Author Archives: Mike

Ashford College coming soon

Edited this video while working on the Joomla site for Ashford College. It is in the “New Campus” section. Thanks to all those in the marketing department, and Mary, Kim and Caz in particular for helping me work on it. Also to Matt for letting me stand in while he was off. Ashford College: A […]

Commuting is more fun

Well, I gave it a go. The train was too rammed for me to get on the adjoining two carriages, so here I am, three carriages down. It’s good to see more of our tube cards for Slater and Gordon posted. “Legal maze ahead” in particular. A fellow commuter looks at it thoughtfully for some […]

Commuting is fun

Oh, the joy of the evening commute. The Jubilee Line at North Greenwich is crammed to bursting. Nobody looks happy to be there. Except me. I’ve see one of our Slater and Gordon tube cards posted in the carriage. It’s great when you come across an ad you’ve worked on out in the big wide […]

Le nom de plume

I recently spoke to a client who lives in France. In an effort to clarify the style for a project I said “Ca serai la meme a Cassandre”. That didn’t clarify the style to them at all. I thought my French was probably at fault. In situations like this it usually is. But not this […]

V&A Digital Festival

Walking past Giambologna’s “Samson and a Philistine” made for the Medici in Florence (1560) with your design project wrapped in a bin liner can make you feel like a Philistine. Possibly an imposter. But the staff at the V&A couldn’t have done more to make us feel welcome. Thanks to Andrew and David in particular […]

Dorian Gray

We chose to create an interactive version of “The Picture of Dorian Gray” by Oscar Wilde. The idea is to give people a few of the moral choices Dorian would have had to make if he were around today. It will be interesting to see if they do things differently. It may well be that […]


LombardForWeb3             Called in to pitch for Lombard. The client was looking for an integrated campaign which showed the many facets of their business. We started off with the press ads – always a good way of boiling down what there is to say, and then expanded out from there. […]

Career Evolution

  Career Evolution is a recruitment agency run by people with specialist backgrounds in outplacement, career transition, career management and coaching to support companies and individuals experiencing change of all kinds in the workplace. The company believe that the new constant in the workplace is continual change.  They provide strategies for organisations or individuals preparing […]

Alt Language Exhibition

Middlesex University MA Design for Interactive Media Show. September starters. An exhibition of international, interactive audio/visual digital art and design. Shoreditch Town Hall, London. Opening night: Wednesday 29 September, 5pm – 8pm Thursday 30 September – Saturday 2 October 2010, 10am – 6pm Your chance to shelter from a virtual thunderstorm, fight samurais in the […]