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Pedestrian Crossing in China Turns Pedestrian Footsteps Into Leaves

By • Sep 19th, 2012

Jody Xiong from DDB China created a very impressive outside installation on the the pedestrian crossings in China in order to demonstrate how choosing walking over driving actually helps the environment. They put massive white canvases with drawings of bare trees on the pedestrian crossings in 15 different cities of China. On both sides of the sidewalk they left huge sponge cushions soaked in green environmentally-friendly paint. Every time a person crossed the street, the paint got on his/her shoes turning their footsteps into leaves.

30 More Creative Billboard Ads

By • Jul 31st, 2012

Continuing our previous collection of creative billboard ads we handpicked another wonderful list of clever billboards. This time it was much harder, but we’ve done our best to find the best examples. So without further ado, here are 30 more creative billboard advertisements.

20 More Creative Business Card Designs

By • Apr 11th, 2012

Continuing our previous collections of creative business cards we handpicked another wonderful list of 20 cool business card designs. As we talked before, even the best business card design cannot guarantee your business success, however it is one of those very first things that make a very long lasting impression. So, you shouldn’t miss an opportunity to show your best qualities, and communicate your company’s values and character.

Imagine: Minimalist Lego Cartoon Characters

By • Mar 22nd, 2012

German advertising agency Jung von Matt created a wonderful minimalist ad campaign for Lego which not only looks great but also forces us to ‘Imagine”. It’s great not just because of its aesthetics but because it delivers a strong message – LEGO will put your imagination to work. However, copyranter and adland.tv have pointed out that the idea might be a rip-off of a fan-created Lego artwork that appeared earlier than this ad campaign.

The Past and The Future Of Famous Logos

By • Feb 20th, 2012

A brief review of the history of famous logos and predictions of how they will look like in the future made by Stock Logos back in 2011. Interestingly enough, their prediction of Microsoft logo in 2020 seems similar to the new Windows 8 logo announced this year. Also, don’t forget to check out more logo related posts such as the Top 15 Worst Logo FAILS Ever and 30 Clever Logos With Hidden Symbolism.

Cut-Away Leaf Art by Lorenzo Duran

By • Feb 7th, 2012

We have already featured some beautiful cut-away leaf art by Lorenzo Duran before, and now I came a cross a very similar ad campaign by Legas Delaney for Plant for the Planet. The aim of the campaign was to show leaf’s ability to absorb CO2. At first I thought the idea of leaf cutting was borrowed from Duran, however after looking at the credits I realized that the artist was actually working on this campaign.

Honest Logos by Viktor Hertz (Part II)

By • Jan 10th, 2012

This time we’d like to show you some more new logos from Viktor’s ongoing series titled “Honest logos”. As we’ve talked before, Viktor Hertz is a freelance Graphic Designer from Sweden who turns well known logos into “Honest Logos”. He does that by cleverly changing the name of the company while still preserving the original style of the logo.

33 Powerful and Creative Public Interest Ads

By • Dec 5th, 2011

Whereas the objective of a standard advertisement is to market a product, a public service ad is intended to change the public interest, by raising awareness of an issue, affecting public attitudes, and potentially stimulating action. Advertising, in its non-commercial guise, is a powerful educational tool capable of reaching and motivating large audiences. ” It is much too powerful a tool to use solely for commercial purposes.

‘Unhate’ Ad Campaign by Benetton Shows World Leaders Kissing

By • Nov 24th, 2011

Benetton, which has already earned their place in the advertising world with their clever, colorful and often controversial ads, released another powerful advertising campaign called ‘Unhate’ to promote acceptance, tolerance, and closeness between people. It features highly manipulated images that show unlikely pairings of world leaders kissing one another, and I must say whoever did the photoshopping is damn good at it.

20 More Clever Guerrilla Advertising Examples

By • Jul 6th, 2011

Hey Pandas, are you ready for another dose of creative guerrilla advertising? We’ve handpicked another awesome collection of guerrilla marketing examples that we are eager to share it with you. So put aside your bamboos, and prepare yourself for some serious inspiration!

30 Creative Ads Using Oversized Objects

By • Jun 1st, 2011

We frequently check our visitor statistics to find out what you like most, and probably the most popular posts are about creative advertising. Not wanting to let you down, this time we handpicked another incredible collection of creative guerrilla advertising examples using oversized objects.