Archive for the ‘commercial’ Category

July 26, 2013 0

KMART’S DOUBLE ENTENDRE “SHIP MY PANTS” COMMERCIAL

By in advertising, commercial

Kmart shoppers receive free shipping for products purchased on Kmart.com in the event that the product is not available in stores. To promote this service, they created the Ship My Pants commercial. The double entendre of the s-word has offended some viewers, but with 6 million (and growing) YouTube views,  it has become one of the most-shared ads […]

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July 21, 2010 0

OLD SPICE PARODIES

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Last week I posted an Old Spice commercial that is rapidly growing in popularity. Unsurprisingly YouTube parodies are rampant. Old Spice is cleverly keeping the hype going by having Isaiah Mustafa reply in video form to tweeted questions. Here’s the link to the YouTube video responses. Did you like this post? Share it:Tweet

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March 25, 2009 0

SHEEP ART: SAMSUNG COMMERCIAL

By in advertising, commercial, video

This footage is from Samsung’s latest commercial to promote their LED technology for TVs. Armed with a hell of a lot of smart sheep, LEDS, and careful planning, they took to the hills of Wales to film. The “Baaa-Studs” team consisting of a sheperd, a cameraman, and several sheepdogs are the brains behind the ad. […]

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March 4, 2009 0

BLACKBERRY WANTS A PIECE

By in advertising, commercial, electronics, visual effects

Back in November I wrote a post entitled “Mac Vs. PC: The Battle Rages On.” Judging by their latest ad for the Storm, Blackberry wants in on the action. Guava NYC, a New York based studio specializing in post-production visual effects and 2D and 3D animation, is responsible for this well-done promo. This ad was […]

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November 19, 2008 0

MAC VS. PC: THE BATTLE RAGES ON

By in advertising, commercial, computer, technology

It has become almost cult-ish the way in which people devote to computer platforms. Nearly a year ago, I converted to a Mac user. That’s not to say I don’t use both comfortably, but if I have a choice…it’s Mac hands down. Unless you’re a programmer, I don’t see why you’d go any other route. […]

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