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Black and White Ad Campaign

Great things come in black and white. Especially when it's made by Nabisco, and they're Oreo's. Nabisco made a really great ad campaign for Oreo, and I created another ad as part of the same campaign for my wonderful design class. I also created and designed a slide presentation to point out the various elements… Continue reading Black and White Ad Campaign


Swept Away

We all see creative ads on a daily basis. We find them everywhere—HBO, Google, Netflix, Walmart, Vogue, and so many other mediums. We take them for granted and don't really recognize the fact that it's NOT a literal image. I did't realize how often I skimmed over a figurative, creative ad until I made one… Continue reading Swept Away

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An Iconic Night at the Opera House

Phantom of the Opera is a classic musical that has mystery, deception, operas, and danger. With the Phantom lurking, anybody is within reach with his "magical lassoo," as cast members put it. The target audience is fans like myself who love Phantom of the Opera- whether they are closet fans or public fans. These icons… Continue reading An Iconic Night at the Opera House

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Will it Matter in 1,000 Years?- A Magazine Spread has many great articles. One of my favorite articles found on that website is called "One Question that Puts Life in Perspective", by Stephen Jones. I created a magazine spread for his article as part of a class assignment at BYU-I, and would like to present it to you in this blogpost. I know, you're super… Continue reading Will it Matter in 1,000 Years?- A Magazine Spread

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Make Photography Look Like Magic!

That's right. Those instagram pictures that your friends post always seem beyond your ability, but if you follow these three, simple steps, your Instagram pictures will become visual masterpieces that even your frenemies will admire. Rule of Thirds When the image is sectioned into these nine, equidistant rectangles, the symmetry is clearly identified. The building is… Continue reading Make Photography Look Like Magic!

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Typography is Good for the Soul

Especially when it is an uplifting statement, like the following: This is a picture quote from an Instagram user, @lift.inspire.share. I chose this item to analyze for a reverse engineer post because it is a great example of how to use typography to your advantage. There are multiple elements and a strong sense of contrast,… Continue reading Typography is Good for the Soul

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The Reverse Engineering of Iron Man

Sorry, Iron Man, but it's my turn to engineer something. You can take a seat for this one. This is an official Avengers Age of Ultron poster, directly from the Marvel's website, This is an incredible poster. It is very visually appealing, simple, and simply AWESOME because it is Marvel. The Marvel designers created it,… Continue reading The Reverse Engineering of Iron Man