“Complete 16 Channel Phone Logger – $995!” — Ads We Didn’t Skip
Ad: “Complete 16 Channel Phone Logger – $995!” Digital Loggers, Inc.
Agency: Self (assuming)
Why: I couldn’t believe it was for real. That guy, that thing he’s holding. At least the background was obviously fake. Was I watching some Rhett and Link–produced local commercial? So confused. But I could. not. skip.
Will I buy what they’re selling?: Never. But apparently the US Navy and Secret Service does.
– Lori (@lburwash)
Meet John Fedele
Midwest-based in the USA, I’ve been a full-time photographer for about 15 years, specializing in lifestyle advertising content. Before that, I was shooting as a hobbyist when people began to notice my work and I landed some of my first paying jobs. I always had the goal of shooting advertising, so I’ve pretty much worked […] Read more
Guest Post: Editing Tips for Music Videos
Tristan Olson is the executive producer at Venture, a Denver Video Production Company. Music videos are synonymous with stylized visuals and fast-cut editing. But, for the video production pros in charge of directing and editing them, the task can seem quite daunting — both as a creative and logistical challenge. There are creative and stylistic decisions […] Read more
Content-Aware Fill tutorial
Make Dissolve footage even better with Content-Aware Fill Ever found a stock footage clip that was almost perfect? A killer skyline view, with one gloomy cloud rolling through. Or an iconic tourism mecca ruined by, well, tourists. Help is here.Content-Aware Fill is a new feature in Adobe After Effects that makes it easy to erase unwanted […] Read more