When it comes to personal blogging, I get the feeling that its just a handful who are serious about it. Most of my friends – erstwhile bloggers all, have moved on to social media as forms of personal expression. It’s easier compared to the troubles associated with blogging perhaps. The ‘troubles’ being choice of blogging platform, the theme, content creation, maintenance and so on.
No, don’t get me wrong. We didn’t join the business because agencies serve pizzas on working weekends. It’s because its in a way most fun you can have with your clothes on. Let me explain: agency is either asked to create (or has thought of this on their own) packaging for pizza boxes. It could […]
@GrimmFaced sent me this link on Twitter, with a request to RT. The work? An eco-friendly shopping bag for Lee. According to the Happy blog: We went for something a bit more inventive than just a bag made of recycled paper. The ‘Never Wasted’ shopping bag – a bag that can be used and reused […]
Early on in my career I heard that advertising greats like Chris D’Rosario and Alok Nanda would make it a point to study all the category advertising – simply to avoid doing exactly what competition is doing. In several categories, there are the unwritten ‘category codes’ – there must be drool factor in food packaging […]
A couple of design projects caught my eye of late. One is a set of posters designed by Alan Clarke, for the London Olympics. These aren’t ‘official’ posters for the event; but going by the official logo of London Olympics, you would wish they were. Rest of the posters are here. The other set of […]