Studio News

Welcome to Rise AR: a leading UK augmented reality company

It’s an exciting time here in the office; not only are we continuing to produce our high quality cgi’s, we’ve been working hard on creating bespoke augmented reality apps and developing our very own software development kit (SDK) through our sister company, RiseAR. With all this going on, we thought it was about time to start series of Read More

CGI’s – Why we’re walking the tightrope

I suppose after 11 years in the architectural visualisation business, now’s as good a time as any to reflect on the challenges we’ve faced and how we’ve responded to them. In order to do this, we need to look at the very core of what keeps us ticking – our clients and their needs. The visuals we create Read More

Roll with it…Matching CGI to live video

Amongst the main weapons in the armoury of developers looking to gain planning consent, the photomontage CGI is proving to be a hit. These images provide a valuable insight into how a development will sit in its true context, and how, hopefully, environmental impact can be kept to a minimum. They’re far more digestible to a planning committee Read More

Christmas E-Card 2013

Over the past few years we’ve been producing interactive Christmas E-cards for a bit of festive fun. It’s always a nice to produce something a little different and hopefully helps to get us and our clients into the Christmas spirit! Our first attempt started off with Rob volunteering to produce one as an alternative to the regular physical Christmas cards we’d Read More

Galliard celebrations – 21 years in London

We were pleased to be invited to join Galliard Homes at the Millennium Hotel in Mayfair recently to celebrate their 21st year of developing in London. The invite came from Alex Lawrie of PR company Lawrie Cornish, so Paul, Martin and James went along to share the occasion. On arrival, we were struck by the sheer variety of Read More


Hello. We are a small, yet highly experienced, adaptable CGI studio based in the attractive North Essex countryside. With this blog we hope to give you an insight into our studio, our projects, and the fascinating world that is architectural visualisation and computer generated imagery. For more info please take a  look at our website…