This week I’m looking at 5 of the best TV adverts by BBH, one of the most prestigious advertising agencies around today. An agency with traditional methods and values, they’ve created campaigns for the likes of British Airways, Levis, ASOS and Lynx, with offices dotted about all over the world.
This week I’d like to feature an old favourite agency of mine and look at the some of best TV adverts by Fallon. Known for their creativity and sense of humour, Fallon have created some of the best and most iconic adverts of our time, so I thought I’d do a little recap on some of their best work.
With airbrushing in cosmetic adverts becoming an increasing topic featured in the media, I conducted an interview with Bourjois’ Assistant Brand Manager Tess Bath, to discuss the ways beauty is portrayed in adverts nowadays. We discussed the use of thin models, lash inserts in mascara adverts and airbrushing in cosmetic adverts.
I’ve been doing a lot of focus lately on how to get into the advertising industry and what Creatives, Account Managers and Planners from some of the best agencies look for from future talent. But I thought, that’s probably no good if you don’t know who the agencies are or what they’ve done. Which has lead me to start featuring a count down of some of the biggest ad agencies best and most known work. To kick this off, I’m featuring one of my top favourite agencies – looking at the best adverts from Mother.
A simple admiration post from me for the latest work by BBH for The Guardian. The recent news of Margaret Thatcher’s death certainly has caused much discussion lately, even in death, she’s left the nation divided again. But who knew someone could take the creative spin on that, that BBH have? Take a look at their Margaret Thatcher Marmite ad.
New Beyonce Pepsi advert titled ‘Mirrors’ has recently been launched, where we see Beyonce dancing to her new single, with her past self. View the advert below, along with more details of the ad.
One of the biggest problems facing advertisers today, is the growing amount of people, who know fast forward through the advert breaks in order to catch their favourite TV shows. Prime TV spots are strongly being affected. So the question is, how do you get around that? The ads are being seen, but they’re not making an impact and you can’t stop people skipping through the ads. So how do you give it an impact? Volkswagen think they’ve cracked it.
So 2012 is sadly over. It’s been an amazing year for brands all over, with the likes of the Olympics etc, so lets take a look at the top 10 adverts of 2012.
The brilliant new Costa Coffee Heads advert, following a two year advertising hiatus, by London agency Karamarama. A brilliant piece of TV advertising, one of my favourites from this year so far. Have a look to find out why and learn a bit more about the ad.