Monthly Archives: September 2011

Make Your Face A Maynards, part 2

Maynards Candy has staged an impressive contest to find the best Canadian face to put on one of their candies. I shot the ad campaign while in Toronto recently and that lead to them asking me to be one of … Continue reading

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Inspired by George Lois?

The above image reblogged from RichardTurley  When Bloomberg Businessweek Photo Editor Karen Frank told me that they wanted to duct tape Richard Branson to their cover I was excited because it had that thinking-outside-the-box approach that my hero George Lois had. … Continue reading

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Buck Naked, The Seminar

I’ve been invited to give a lecture at the PDN PhotoPlus Expo in New York next month. I don’t often do public speaking in the city, so this is a rare opportunity to see my schtick live – lots of … Continue reading

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Promotional Video Hoax

Canadian television producer Megan McElwain approached me about doing a reality show in 2007. The idea would be that they would follow the build up of celebrity shoots, document the session itself and the editing process, all the while showing … Continue reading

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Here In My Car

As much of my advertising work has been with technology companies it was a fun change to work with The Garage Team Mazda on their latest print campaign. And, not only did they want portraits, but they looked to feature … Continue reading

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No Longer Interesting

This is the kind of post that my friend Stephen Gates would do on his media blog, where he often critiques what’s wrong in design and advertising, but I came across this standee for Dos Equis at an airport bar … Continue reading

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Make Your Face A Maynards, part 1

Maynards Candies is having a contest to “Make Your Face a Maynards.” One lucky Canadian will get 3-D rendering of their face on a Maynards candy next year. I shot the print campaign with The Hive in Toronto, doing our … Continue reading

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