Effie Launches Global Call for Entries for 5 for 50 Award

by / January 17, 2019 / To mark its 50th anniversary, Effie’s 5 for 50 Award has opened its global call for entries, with a campaign created by McCann Worldgroup which celebrates how truly effective work transcends marketing and becomes part of people’s everyday vernacular.  The campaign summons the design elements and taglines of some of the most iconic Effie winners through the years including McDonald’s[Read More]

What we learned in 2018 – Eleven

by / January 17, 2019 / What I learned in 2018, by Ben Freer, Sound Designer/Mixer at Eleven.   I learned that sleep is very important.  I had a baby boy named Henry 6 months ago and he has taught me that getting your zzzz’s is not only key to your health, it keeps you sane!  Having a child has been one of the most rewarding things i’ve experience[Read More]

AR Studio ARwall Expands with Senior Directors, Advisors including Digital Domain EP John Canning

by / January 17, 2019 / Los Angeles-based AR studio ARwall has expanded with the addition of senior-level talent and entertainment industry advisors well known for their expertise in design, engineering, and XR. Their growing personnel roster boasts a board of production industry veterans and experts, including Digital Domain EP and XR leader John Canning, ITV Alliance CEO Allison Dollar and General Immersive CEO/Founder[Read More]

Kohler’s New ‘Mirror, Mirror’ Campaign Rolls Out Centerpiece TVC from RSA Films’ Robert Stromberg

by / January 17, 2019 / To promote the launch of the much-anticipated Verdera Voice Lighted Mirror with built-in Voice Control, Kohler tapped RSA Films’ award-winning filmmaker and visual effects artist, Robert Stromberg (Maleficent), to direct the spellbinding centerpiece TV commercial for its new “Mirror, Mirror” TV, print and out of home campaign. The “Mirror, Mirror” commercial features a modern-day “evil[Read More]

The Bigger Picture Kicks Off 2019 With An Enhanced and Expanded Team

by / January 17, 2019 / The Bigger Picture is excited to announce the promotion of Daryl Devlin to Head of Business Development and the addition of national representation via DeVine Reps. The newly expanded team works in close collaboration with EP and company founder Tracy Mays with an integrated approach of creative connectivity and business marketing. The Bigger Picture has also joined OWNED, a global coalition of wo[Read More]

The Case for Slow Design: Make Art, Not Products – by Jesse Weaver

by / January 11, 2019 / Coming out of school as newly minted designers, we often aspire to the heights of master craftsmanship. We envision ourselves creating expertly designed, meticulously implemented products that inspire awe with their beauty, artistry, and execution. Then the real world promptly smacks us in the face. Craftsmen spend untold hours creating their masterpieces. They sweat the details and pour their s[Read More]

What I Learned in 2018 – Lord Danger

by / January 9, 2019 / By Lena Kazer, Director Of Business Development Lesson Number One: having dart guns at the office is fantastic way to blow off steam. Though, as the great Stan Lee taught us - with great power comes great responsibility. So, aim carefully at your target’s head, enjoy the ensuing shriek of joy-horror, and quietly get back to work. I joined the Lord Danger team as Director of Business Developm[Read More]