Only just realised that it’s 50 years since coronation day. At last! Now I can show you this newspaper that’s been tucked away almost exactly that length of time.
She is gold!
Last night PPA Scotland held a reception to welcome our new Chairman Alan Ramsay of Connect Communications. Over 80 PPA Scotland members and non members attended the function at the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh.
Some time ago I posted this shot of Neville Brody at his Tottenham Court Road studio, taken when I worked at Design magazine in 1988. Julian Hawkins took the picture, but I remembered standing in for Neville for the obligatory Polaroid.
The Scottish Cup Final this year was unique. Not because Celtic won it – that had happened 36 times before – but because fans were able to buy the “first ever 3D cup final football programme”. By donning the cinema-style glasses included in the £5 cover price they could marvel at pictures of their heroes,
Yesterday Don from CMYK showed Cassie (our intern from Napier University) some old school interview techniques. He still uses shorthand for goodness sakes! While it might be easier to interview someone over the phone, sometimes there’s just no substitute for a face-to-face at their place of work. In this case, Don is working on the
Traditionally CMYK has always published or designed magazines for other people. Sometimes we even helped with content and strategy, or selling advertising. And we get paid. Last week that all changed. We bought a magazine.