Cam Trollope

Cam Trollope

May 15, 2015

We post about timesheets quite a bit around here, but here’s a slightly different take on timesheets from our friends …

April 28, 2015

If you’ve ever worked in the creative industry (and if you’re reading this blog then you probably do) get some …

February 4, 2015

One for the film fans today: A really nice breakdown of shot composition in the film Drive, put together by …

January 19, 2015

Tobias van Schneider, Product Design Lead at Spotify, chips in nicely with this addition to the ‘agency model is dead’ conversation.

January 15, 2015

Maths is awesome! These Fibonacci zoetrope sculptures make beautiful life-like movements when spun under a strobe light. In their own …

December 10, 2014

Came across this fun post on mobile nesting dolls from Khoi Vinh’s blog. They’re by illustrator, art director and maker …

December 9, 2014

I love the detail and thought that goes into some movies. The elaborate back-stories, the time taken to research period-accurate …

November 3, 2014

  Ogilvy Paris take it old school by using animated gifs for Netflix’s launch into France.

September 4, 2014

A lovely little short film featuring Jonathan Hoefler & Tobias Frere-Jones before the big split.

May 12, 2014

I appreciate quality and attention to the smallest detail. I also like to see what creators in other fields are …

May 12, 2014

I watched this TED talk the other day from the designer of such famous (or infamous) typefaces as Verdana and …

December 11, 2013

Some very funny stuff here from the folks at the quiet room: The *Santa* brandbook.

November 14, 2013

“It’s easier to make things people want, than it is to make people want things.” Nice post from the folks …

September 20, 2013

Printed type specimen books are great, but you can’t really put the typeface through its paces. FontFont have made a …

September 18, 2013

The AIGA Dallas/Fort-Worth Design: BigWeek (or for those that prefer more acronyms, AIGA: DFW D:BW) kicks off this weekend, and …

September 16, 2013

It makes me smile that this sort of work still goes on. Peter Bellerby opens up his London studio to share …

July 18, 2013

French artist Thomas Lamadieu creates these amazing “sky art” pictures by combining his illustrations with photographs of sky peeking through buildings.

July 18, 2013

Need some subject specific lorem ipsum? Meet the ipsums has you covered with placeholder copy with personality. There’s Cat ipsum, …

June 7, 2013

As far as signs go, this one’s pretty cool.  

May 24, 2013

Last week, a few of us attended a very informative evening learning from Spencer Gallagher what makes a super-profitable creative …

May 20, 2013

From the site: “Promoting Prosperity is a book about the art of early New Zealand advertising, before colour photography and TV …

May 20, 2013

If you’re an agency owner looking to get the inside track on how to build a £1m turnover agency, you’re …

Three iPhone 5's in a row

May 10, 2013

An insightful interview with Peter Belanger, the “man behind some of Apple’s most iconic product images”, on the tools and …

April 30, 2013

This is rather lovely. is mapping the typographic landscape of London. Its aim is to photographically record publicly available …

Detail from the Blackpool Comedy Carpet by Gordon Young and Why Not Associates

April 30, 2013

A massive well done to all the contestants and congratulations to the winners from last nights Drum Design Awards – great …

March 25, 2013

Craftsman is an understatement. What a talent. The artist for the latest John Mayer album. via @Jules_Robinson

February 25, 2013

In my day we had Cubs and Scouts. Kids today have sites like DIY. Work is shared with the DIY community …

February 21, 2013

Super Handy: Preview all WebINK and Google Web Fonts directly inside Photoshop with Suitcase Fusion 4. via @hellografik

February 20, 2013

We love to sponsor organisations that celebrate creativity.  And we love to help highlight the amazing work that many of …

February 7, 2013

MyFonts is now on Tumblr. And a nice wee inspirational resource it is too.

February 6, 2013

Wow, some stunning brand and livery work for Fiji Airways by FutureBrand Australia (and many many others, including New Zealand’s …


January 29, 2013

So good: The trailer for Michel Gondry’s new film L’Écume des Jours.

January 15, 2013

Very good. The Agency Pronunciation Guide.

January 10, 2013

Aaaand… we’re back! Welcome to 2013 everyone. Hope you had a good break over the Christmas/New Year period. Miel from …

November 20, 2012

Awesome safety campaign from Melbourne Metro: Dumb ways to die!

October 25, 2012

Some cracking winners here from this year’s Pentawards.

Space shuttle Endeavour in the street

October 17, 2012

The last journey for the space shuttle endeavour was certainly an interesting one: through the streets of L.A!

September 10, 2012

I’m a fan of using humor in advertising, and there’s some nice use of it here on these park benches.

Close up of the word Amsterdam set on the window panes of a bus station roof

September 10, 2012

A lesson in not letting your builder (or Architect for that matter) typeset the words on your mega-scale bus station!

September 5, 2012

Some beautiful work here from Nike’s brand design guru Darrin Crescenzi. If you’re a fan of Game of Thrones, then …

September 4, 2012

We’re big fans of Bill Murray here so we just had to share this video. Bill Murray wearing socks.

September 4, 2012

What it says on the box: Offscreen is a print magazine about the human side of websites and apps. Each …

August 15, 2012

From the site: A first date, a new job, the birth of a child, or a tragic event. This collection …

August 14, 2012

The beautiful, quirky work of  Colombian artist, illustrator and paper sculptor Diana Beltran Herrera. Just delightful!  

August 13, 2012

Adding to the plethora of Gotye’s Somebody that I used to Know remixes and interpretations, Gotye used youtube as his orchestra …

July 31, 2012

Seen the new Air NZ logotype? It’s part of a wider overall brand refresh and realignment for New Zealand’s national …

July 25, 2012

Caution, this site may cause you to spend hours and hours glued to your screen watching a lot of awesome.

July 23, 2012

Spend any time crossing the US-Canada border near Vancouver and Seattle and you’ll come across this great piece of work …

July 18, 2012

Some beautiful handiwork from Erik Marinovich over at Friends of Type: Don’t worry baby. Check out Erik’s personal site  here.

July 16, 2012

We’ve been following Christoph Niemann’s blog for some time now. He never fails to brighten up the day with his …