LegalZoom + Nat Geo

Custom Vignette

Billboard

BTS

BTS

We rendezvoused with maritime investigator Karsten von Hoesslin to find out how he handles life on the high seas.

In between Karsten chasing pirates and investigating high-profile international crimes, we caught up with the host of Lawless Oceans – Nat Geo’s brand new limited series – to uncover the riskiest parts of his job for a custom integration with LegalZoom. When it comes to expert advice on the open water, there’s nobody more qualified.

To make this feel like a natural extension of the show, we found the perfect location in Cabrillo Beach just outside of L.A. that provided filmic backdrops resembling the coast of Somalia, which Karsten frequents. We started our day at the magic hour to capture B-roll of him in his element and take advantage of the West Coast winter. The clients loved our footage so much that we utilized it to fill out the entire spot, instead of cutting away to show clips like previously planned. Despite a very tight turnaround, we created a custom vignette and billboard in time to promote the series premiere – delivering lasting exposure for the presenting sponsor.

Details

DIRECTOR: Takashi Doscher
SHOOT LOCATION: Los Angeles
WHAT WE DID:
  • Creative
  • Production
  • Design
  • Post
Related Projects
  • Kraft + Leo Burnett
    Kraft + Leo Burnett
    Digital/Social Directed by Daniel Sattelmeyer Food/Beverage Kraft Leo Burnett Lifestyle Real People
  • Chime + MTV
    Chime + MTV
    Brand Partnerships Celebrity Chime Digital/Social Directed by Chris Hamilton MTV Velocity Viacom
  • Southern Company + FitzCo
    Southern Company + FitzCo
    Brand Partnerships Cause Marketing Digital/Social Directed by Chris Hamilton FitzCo Real People Southern Company
  • HarperCollins + “Punching the Air”
    HarperCollins + “Punching the Air”
    Cause Marketing Digital/Social Directed by Chris Hamilton HarperCollins Long Form Real People
Bitnami