Old style, modern relevance
After being decidedly out of fashion for a few decades, decorative calligraphic fonts like Ale Paul’s new Courtesy Script are back in vogue.
We think it’s fascinating that this Victorian-era sensibility seems so relevant and stylish today. So we decided to dig into our archives and see if any other old scenes spoke to us. The result is Past/Modern, a showreel exploring the parallels of life then and now.
See and license the clips used in this movie.
Meet Derek Armstrong McNeill
Derek McNeill has been telling visual stories most of his life. The Seattlite first honed his eye working as a photographer in the US Air Force, then worked in advertising art direction and design. He now divides his time shooting his own documentary projects and stock footage. “After carrying around a camera kit for years, telling visual […] Read more