If you're a little orange multivitamin that claims it can help people perform better throughout their day, what better way to relay that message than with some clever advertising? Berocca presents three high pressure situations including a soccer penalty kick and an intense interrogation and then shows, in metaphors, ways we can outsmart our opponent. For instance, hypnotize the snake… Continue
When an independent toy company needs to stand out from the crowd, what do they do? Well, if their name is Brain Candy Toys, they work with an agency to come up with a really clever ad campaign that gets people thinking. The Bedford, Nova Scotia-based store sells educational toys like 3D puzzles, science and math kits, and hand-crafted cars and trains, you know everything you… Continue
I'm lovin' this new ad by McDonald's! By DDB in Budapest, Hungary, the ad introduces us to their new burger "The M" by creating it in a clever way! They've made the burger out of books! The tagline? A sandwich for experts.
It always sucks to not get what you asked for. In a humorous way, Brazil-based ad agency Mohallem/Artplan illustrates this very point through a campaign for Mais Printing House. The tagline: Avoid disappointing results.
You must have heard of Nick Vujicic, the man with no limbs, and his inspirational/motivational talks that gets you going, especially when you're down in life. Well, he has partnered with Hyundai, and he is giving another of his wonderful message of hope and his thoughts regarding the FIFA World Cup 2010.
Let's Colour is a worldwide initiative to transform grey spaces with colourful paint.
This 2 minute global film was shot by multi-award winning director Adam Berg over four weeks in Brazil, France, London and India. Every location is real and they remain transformed by a palette consisting of 120 different colours. The people in the film are not actors, they… Continue
Added by Amy Wong on May 24, 2010 at 5:00am —
I don't know about you guys, but I absolutely cannot wait for the World Cup! This ad by Nike is awesome! Featuring superstar footballers Didier Drogba, Wayne Rooney, Fabio Cannavaro, Landon Donovan and Cristiano Ronaldo, this short film directed by Alejandro Inarritu ("21 Grams" and "Babel") contains cameos from Roger Federer, Kobe Bryant and even Homer Simpson (see screenshot, below).…
"If two pixels can tell you a story, imagine what millions can."
Fantastic, clever campaign for the geek inside us. The ads you see here are promoting Full HD LCD TVs, and are created by JWT, of New Delhi, India, for Suraj Electronics, can you guess what each 'pixelated images' portraying? 10 points for each correct guess! :D
Wildlife conservation charity Born Free has launched a campaign to highlight the fact that thousands of endangered animals are being forced away from their homes every month by deforestation, human expansion and poaching. The ads feature images of animals sleeping rough on urban streets. […
Truth be told, I'm a huge fan of Evian's rollerskating babies. Unexpected, hilarious and inspiring, the commercial was a runaway hit and to date has been played over 20 million times on YouTube. Carrying on with the baby-themed campaign, Evian and their Paris agency, BETC Euro RSCG, had fashion photographer Nathaniel Goldberg shoot "real people" (in other words,…
Can't find a comfortable place to sit while waiting for your next train? Well IKEA has the solution for you. A creative way of bringing the 'living room' to you! This idea was pitched in France's subway. Way to go IKEA, FR.…
For its Spring 2010 ad campaign, LA based eyewear brand, Oliver Peoples asked photographer Autumn de Wilde to capture these stunning images of Elijah Wood and Garbage vocalist Shirley Manson. Shot at Silver Lake’s Paramour Estate, the ad campaign includes a short film starring the duo in a variety of vintage styles that match Oliver Peoples’ retro-inspired spring…
Furry Puppet Studio in Brooklyn is run by Zack Buchman and Maria Gurevich. These two mastermind puppets of all kinds, write a blog, and offer puppet-building workshops. They even post pictures of how they build their puppets. No strings attached.
Added by Puppet master on October 21, 2009 at 8:00am —
What I Like About It: This Pantone rainbow was a promotion designed by Bates 141 for a Basheer Graphic Books campaign on a college campus. The goal was to convince college students and faculty that "Pantone has…