Favourite ad campaigns this month…

Two of my favourite ad campaigns at the moment are for the National Lottery and Ikea. The National Lottery ads created by Abbot Mead Vickers, feature Piers Morgan and Katie Price sending themselves up with what they'd do if they won the lottery, along with with the hash-tag #pleasenotthem Piers Morgan gives a nightmarish theme pier … Continue reading Favourite ad campaigns this month…

Virgin Mobile Australia Viral – Meet the 2nd most famous Pitt

Love this campaign. I came across it randomly today. It features Doug Pitt, Brad Pitt's not so famous younger brother. Whilst the likeness may be there, their lives couldn't be more different and Virgin Mobile have used this as a clever campaign to promote superstar service to the ordinary people. It's a pity the site … Continue reading Virgin Mobile Australia Viral – Meet the 2nd most famous Pitt

Dove viral campaign becomes the most watched ad ever…

Saw this today and wasn't 100% sure if it was for real or if it was a parody, but then it occurred to me I'd seen something similar recently which was. The first video is the genuine article, a reminder that we are more beautiful than we think we are. A good lesson in this … Continue reading Dove viral campaign becomes the most watched ad ever…

Beautiful and innovative Tube posters

Love these posters from a bygone era. So much more artistic and colourful than the ads you see plastered all over the the transport networks today... Makes you feel all warm and fuzzy 🙂 It's Nice That : London Transport Museum shows 150 beautiful and innovative Tube posters. Further posters can be seen at an … Continue reading Beautiful and innovative Tube posters

Channel 4’s Paralympic Advert…

Channel 4 trailed their 90 second trailer advert for the Paralympic games last night. It was certainly quite epic, not only covering the athletes amazing abilities but also a nod to what some of them may have been through to get to where they are now. I thought it was awesome and extremely well made... You … Continue reading Channel 4’s Paralympic Advert…

Creative Review Advertising picks of the year…

Creative Review Magazine has picked it's advertising choices of 2011. I personally love the VW advert best with 'mini' Darth Vader. The kid in that costume just captured the inner Jedi in him perfectly (or lack of)! His expression at the end is priceless 🙂 Creative Review Advertising Picks of the Year