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Julien Vallee is a graphic designer based in Montreal, Canada and Berlin. He’s currently working on a range of projects including art direction, motion graphic, print design, art installation and video for the music industry. His work is very distinctive and unique because it usually involves using brightly coloured card and paper to create something 3D with visual impact.

The members of German group Lichtfaktor use light to give expression to their creativity. They take advantage of a variety of light sources to produce photos and videos in cities by night. They create films by taking a series of long exposure images and putting them together frame by frame. Watch

Lego characters give a humorous effect when put into surreal surroundings. And by using macro stop motion animation the characters can come to life. The image above was taken by flickr user Jeremy van Bedijk (jere-me). Watch

BBC2 uses the number 2 to represent the channel in its idents. Creating the number 2 in different ways makes it more interesting, for example it can be animated. The 2 shown above was knitted by flickr user Gillian (hey, mippy).

The image above is very eye-catching and uses a simple technique. Taking life size head shots of people and holding it in front of your face. I saw a similar thing done by Smooth FM on a TV advert, where a vinyl sleeve was held up instead to match the body of the person holding it (look here). The image above was made by Jason Smith on Flickr.

I also saw this on flickr and thought it was a brilliant idea, but maybe more suited to a science based TV channel. However the concept is great and links to the slogan “MTV is a virus”. The creator is Ross Colquhoun. This work also featured in The Sunday Times and on the BBC. Watch

On the set of the photoshoot to produce images to be used in a Fiesta TV commercial, Autumn 2008. The modeling balloons create a childish feel and when put together, they create a big impact. Created by artist Rachel Thomas. Watch


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