2016

Push the button

Push the button

If Amazon has its way, the weekly trip to the supermarket to pick up washing up liquid, toilet roll and laundry detergent will soon be a thing of the past. Yes, Amazon's UK customers can now push a button when they run out of toilet rolls or washing powder - and within 24 hours a package will arrive at the front door.

The Power of Bass

The Power of Bass

Back in 2001, I wrote a dissertation on the semiotics of opening title sequences and Saul Bass featured heavily (especially the infamous title sequence from Psycho). He was truly one of the greatest influencers of design and film-making in the 20th Century, responsible for some of the most iconic brands including Bell, Kleenex and AT&T. He produced a diverse and powerful body of work full of evocative images of intense clarity and subtle ambiguities.