Ben’s work combines art, science and advertising. A native New Yorker, he directs and shoots Tabletop & Live Action TV Commercials and Print on five continents. World renown for High Speed Liquids, he also shoots Food, Cosmetics, Fashion, Beauty, Gold & Diamond Jewelry and Pharmaceuticals.

A master of High Speed and all Effects Driven Visuals, he is accomplished in blending Live Action and CGI Elements. Ben, a Certified Steadicam operator is highly experienced with Motion Control and advanced camera and product rigs. He is a 3D/Stereo Imaging Specialist certified by Sony and Panasonic.   

Ben’s work has won 2 Emmys, an Addy and a Silver AD&D award. Characterized by a powerful sense of energy, movement and design. His background as a choreographer influences his commercial work. He choreographs strong and subtle interactions between camera, talent, product and lighting.

In addition to his Commercial work, Ben directs Documentaries and Dance Films that have been featured in the Lincoln Center Dance on Camera Festival and the New Museum of Contemporary Art in NYC.

Partial client list: L’Oreal, Heineken, Tropicana, Miller, Budweiser, Asahi, Olay, Lipton, Estee Lauder, Shiseido, Kraft, Dove, Tylenol, Stella Artois, Aquafina, Brita, MTV, Coca Cola, Minute Maid and Firestone.

CONTACT JAKE.LOONAN@chimneygroup.com