Introducing Ads We Didn’t Skip
Like them or not, pre-roll ads are here to stay. And despite all the big data that goes into tailoring them for you, most of them fall flat. Ads We Didn’t Skip will highlight just that — ads we kept watching long after the Skip button appeared.
Ad: 1 Million Intense by Paco Rabanne
Agency: Irene, France
Why: That beat (by the Chemical Brothers) sucked me in, then I stayed for the oh-so-stylish finger-snapping dominance fantasy. James Bond as played by Adam Levine?
Will I buy what they’re selling?: Probably not.
— Jon (@ccmxl)
5 Tips for Naming your Photography or Film Business
Finding the perfect name for your photography or film business is no easy feat. It needs to be catchy enough that it is memorable and stands out from the crowd, but common enough that it can be easily understood. There is also branding to consider and ensuring your chosen name aligns with your overall image. […] Read more
Why Stock Content is Crucial in a Pandemic
Reflect, react, respond. That’s what companies have raced to do ever since the rise of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the Interactive Bureau, 74% of media buyers, planners, and brands say that the Coronavirus will have a bigger impact on advertising than the 2008 financial crisis. It is obvious that the messaging has changed, but […] Read more
The Origin of Alight Films
Alight Films is the culmination of two incredible artists, Mia and Chris, who have a passion for all things in the filmmaking and photography realm. Their footage and photo collections feature many dark, mysterious, and obscure tones which is rare to see in stock. We chatted with the two creatives to learn more about them […] Read more