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Probably a SXSW talk

KingJordan is a freelance creative team from London, consisting of Alex King and Andy Jordan. To get some attention they created this funny website, titled “Probably a SXSW talk”, which is a tribute to SXSW – the festival centered on music, film and interactive. The team has worked at… More.

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World’s first Persicope Portfolio Review

Tim Menko and Ingmar Larsen (who we interviewed and featured before on this blog with the NoPhone), a newly found creative team, are  sharing their portfolio tomorrow (Tuesday February 16th – 11:30 EST/17:30 CET) using Periscope. The live streaming app will allow agencies and CD’s to tune in from different parts of… More.

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Duncan Gidney

Since September we have a new talent in town; Duncan Gidney. A filmmaker and photographer from Canada who is looking to get into advertising. To show us his skills he created this catchy film about his life. Gidney moved to Amsterdam when he and his… More.

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Bram van Alphen

Director Bram van Alphen (Caviar), recently released another one of his personal films; The Ring, a short that shows a fierce cockfight on a small peninsula on Bali, Indonesia. Van Alphen started making these kind of shorts in 2011 – other examples: The Cage, shot… More.

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Michael Middelkoop & Sharif Abdel Mawla

Michael Middelkoop and Sharif Abdel Mawla Partly Egyptian, partly Congolese and partly Dutch; from Amsterdam and Rotterdam, Michael Middelkoop (art) and Sharif Abd el Mawla met during their Media studies at the University of Amsterdam seven years ago. The two friends first worked apart, then together… More.

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Rutger Paulusse a.k.a. Gwer

Rutger Paulusse (29), or Gwer, is a complete sucker for type. Directly after he finished St. Joost in 2009, an education for graphic design, he started freelancing in Amsterdam. He then moved to New York to work for illustration agency Vault49, and recently moved back to… More.

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Jan-Willem de Man ‘y’ Frenkel Schönfeld

The only resemblance between this film and creative team Jan-Willem de Man (art) & Frenkel Schönfeld (copy) is that they have brown and blond hair respectively and did meet in Nerja, close to Malaga in Spain, around April 2001. Oh, and they are both very… More.

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Man-Eater

We’re launching a new item on Amsterdam Ad Blog, called ‘Talent of the month.’ The section is for talented people who have the ambition to work in advertising or have just entered the world of advetrising and want to share one of their portfolio ideas.… More.

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