General Magic

by / July 17, 2018 /

In 1989 the idea of a super computer in your pocket existed only in the realms of Science Fiction... A team of young engineers set about changing that. Their company was called General Magic. Described by Forbes as the “most important dead company in Silicon Valley", General Magic, the movie, shows how a great vision and an epic failure changed the world as we now know it.

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Now Hiring Locally: Designer / Production Artist – Henning Communications

by / July 13, 2018 /

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Behind the Mac

by / July 10, 2018 /

Apple uses a Daniel Johnston song in their latest ad “Behind the Mac.” He’s gone from selling his cassettes in low-brow art galleries, to YouTube and finally to prime time advertising. The journey took 20 years.

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Now Hiring Locally: Digital Account Manager – Almanac

by / June 21, 2018 /

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The World’s Most Boring Billboard

by / June 21, 2018 /

Sioo:x Wood Protection gives outdoor wood surfaces a beautiful, natural silver-grey hue and keeps them protected for twelve years. But twelve years’ worth of protection sounds almost too good to be true. Their mission was to prove the statement true. So they created a billboard made from real Sioo:x-treated boards and booked a triple-sided billboard for twelve years in Malmö, Sweden to put it to the test where everyone could see. 

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Now Hiring Full-Time: Junior Art Director – @AdSavants

by / June 12, 2018 /

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“The Climb” An Animated Short by Alex Deaton & Preston Gibson

by / June 6, 2018 /

"This is a project my friend and I have worked on for months, based on an absurdist joke I thought of a few years ago and couldn't shake. Both of us wanted to push our abilities as far as possible."

"We fleshed out a character design, modeled him in C4D, textured him using redshift and substance painter, built a mountain, animated the character by hand on 2s, and composited our butts off to craft something exquisitely silly."

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