About Images In Motion
Location: 720 Ladera Dr. Sonoma, CA 95476
What We Do!
We can help you mix and match live action, puppets and animation. Our award winning, SF Bay Area company produces commercials, television, educational and web videos with great visual appeal and sales savy. View our work>
We build lightweight costumes that are properly balanced for the wearer. Costumes can be constructed in a wide range of materials.
We offer a complete video production studio with services from pre to post for shoots. View the Studio info and rate sheet>
Who We Are!
Kamela Portuges is co-owner and production designer at Images In Motion. She has over twenty years experience in designing award winning puppets and puppet sets for TV and film. She has puppeteered on many TV shows, films and commercials. Kamela has written many award winning scripts.
Kamela has designed puppets, sets and puppeteered for numerous clients including the National Forest Service, the National Marrow Donor Program, “Little Leaps” for Leapfrog Toys and more. Her screen credits include puppeteering and/or sculpting for “James and the Giant Peach”, “MonkeyBone”, “Being John Malkovich”, “The Fly2”, “BiCentennial Man”, “Life Aquatic” and the “Bob Clampett Opening” for the Cartoon Network. Her Commercial resume includes ESPN, Panasonic, Best Buy, Mercedes Benz and Round Table Pizza.
Kamela is the recipient of three regional Emmys, as a writer, puppeteer and production designer. She is one of America’s foremost celebrity doll sculptor’s and her work is seen in stores around the world. Kamela has degrees in Theater, Science and Marketing.
Lee Armstrong is co-owner and producer at Images In Motion Inc. She has produced award winning TV programs. Clients include Leapfrog Enterprises, the USDA Forest Service, NISE Barbados, National Marrow Donor Program, the University of California and more.
Lee started out as a TV puppeteer for Jim Henson. Her credits include both TV and film with such titles as “Being John Malkovich", “MonkeyBone”, “Fraggle Rock”, “Follow That Bird,” “Mustard Pancakes” for PBS, “Little Leaps” for Leapfrog Toys and the “Bob Clampett Show” for the Cartoon Network.
Her commercial credits include AXE, Best Buy, Mercedes Benz, Round Table Pizza, Bell Canada and Gold Seal Seafood. She is the recipient of two Regional Emmys as producer/writer and puppeteer. Lee is the Video Production Consultant for Puppeteers of America. Lee has a degree in Theater and received two Canada Council grants for her work in puppetry.