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DBLG/SQUA/Brody/Glazer – Channel 4 Idents

October 7, 2015 by Tim Rabjohns | 0 comments

So, its all about the new Channel 4 rebrand at the moment – and rightly so, as the most innovative of our mainstream channels – it has had a major re-boot, after keeping Brett Foraker’s fours for about a decade.

This new branding is interesting on several different levels. For a start the ideas and look and feel were a collaboration of not one but five major creative entities – DBLG, Neville Brody, Jonathan Glazer, SQUA – (AKA Steven Qua) and 4Creative.  Secondly – you’d be hard pushed to see the channel name anywhere – which pretty much breaks the rules of all branding briefs I’ve seen. Continue reading “DBLG/SQUA/Brody/Glazer – Channel 4 Idents” »

ManvsMachine – Film 4 Idents

September 5, 2014 by Tim Rabjohns | 3 Comments

Sometimes you get a tingly feeling when you watch something that says it’s going to be a classic.  This is the feeling I got when I saw these idents for the first time.  Lots of the right ingredients are there – references to many well know films, a very filmic high quality “look”, and lets face it, a flaming pink hotel corridor in slow motion and a grand piano falling towards the camera! Continue reading “ManvsMachine – Film 4 Idents” »

BassAwards – Call For Entries 2014

January 17, 2014 by Tim Rabjohns | 0 comments

The BassAwards are back! If you remember, these are International Awards of Motion Graphics, Animation and Broadcast Design – some healthy competition for PROMAX with a slightly different twist. Continue reading “BassAwards – Call For Entries 2014” »

PROMAX UK 2013 Nominations

October 25, 2013 by Tim Rabjohns | 6 Comments

Yes – it’s that time of year again – conference season is upon us.  I’m sure the comedy antics of the Conservative, Labour and Lib Dem are still fresh in your minds…. Fear not Promax is around the corner – and that will flush your minds of all those unsavoury images…

I was invited to attend a special edition of PUK (the Promax networking drinks events) last week at Envy’s roof bar, where all the nominations for Promax 2013 were announced. Continue reading “PROMAX UK 2013 Nominations” »