Papparazzi Bear Magician Lovely illustration and art direction for Alka Seltzer via I Believe in Advertising
http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=857416&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=00ADEF&fullscreen=1 Things Fall Apart from Wilson on Vimeo. This short film from Ron Chiu and Chris Hewitt was shot on DV Cam with post production in Adobe After Effects.
A look at the world of brands, media, communication, technology and that in 2010. http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=2037535&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=00ADEF&fullscreen=1 2010: Entertainment and Communication from Faris Yakob on Vimeo. There’s loads more great insights and thinking over at Faris’ blog.
TED talks are normally good, but this one is brilliant. Since 1979, Benjamin Zander has been the conductor of the Boston Philharmonic. He’s known around the world as both a guest conductor and a speaker on leadership. He has two passions: classical music and helping us all realise our untapped love for it; and by… Continue reading Classical Music and Shining Eyes
Part 2 of my all-new essential guide to trends in advertising; aka “popular+creative YouTube videos brought to terrestrial TV in the form of advertising”. This time it’s the BBC creative department, again. Spotted this trailer on TV last night. 1/ BBC Sport – We Support Your Team! 2/ Matt McAllister setting the Guiness World Record… Continue reading Advertising trends explained… via the BBC Creative Department. Pt2
Twitter has been through some tough times recently. It’s had a senior management change, issues with scalability and infrastructure, and companies like Friendfeed have been quick to innovate and are hot on their heels. But could all that be about to change?? A few brands have dabbled with Twitter; but the mighty pop-celeb-car-crash that is… Continue reading Is Twitter about to go mainstream?
Standard apps 1st page, everything else by colour. It’s a good looking alternative to grouping apps by “usage” and finding the right icon is really quick.
Minilogue have teamed up with Kristofer Ström again to release to follow-up to the brilliant “Hitchhikers Choice” video. http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=1781230&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=00ADEF&fullscreen=1 Minilogue – Animals from ljudbilden on Vimeo. For best viewing open the video on Vimeo and switch to HD and Full Screen mode. Director/Animator/Characterdesign: Kristofer Ström AE/Filmmaestro/Cutting: Erik Buchholtz Producers: Bart Yates, Nicholas Wakeham Studio: varelsen.com… Continue reading Animals by Kristofer Ström, for Minilogue
I’ve recently realised what a complete waste of time it is opening up my bookmarks, visiting a site, checking for new content, closing the site, opening up my bookmarks, going to the next site, checking for new content, closing the site, repeat, etc, etc, etc. I decided to give Google Reader a try after Joe… Continue reading Why I’ve fallen in love with Google Reader