variety of positions for people of nearly all sizes. While most workers took a while to find their ideal position, once they did they reported an increased sense of well-being. Click to see more.

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