Category: Video

The People’s Pennant

Jessica K. Heltzel, Tim Hoover, Eric R. Mortensen have teamed up to create The People’s Pennant, a project that aims to “elevate the pennant from the confines of sports to celebrate the everyday.” And elevate these pennants do. I really enjoyed watching their factory tour video – it’s the kind of thing where the process [...]

March 19 / 2012
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Silvio Teixeira

100 IDS: It’s a poster / video / business card(s) / self promotion solution, got it. Throwing one stone at the multiple media birds that are modern branding, gotta love that. Check out more work by Barcelona / Amsterdam / Portugal designer Silvio Teixeira. via The Strange Attractor.

March 11 / 2012
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Universal Logo

Universal Pictures recently released a commemorative version of their iconic animated logo to celebrate their 100th anniversary. Nice, right? Like me, perhaps you are wondering what the previous versions looked like. There’s a video for that too, of course. I happen to like the shiny brushed metallic finish – it looks appropriate for something that’s [...]

March 04 / 2012
Author John
Category Branding, Video
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Novum’s geodesic front cover

Mute the song used in the video and put on some Junior Kimbrough or something similar. Makes the experience of creating a Buckminster Fuller-inspired magazine cover seem a whole lot cooler. Designed by Paperlux, found on magCulture.

February 11 / 2012
Author John
Category Design, Magazine, Video
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PBS Arts’ Off Book
Presents: Typography

Typography is everywhere, true, but not everybody uses it the same way. In the second episode of PBS’ “Off Book” video series, learn how typeface designers Jonathan Hoefler and Tobias Frere-Jones create fonts to convey a particular feeling, how Paula Scher uses type to build brands, and how Pentagram partner Eddie Opara employs typography to create [...]

February 05 / 2012
Author John
Category Design, Typography, Video
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When Will You Die?

Check out this They Might Be Giants music video filmed just down the street from Seaside Tavern on Euclid Avenue (That’s Stamford, CT). A to A Solutions provided the space and much of the printing and equipment. If you don’t know A to A, they are a full-service graphic production studio specializing in comps and [...]

February 01 / 2012
Author John
Category Video
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