Category Archives: advertising

If you want a job in commercial editing, become an assistant

Below is a blog I wrote for a client a few weeks back. I have been so busy this summer blogging for others that I realize that I am neglecting my own blog … a state of affairs that I … Continue reading

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Fragile Bird: City and Colour Music Video

Those who know me know that I’ve been doing a lot of blogging for clients these past few months. It’s been fun, but it’s coming to an end. And my poor blog has been ignored as of late. It’s time … Continue reading

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Props to Pirate Radio

Radio doesn’t hog the spotlight the way film, television and viral does. It’s not as glossy as print. Or as awkward as digital is with its growing pains on display. Radio is a horse of a different colour. And on … Continue reading

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Oscar Contenders: Kirk Baxter & Angus Wall, Editors for The Social Network

This is an article I wrote a few weeks back for a client. Enjoy! Good editing can be explained as a combination of great storytelling, and crafting great performances with an overall stylistic approach that works naturally with the film, … Continue reading

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What he said …

If you still have your head buried in the sand, it’s time for you to come up for air. Take a look around you. Ideas are still where it’s at, but the business has CHANGED. Read on. BDW NY Making … Continue reading

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A great quote

No one remembers boring ads. But they never forget how boring your brand is. Credit: Lee Clow’s beard Why is this a great quote? There are far too many clients out there who want advertising and digital interaction that is … Continue reading

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Banner Ads: Why Creative Ideas Will Save Them, Not Google.

During the final keynote at the 2010 IAB Mixx conference held in NYC Google Executives predicted that by 2011, online display market will be a $50 billion dollar business with half of online ads featuring video, and 75 percent containing … Continue reading

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