Monday, November 30, 2015
Ron Howard's new movie In the Heart of the Sea explores the real-life events that led to Herman Melville's infamous nautical tale.
Blackhat movie billboards, Thor movie billboards and these Rush movie billboards.
UPDATED: Here's another ad creative for the movie you see less of around the city streets, and if so on small ad formats and posters, but it actually conveys the scale of the creature they face with the whale swimming under their little boat. This In the Heart of the Sea ad was snapped at The Grove shopping centre on December 3, 2015.
Sunday, November 29, 2015
Apple's iPhone 6s outdoor advertising was beginning to blend in with its competitors efforts, so it's nice to see this bold and colourful collection of billboards inspired by the iconic television testcard for the tech giant's fourth generation TV streaming device.
This fun design is so much better than actually showing the sleek black box product with the Apple Remote control and you immediately know from afar that the whole campaign is for television.
For another way to sell a similar product, back in November 2012 these Roku Keep streaming America billboards used typography and humour to make their tech offering more relatable.
UPDATED: Daily Billboard really loved the bold simplicity of the Apple TV billboards, but didn't realise they were the first tease in a larger ad campaign.
Add to that clever video game creatives, National Geographic giraffes and Game of Thrones-themed billboards and this second wave of outdoor ads slowly won us over.
UPDATED: In addition here are all four sides of Sunset Vine Tower with the second wave creatives.
Saturday, November 28, 2015
original film Beasts of No Nation and the TV show Mr. Robot also seems to have 'For your consideration' billboards everywhere at the moment.
UPDATED: Now that Beasts of No Nation is out of the running for the Oscars, it looks like Netflix are putting all their efforts behind their Nina Simone documentary feature.
UPDATED: In addition to the super-sized version, here's also a standard landscape billboard which pulls out from Miss Simone's face. This equally arresting Oscar consideration billboard was spotted along Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood on February 10, 2016.
UPDATED: Netflix's Nina Simone documentary may have missed out on an Academy Award, but there's still a chance that it could enjoy some Emmy award success. This small Emmy nomination billboard to help garner votes was spotted along Pico Boulevard on August 22, 2016.
Friday, November 27, 2015
Apple's Shot on iPhone 6 ad billboard campaign, which was user-generated and very visual.
, La Cienega Boulevard, Pico Boulevard and Westwood Boulevard from November 5 to November 22, 2015.
Snapchat billboards, with the company's white ghost logo on a bright yellow background being the only things present, with not even a website to provide any further information.