It’s not secret that I am a huge fan of 90 Degrees West. Based in St Louis, this groups of creatives has been producing consistently… Read more
Cauboyz: Husbands “Dream”
Typography crazy Cauboyz create this sweet, simple music video for Husbands “Dream“. Plus epic wiring in the Making Of.
Justin Leibow: Conference Calls
Justin Leibow’s “Conference Calls” is equal parts poetic and maddening.
Greg Herman: Bridges
Greg Herman creates “Bridges,” an atmospheric short inspired by a quote from Sir Issac Newton.
Carlo Vega: Yasiin Bey “N*****s In Poorest” (NSFW)
Carlo Vega‘s latest personal project is an unofficial music video for Yasiin Bey’s N*****s In Poorest. The song is Yassin Bey’s (formerly known as Mos… Read more
Danny Cooke’s “Upside Down, Left to Right: A Letterpress Film”
Filmmaker Danny Cooke has documented the dying art of letterpress in a short film titled Upside Down, Left to Right: A Letterpress Film.
Bill Maher’s ‘Irritable Bowl Syndrome’ by Fraser Davidson
Earlier this week, we posted Fraser Davidson’s slick, type-driven animation, Irritable Bowl Syndrome: an infographic piece inspired by a cutting excerpt taken from Bill Maher’s… Read more
Ned Wenlock: MGMT’s “All We Ever Wanted Was Everything”
In Ned Wenlock’s new music video for MGMT’s cover of Bauhaus’s “All We Ever Wanted Was Everything,” he further explores the techniques used in his… Read more
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Monarchy of Roses, an amazing collaboration between the Red Hot Chili Peppers, illustrator Raymond Pettibon and director Marc Klasfeld.
Why Not Associates make poetic idents for Audi
Why Not Associates make nice poetic idents for Audi. Good audiodesign/music by Black Sheep Music and Noise International. 3D animation by Chris Cousins. Agency BBH… Read more
Synple: A History of the Title Sequence
A History of the Title Sequence, 2011 graduation project by Synple (a.k.a Jurjen Versteeg). More on the concept & process at Watch the Titles
Synple: A History of the Title Sequence
Beautiful 2011 graduation project on title sequence history by Synple (aka Jurjen Versteeg). More on the concept & process at Watch the Titles.
The Resale Right
Le droit de suite (The Resale Right) — VA from Pierre-Emmanuel Lyet on Vimeo (via Drawn). Time and again I have been moved by the… Read more
Stuxnet: Anatomy of a Computer Virus
Stuxnet explained, by Patrick Clair.
FITC Toronto 2011 Titles
Mk12 takes us back in time for the FITC Toronto 2011 titles. Cel animation by T.J. Fuller.
Oil’d by Chris Harmon
Oil’d by Chris Harmon, a visual essay that reminds us of our dependence on black gold
TDC INTRO: Call for Entries Extended
The entry deadline for the Type Directors Club’s celebration of outstanding title sequences, TDC INTRO, has been extended to Feb 9th. Get those entries in.
Make it Better
An insanely cool type animation by Climent Canal and Sebastián Baptista. Thanks for the heads up Chris!
Jean-Sebastien Monzani: “Your Secret”
Your Secret, created by director, Jean-Sebastien Monzani, is a short film driven by typography, words, and people.
I recently watched this film, and while I have mixed feelings about the film itself, the title blew me away. Made by SFAUSTINA Design last… Read more
Prologue for Robin Hood
Prologue’s treatment for Robin Hood is a study in patient analogue work. Ridley Scott called on the studio create Legends to open the film as… Read more
101 Yeahs by Ryan Junell and Philip Niemeyer
Very fun sounds, sound bites and creative animation in “101 Yeahs”, directed by Ryan Junell and Philip Niemeyer.
Great infographic piece for a lecture by Jesse Thomas: Design by Chris Lee, Animation by Ken Quemuel
Great infographic piece for a lecture by Jesse Thomas: Design by Chris Lee, Animation by Ken Quemuel. (via Alba)
Google’s Superbowl Ad: Falling In Love with Search
Of all the Superbow ads, my favorite is Google’s “Parisian Love.” Simple, on-brand and surprisingly poignant. Kudos to director Aaron Duffy for his restraint and… Read more