Creative

CURB cleans up at creative out of home awards

Outdoor advertising (or out of home as we should call it these days) is a booming sector with digital this and that all over the place on top of conventional billboards. Poster giant Clear Channel and enterprising UK trade publication ...

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Visualise shoots world’s biggest sports pic for Adidas and Getty Images

Photographer Henry Stuart has shot the world’s biggest sports picture for Visualise client Adidas and Getty Images. The panoramic photo, all 33 gigapixels of it, shows last Saturday’s match between the all-conquering New Zealand All Blacks and Italy. Viewers can ...

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Leagas Delaney opens in Los Angeles

Leagas Delaney, an agency that’s been written off more times than founder Tim Delaney has won D&AD pencils, is opening its sixth office, in Los Angeles. Leagas Delaney now has outposts in London, Hamburg, Milan, Prague, Shanghai and Tokyo as ...

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LBi’s Simon Gill picks his Desert Island (Digital) Ads

Simon Gill joined digital agency LBi in 2006 as head of design for the web development team with responsibility for interaction and user experience design. He was rapidly promoted to creative director and is now executive creative director. He has ...

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Cartier cuddles up to Christmas leopard cubs

That’s Christmas sorted then. Cartier, the little jewellery shop on the Place Vendome in Paris, created a stir back in May with this film epic Odyssee de Cartier by Bruno Aveillan featuring a globe-trotting leopard (or panther if you prefer). ...

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W+K and Old Spice club together to save the world

According to the Mayan calendar (by which we all set our clocks) the world is coming to an end on December 21. So Wieden+Kennedy and Old Spice have made the decent gesture of producing a video game to try to ...

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The truth is out – new giant Santa Coke campaign is by McCann Madrid

The way Coca-Cola colonises Christmas is quite remarkable: it’s a fizzy drink, best drunk very cold and synonymous with summer. Should have fuck all to do with Christmas. So being the agency charged with the great responsibility of invading Christmas ...

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Bouncy swimsuit model Renee Somerfield puppies up for Mack Boots

It’s a dog’s life (or life for dogs) in ads these days: Churchill’s Churchill has lost his best buddy Martin Clunes, Fenton is still chasing deer around Richmond Park for Everything Everywhere. But here’s a Churchill (the dog) lookalike with ...

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RKCR/Y&R spreads the love for digital radio

Digital tyranny continues apace in the UK with the Government planning to turn off the FM frequency ‘sometime’ in the next couple of years. The trouble is that most people seem not to want it to – digital radio sets ...

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