Watch Walter Iooss speak at Deutsch L.A.

Deutsch L.A. has invited Walter Iooss to speak at the agency’s Deutsch Commons Live, which “provides a stage for the brightest and best in the world of communications and technology. We’ve curated a list of influential speakers, thought leaders, entrepreneurs, tech gurus and creative elite.” His talk, which will be moderated by Dana Commandatore, EVP, Director […]

Adweek profiles 10 Los Angeles agencies and producers who are “ready for their closeup”

Congratulations to the 10 Los Angeles–based agencies and producers singled out by Adweek for “making L.A. so hot right now.” They are Saatchi & Saatchi, David & Goliath, 72andSunny, CAA Marketing, Deutsch L.A., Mistress, TBWA\Chiat\Day, Gifted Youth, 180LA, and Tool. Read more about them in “Ready for Their Closeup.”

Kwaku Alston on shooting Shaq and his mom for new “Got milk?” ad

June is National Dairy Month, and to mark the occasion, an ad campaign is debuting today that pairs milk and Oreos starring NBA star Shaquille O’Neal and his mother, Lucille. (Side note: Can someone please establish National Oreos Month?) Here, Kwaku Alston, who shot the ad for Deutsch, writes about what it took to get […]

Walter Iooss and Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers

. Deutsch commissioned Walter Iooss to shoot this year’s Milk ads for the Super Bowl, which meant photographing Hines Ward of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers sporting milk ‘staches for an that appeared ahead of the big game: . . Walter also shot individual portraits of them so that […]

Industry news roundup: Esquire, Chiat NY, Droga5, and more

. A quick look at what’s happening in our industry… . Alison Unterreiner has been promoted to photo editor at Esquire. (source: MediaBistro’s Revolving Door) . Lisa Topol, formerly at Wieden+Kennedy in New York, has been named creative director at Chiat NY. Sue Anderson, previously at TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris, also joins Chiat NY as a creative director. […]