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Chas Porter
Minneapolis, USA
I design brands
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Finally. And what a nice little film. It's surprising how much the camera movement adds to the experience and storytelling. Well done. Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2013 at Chas Porter
From Cristie's Multimedia Center:Independently, and as creative director for United Artists Records, Seeff is perhaps best known for creating some of the greatest album covers of the 1970s and ‘80s. Along the way, the South African photographer’s uncanny ability to... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2013 at Chas Porter
Posted May 16, 2013 at Chas Porter
As an interactive designer, I signup for plenty of spam emails to better understand what makes good and bad online marketing. With videos and features like this, Yeti is one of the few emails I look forward to. Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2011 at Chas Porter
Chromaroma takes your travel data and makes it into a game where every journey counts in a competition for the city! Via @AndrewKorf Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2011 at Chas Porter
From Bill Kirchen's "Hammer of the Honky-Tonk Gods". One More Day Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2011 at Chas Porter
Posted May 6, 2011 at Chas Porter
Posted Feb 19, 2011 at Chas Porter
From Irina Werning's photo series, Back to the Future: I love old photos. I admit being a nosey photographer. As soon as I step into someone else’s house, I start sniffing for them. Most of us are fascinated by their... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2011 at Chas Porter
I've lived here longer than I've lived anywhere else, and every winter I ask myself "why?" Watch the movie. I guess it's for all these reasons. Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2011 at Chas Porter
This is how I wish I had originally discovered Kerouac and his masterwork. The rhythm and intonation of his read are amazing, and Steve Allen and his jazz combo add a solid bed. Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2010 at Chas Porter
I love the old rural architecture of Japan. Here's a little film, not quite done, on a farmhouse that was saved, moved, and rebuilt. You can almost smell the wood, the earth, and smoke. I'd live there in a minute. Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2010 at Chas Porter
Even though my kids are in college and high school, I can't wait to get this picture book. Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2010 at Chas Porter
From the Pollock Krasner House & Study Center web site: In his barn studio, he spread his canvas on the floor and developed his compositions by working from all four sides, allowing the imagery to evolve spontaneously, without preconceptions. Pollock... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2010 at Chas Porter
The Creative Director on one of my projects brought us this video and I'm posting it. Why? Because it's a wave of emotion, very well done. Congratulations to Capture Studios and, of course, to Gene & Jill Pease. Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2010 at Chas Porter
Why? Because it's unexpected and delightful, the kind of experience people crave. More here. Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2010 at Chas Porter
Netherlands-based DUS Architects' Unlimited Urban Woods is a single tree centered in a simple box lined with mirrors on all four walls. Step inside and you're instantly transported into an endless forest. A brilliant escape from the city, it's an... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2010 at Chas Porter