Leica's Ode to Black-and-White

Free yourself from colors with Leica's new digital camera that only shoots in black and white. The LeicaM-Monochrom has a high price tag, but this mesmerising ad certainly inspires those with the cash to buy one. A great approach to a unique, niche product.

Dear Europe

Dear Europe is a collaborative video Directed by Erica Gorochow about the upcoming European elections and how lessons gleaned from Brexit and Trump, might relate. The future is written by those who vote. Great style and a clear message.

This Panda Is Dancing

What if news & media companies were creating content that enriched our lives, vs. catering to our most base instincts for clicks?
What if social platforms were designed to help us create our ideal social lives, instead of to maximize time-on site and “likes”?
What if dating apps measured their success in how well they helped us find what we’re looking for instead of in # of swipes?

Bold, Typographically Led Book Cover Design

Janet Hansen is a designer at Alfred A. Knopf, a division of Penguin Random House. Her work has been recognised by AIGA, Design Observer, The New York Times, and The Type Directors Club. Many of the covers Hansen creates are simple, yet considered. Nothing is there that doesn't need to be.

Gareth Edwards Discusses His Intriguing Path To Becoming A Filmmaker

Edwards first gained widespread recognition for Monsters, an independent film in which he served as writer, director, cinematographer, and visual effects artist. After gaining attention he managed to successfully direct a Godzilla reboot and one of the Star Wars films. From his humble beginning as a CGI artist to taking the plunge into filmmaking, Edwards has some great stories about his path to success.