today's AMAZING TV AD : honda's "cog" 2 minute tv spot

for more on this, go to this post : http://the-wawam-file.blogspot.com/2008/04/cog-honda-tv-spot-another-amazing-ad.html; april 14 post.
the inspiration is mount pinatubo when some years ago, all of a sudden, after decades of being dormant, it decided to erupt, spewing debris and ash several kilometers high, blowing ashes to float everywhere, far and wide, turning the skies gloomy gray as far away as metro manila, hundreds of kilometers away, covering metro manila streets and rooftops with thick ash. the pinatubo eruption was so powerful that its ashes changed the color of sunsets not only in the philippines but also worldwide.

that's what happens when clients and advertising agencies decide to run ads not worthy to be called advertising. its dark, its huge and very irritating and unfortunately, everywhere!


all they are doing is wawam! what a waste of advertising money!


here is a first row view of Philippine Advertising and Philippine Marketing.

mount pinatubo erupts shooting ashes several kilometers high, then floating to blanket many other towns hundreds of kilometers away

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Sunday, June 8, 2008

amazing art : theo jansen's "Animaris Rhinoceros" kinetic art

it is not advertising nor marketing, but it's a joy to watch. here's one more kinetic art by theo jansen, the genius featured in the bmw tv spot.when you look at this art, your mind keeps asking the question "how can he do that?". you see it being done but your mind continue to wonder if it's for real. the engineering genius allows you to see so much grace in it's movements. it's a breathtaking art form that satisfies the heart and the mind.


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