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Evan Schultz on Uncharted Space

Evan Schultz, Art Director, Adams Outdoor An interesting new project of ours was a self-storage client, Conifer Storage. The product was fairly straight-forward but visually uninteresting. The spaces look like garages, all lined up in rows like chips on a computer board. Dilemma: how do you make THAT interesting? Or, even readable on a billboard? The client is expecting to see a photo of their storage units larger than life, literally. They gave us the choice of a straight-on photo […]

by John Weller· · 1 comment · Creative

Warner Bros Inducted into OBIE Hall of Fame

  The Outdoor Advertising Association of America (OAAA) will present the 2017 OBIE Hall of Fame Award to Warner Bros. Pictures. Established in 1992, the OBIE Hall of Fame was created to recognize brands that have built an enduring legacy through the consistent use of the out of home (OOH) advertising medium over many years. “Warner Bros. Pictures really has been an iconic and classic brand that has transcended over time and has continued to evolve as the out of […]

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Watchfire RSS Feed updates billboards during NCAA b-ball tournament

DANVILLE, Ill. – (March 14, 2017) – The focus of collegiate basketball will be on the brackets for the annual college basketball tournament. Owners of Watchfire digital billboards can download free widgets to integrate basketball scores throughout the tournament beginning March 14, 2017. “School spirit is at an all-time high each year during the college basketball spring tournament. RSS feeds with real-time score updates are an exciting way to showcase all the bracket busting upsets and help Watchfire’s customers draw additional interest […]

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Rate This Board by Greg Callaham

Rate This Board allows a billboard designer to rate a random piece of billboard artwork using the following scale: 1 (not good), 2 (below average), 3 (average), 4 (very good), 5 (great). Then the designer talks about what they may have done differently for outdoor advertising. This weeks rating is provided by Greg Callaham www.gregcallaham.com) who has 30 years of experience in outdoor advertising design.  Insider has used and endorses Callaham’s services. Caribou Coffee Rating: 2 (below average) This is […]

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Rate This Board by Blue Sky Digital Printing

Rate This Board allows a billboard designer to rate a random piece of billboard artwork using the following scale: 1 (not good), 2 (below average), 3 (average), 4 (very good), 5 (great). Then the designer talks about what they may have done differently for outdoor advertising. This week’ss rating is provided by Dan Cunningham a designer with Blue Sky Digital Printing.  Blue Sky Digital Printing is a Norman, OK company which provides vinyl printing and billboard design services to out […]

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Design Tips From Veale Outdoor

This week’s billboard design tips come from Veale Outdoor Advertising.  Insider loves alliteration: Big, bold and beautiful! Paid Advertisement

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Timmons Outdoor Out of Home Design Tips

This week’s out of home design tips come from Timmons Outdoor. Paid Advertisement

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Rate This Board by Owen Design Co

Rate This Board allows a billboard designer to rate a random piece of billboard artwork using the following scale: 1 (not good), 2 (below average), 3 (average), 4 (very good), 5 (great). Then the designer talks about what they may have done differently for outdoor advertising. This weeks rating is provided by Adam Owen, Creative Director of Owen Design Co., an Austin, TX firm specializing in OOH design and branding.  Adam has designed billboards for over 20 years more than […]

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End Of An Era In Spartanburg

GoUpstate.com has a terrific article on Wade’s restaurant and their billboards that have entertained the community for the past 22 years. Brother and sister co-owners Hamp Lindset & Carols Miller recently announced that the are ending their long time billboard campaign which used vegetable puns to advertise their restaurant which has become an icon in the Spartanburg area. Their first billboard, in 1995, featured a pointy-eared cartoon green bean and the slogan “‘Bean’ Me Up Scottie!” Lindsey said a new […]

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Design Tips From Stott Outdoor

Stott Outdoor Advertising has a nice website page talking about out of home design.   Paid Advertisement

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