Creative Director

Justin Puda is a native San Diegan with a solid background in still photography, production and postproduction. A lover of photography since his middle school days, Justin cut his teeth shooting major musical acts early in his career.

After attending Brooks Institute of Photography and focusing on Visual Journalism Studies, Justin found himself growing interested in motion graphics, VFX and 3D animation. Following his formal education, Justin began working for a small but respected video production company, where he honed his self-taught motion graphics, VFX and 3D animation skills.

In 2008, jumping at an exciting opportunity to work for Sony PlayStation, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation. After two years with the experts as Sony, he took the plunge, leaving the company to start Rocket Lab Collective. At Rocket Lab, Justin’s love of technical direction and post-supervision can flourish among the talented artists he’s collected there.

Justin has worked with a wide variety of clients such as Sony Playstation, Hewlett Packard, NBC, Deutsch, Red Bull, and Fuel TV.