October 02, 2022

8 Simple Steps to Create the Worst Logo Ever!

In 2011 I was working on a series of commercial spots scheduled to air all over the state of Wisconsin. The spots were :23 :7 spots, meaning that the main commercial runs 23 seconds followed by 7 seconds of space at the end for local "dealer tags". [...]

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June 29, 2018

From Dragon Ball Z to Web Design

I used to be really into Dragon Ball Z would be a terrible sentence to lead with if you were out on a date when I was in middle school. Also in high school. But only at the beginning. And kind of in the middle. Not at the end, though. Mostly.

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May 21, 2018

Photoshop vs. Design: An epic battle over your marketing

"Can you turn those into triangles?"

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April 12, 2018

Why High Quality Logo Design Doesn't Cost $50

If you perform a Google search for "cheap logo design," the first result you'll get is from a service called Fiverr, wherein you can find myriad vendors purporting to provide quality logo design for as little as $5.

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October 25, 2017

Why authenticity in branding will make you great

Check out video version below

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October 18, 2017

Your typography is fundamentally more important than you may think

Typography is important. The most straightforward illustration of that fact is typography done poorly. At best, haphazard or lazy typography is distracting; at worst, it causes confusion and renders the content unreadable. We've likely all clicked [...]

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March 02, 2017

We won a Judge's Choice and four Gold Addy's, and so have you!

We are honored and amazed to have won five awards at the 2017 American Ad Federation Awards show this past Saturday. We had a spectacular evening. Our congratulations to all the other winners including our pals at The Digital Ring, and Blend. This [...]

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February 01, 2017

How 3D proofs help visualize before you print

The folk at Karben4 are awesome. They love what they do and create an amazing experience. To them, it's more about telling stories with their brand and their beer. Their website is a poignant example of that. More importantly, however, their beer is [...]

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September 30, 2013

Animation Test

This video was a quick test we whipped up to help a client understand the animation concept we came up with. Everything was created from scratch with the exception of the product image which we found online. Imagine how attractive your product [...]

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May 13, 2013

Display Area & Product Loops

Did you know we create display area and product loop videos?

Last week, we were pleased to make this display area video for the St. Paul’s Wine Fest, which greeted guests as they entered. The video was used to describe the different kinds of wine [...]

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