Month: July 2017

CrackerJack Surprise of the Week #964

Sometimes, to make real connection with your audience, your agency of record needs to dig really deep. And in this case, the AOR for Indian Motorcycles seemed to have built its creative brief around, “Riding…

By jadamson

July 31, 2017

Gemnini

The nice thing about being a photographer coming from the advertising industry is that I’ve learned to tell a relevant  story. Whether it’s been through television commercials or through social media campaigns, I’ve learned that the…

By jadamson

July 31, 2017

CrackerJack Surprise of the Week #963

How do you sell a comedy festival that holds a very strict “no refund” policy? Well, first you call it the “No Refunds Comedy Festival”. Then you hire an agency with a creative team that…

By jadamson

July 24, 2017

Memory Lane

Here’s a fun shot from a recent trip to Vancouver for a tech conference the other month. I stumbled across this colourful alley (located in an alley south of West Hastings between Seymore and Granville) while…

By jadamson

July 24, 2017

CrackerJack Surprise of the Week #962

Print ads have always been a favourite medium of mine, especially when the message is simple and the visual is extraordinary. That said, I think this is one of my favourite print ads in a…

By jadamson

July 17, 2017

Queen Mother

A couple of years ago, I thought I gave my mum the biggest, and best surprise for her birthday by shipping myself over to my hometown, Toronto. Once I landed, I took a cab from the airport…

By jadamson

July 17, 2017

CrackerJack Surprise of the Week #961

People with physical disabilities can concur many obstacles, except for this one. That was the insight behind this television spot for the agency of record for The Rick Hanson Foundation, raising awareness, removing barriers and…

By jadamson

July 9, 2017

CrackerJack Surprise of the Week #960

There are a lot of factors that keep kids going to school regularly, like bullying and not having enough money for lunches, but not having access to clean clothes can be easily overlooked when trying…

By jadamson

July 3, 2017