From the start, the company’s focus has always been to be respected as the best picture post production facility in the UK.  The Look was opened in March 2007 by MD and owner Thomas Urbye from offices on Bateman Street, in August 2010 The Look expanded to larger premises on Rathbone Street. In May 2016 The Look moved to a state of the art 4K ready building in Margaret St which is its current home, comprising of ten suites, which house a mix of grading, online, QC and offline.

In March 2018 The Look opened its Cardiff facility to service productions shooting and posting in Wales.


Formerly at MPC as a Colourist and Senior Online Editor, Thomas Urbye has industry-leading knowledge of digital intermediate & high definition post production. His filmography includes over sixty high-end feature films and television drama series.

Mark Maltby is a senior online editor and colourist, supervising his team from first conform right through to delivery. With a keen eye and technical knowledge, Mark is able to make sure that projects are ready for the final grade and that the final finish is of the highest standard.

Dan Marbrook is a producer and work-flow expert who previously managed the post production facilities at Virgin. Having worked with The Look since 2010 he has brought his expertise in facility management and also acted as the facilities main producer. Dan not only has the client skills, but the technical understanding of both picture finishing and VFX, to make sure that each project that comes into the facility is handled the right way for that particular job.