Behind The Scenes          

Andre Elijah Founder, Creative Director — OPIATS  — ︎@AndreElijah

          Andre is a multi-disciplinary, award winning creative, technologist, and New Media Graduate from Toronto, Canada.

Currently working in the world of Virtual and Augmented Reality, Andre is creating branded experiences and working to make the medium more accessible to the masses.

Andre has spoken at the Canadian Real Estate Association on the merits of Virtual and Augmented Reality technologies, as well as VR World Congress in Bristol, on creating magical experiences for brands and consumers in VR.

Having previously worked in both the Film and Finance industries, Andre has built a reputation for cutting edge technical projects.
Andre led the technical elements of both production and post-production on Beyoncé's Live at Roseland concert DVD which was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America, and served as the FIRST 10 camera multi-cam shoot of its kind on the RED Digital Cinema Camera system.

2017’s project, "Drizzy Manor", an interactive ArchViz project made in Unreal Engine 4 acquired over a million views in the first three days after launch and coverage from international media outlets including Teen Vogue, Esquire, GQ, Complex, and Polygon and went on to over 10 million lifetime views.