Powered by years of comprehensive experiences in media communications and art, Jack Forest founded Forest Production in 2010. In 2017, Forest Creative Limited was established as a subsidiary in the United Kingdom.
Forest Creative Limited offers a multitude of brand advertising services, covering photography, graphic design and printing. Within months since it opened its doors, it has already accomplished a distinguished portfolio with well-received video commercials and micro-movies for prestigious clients – including Cartier, Franck Muller, Guerlain, Ferrari, Van Cleef & Arpels – in collaborations with renowned directors and award-winning teams.
Given popular response, Forest Creative Limited opened a studio in London in 2018 and extended its services to individual portrait, family and wedding photography, as well as styling consultation, at international advertising production service level.
Everyone is a unique star. There are so many irreplaceable moments in life which are worth keeping records of.
A star-studded team of ours, from graduates of elite art schools to experienced producers of internal elite brand campaigns, document those unforgettable memories for you.
Lam Yu, pseudonym “Jack Forest”, whose passion for the media industry has resulted in his impressive career for the past ten years. Educated at Hong Kong Baptist University, Jack holds a bachelor’s
degree in Communication - Cinema and Television. During his studies, he was nurtured with vast opportunities of getting involved in commercial radio program and film production. Jack has cut his teeth in a number of prestigious local establishments, starting out in program production at Television Broadcasts Limited (TVB); prior to moving to The Sun Daily and Car Plus Magazine to work as reporter and editor. He then joined the renowned international men’s magazine Esquire Hong Kong edition in 2003, and started his tenure as managing editor in 2007.
During the eight years with Esquire, Jack was a favourite among A-list stars including Leon Lai, Daniel Wu and Aaron Kwok, who would designate him to personally handle their interviews. He also led cover shoots for world-acclaimed Chinese celebrities including Chow Yun-Fat, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Andy Lau, Donnie Yen and Louis Koo.
As the Creative Director of Forest Creative Ltd., Jack will oversee the design and execution of all the projects.
Art Director and leading make-up artist
Being of one of the master class makeup artists in Hong Kong, Jan Chan always pays attention to the aesthetic value of things. He has quickly emerged as a highly sought-after makeup artist, renowned for creating flawless skin and using colour together with texture in a charismatic way.
With the stunning makeup skill, Jan was designated to manage the styling works for various celebrities including Annie Liu, Cecilia So, G.E.M., Karena Ng, Ann Bai, Irene Wang, Baobao Wan, Irene Wan and Aimee Chan etc.
Has created looks and collaborated with Shiseido, Estee Lauder, Bobbie Brown, Shu Uemura, Olay, Maybelline, L’Oreal, IPSA, Sulwhasoo, Louboutin Beauty and YSL beauty etc., Jan has also taken charge of a YSL Beauty Project titled “AQUA”, taking care of every process of the project from concept to creation.
With a lifelong interest in art piece, Jan creates collage and photography relating social issues and reflecting the boundary in life. He is currently having his MFA in Central Saint Martins.
As the Art Director and leading make-up artist of Forest Creative Ltd., Jan will oversee the styling work and design of all the projects.