Paintings from the air

Love this idea. Whenever I fly anywhere I am always the one insisting on having the window seat just so I can peer out of the window and covertly snap photos, even when they tell you to turn off all electrical devices! Painter Jim Darling has created a series of paintings inspired by his views … Continue reading Paintings from the air

Harry Potter Titles re-imagined as minimalist animated GIFs

Harry Potter Titles re-imagined as minimalist animated GIFs - click to see the restLove these simplistic and minimalistic versions of the Harry Potter book title. Subtley animated, they capture the title perfectly in vector form. Look for the hidden scar in each one.Courtesy of Design taxi & Jace Martinez

The Pixel Painter

Many years ago, my younger brother created a computer picture of the Titanic using Microsoft Paint using an old inherited PC running Windows 3.1. He was fascinated by it and I have to say he did an amazing job. Unfortunately the image was lost but time moved on and he discovered Photoshop... I came across … Continue reading The Pixel Painter

Excellent Marketing campaign for Blinkbox

http://youtu.be/cP5gQJ6xJfE Placed on the 'Jurassic Coast' in the UK, visitors to the beach of Charmouth were greeted by a giant dragon skull. The was a very clever marketing campaign from Blinkbox to promote the release of Game of Thrones Season 3. Dragons feature heavily in the show so for fossil hunters down by the seaside, … Continue reading Excellent Marketing campaign for Blinkbox

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

Social Media Statistics & Trends

Love this animated infographic about Social Media trends & marketing. Crazy to think how easy it is now to reach the mass population with your brand advertising. Though as with all internet marketing, your ideas have to stand out from the crowd! Social Media - do or die from TheHPSGroup on Vimeo. (Courtesy of HPSGroup)

Kickstarter Spinpod

Today I invested in a project by Kickstarter. I'm an official 'backer' of Spinpod... You 'pledge' your amount and if its successful in getting all its backing, then obviously you pay for your pledge. Have never done this before but I thought it looked quite an interesting gadget. A very simple idea in principle, but one … Continue reading Kickstarter Spinpod