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Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Signature of a President

U.S. President Barack Obama’s first signature as president seen after he signed a proclamation, after being sworn in as the 44th President of the United States during the inaugural ceremony in Washington January 20, 2009.

Source: REUTERS/Molly Riley (UNITED STATES)

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 5:26 pm  

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

“A” Shredded Tee

Here’s a ‘Shredded A’ T-shirt by illustrator Brock Davis. For more check-out the always inspirational Threadless.

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 1:48 pm  

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

The Detroit Auto Show (A recap)

The Detroit Auto Show is over, but open to the public until January 24th. Get the Green re-cap of this years event over at Treehugger. Find out who’s leading the pack and who needs some work.

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 12:47 pm  

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Gatorade has a new look

This has been the year of re-designs for beverages. Gatorade has joined the likes of Pepsi, Mt. Dew, Sunkist and Tropicana with new packaging on the shelves. This attempt out of the 5 is the most successful. We’ve included the other re-designs see below for (more…)

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 12:18 pm  

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Yes We Did!

For live coverage click here.

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 12:02 pm  

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

So Long Dubya and Good Ridance

Osocio has a few visual goodbyes to share. This one caught our fancy. It’s a photograph of flying shreds of paper after shoes were hurled at the poster of President George Bush outside the US Consulate in Montreal, Canada. People went out in freezing -24 C weather to show support the Iraqi journalist Muntadar al-Zeizi (from the Bush Shoe incident). (Source: Flickr)

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 11:59 am  

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Seal up your Soda

Innovative packaging concept by Ukrainian Designer, Johan de Broyer called Soda-Seal. It allows the drinker to reseal their soda can for later enjoyment. For more on how it works you know the drill.

In the designer’s own words:

They say the best ideas are often the simplest: but in reality, the best are the ones that can make money. My Invention of the Advertising Soda Seal is not just as a way of keeping our drinks sparkling, but opening up a new advertising media across the 250 billion drinks cans consumed annually. My Invention of the Advertising Soda Seal costs no more to manufacture than existing cans and offers the golden ticket of extra value for the consumer and revenues for the drinks companies.

via Reubenmiller:

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 10:33 am  

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

The Moment

CNN is up to something, in an effort to: “…capture the most detailed experience of a single moment ever,” CNN will assemble photos sent in by users into one big photosynth. CNN is clearly trying to put themselves ahead of the pack on this one. To find out more you know the drill. Want to find out what a Photosynth is?

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 8:30 am  

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Sketches of a Logo

Notcot has a wonderful display of photographs of the Manifest Hope Exhibition that went down January 17th-19th leading up to the inauguration. Check it out here.

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 8:25 am  

Monday, January 19, 2009

Quote of the Week

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 9:16 am  
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