Craig Black creates typographic boxes for sports shoe charity

Creative Boom

Shoes To Share was founded by a boy named Ellis Short V around the belief that "sport is a global community, one that everybody should have the opportunity to join, and the choice to take part in".

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The Big Flip: LA cool, sports-themed animations by Barry Chapman that play around with our expectations

Creative Boom

We love this sports-themed series of "reverse dynamic experiments" by motion designer Barry Chapman , full of neon colours and LA-style palm trees set against satisfying blue skies. So all in all, I thought it would be fun to have sports stuff flying about the place, going the wrong way around.". Once I locked in the idea of adding a different sports theme to each scene, I knew I had a hook and just needed to take it from there.".

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Spectacular Winning Photos From The World Sports Photography Awards 2020

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Nothing captures the emotion of sports like photography! World Sport Photography Awards is created by a unique partnership between Twelfthman, the leading sports creative and design agency and Iconify, the awards agency behind innovative awards campaigns. Together we represent the best of sports and awards campaign design and thinking. Photography 2020 contest sport winners

Stunning Vintage Photos of the Panther 6, a Crazy 6-Wheeled UK Sports Car From 1977

Design You Trust

Technology 1970s cars racing retro sports supercars UKThe Panther 6 was a British six-wheel convertible produced by Panther in 1977. The car is powered by a mid-mounted 8.2 L (500 cu in) Cadillac V8 engine with twin turbochargers paired to a three-speed automatic transmission.

Sports Chic

Fifi Lapin

Feeling inspired today after watching The London Marathon. I Might even break into a light jog on the way to the juice bar. The carrot juice is on me! Bunny Kisses Fifi Lapin xxx. fifi lapin

New Nike spot parallels sports resilience and hope with our challenging times

Creative Review

In its voiceover, it makes a direct connection between the challenges the world is facing with coronavirus and the hope that can be inspired by sport. But if we’ve learned anything from sports, It’s that no matter how far down we may be. Even if basketball looks different for a while, I’m excited about the possibility of getting back in the game because I know how inspiring and powerful sports can be.

Ritter Sport Launches Paper Chocolate Wrapper

The Die Line

Yup, you don't have to use films or flexible packaging for a chocolate bar

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Breathtaking Winning Action Sports Images Of The Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2019

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Red Bull Illume is the world’s greatest adventure and action sports imagery contest. Photography action contest red bull sport winnersIt showcases the most creative and captivating images on the planet, while illuminating the passion, lifestyle and culture behind the photographers that shoot them. The Image Quest 2019 is the fifth edition and evolves with two exciting new categories; Best of Instagram by SanDisk and the Moving Image category. Source.

Sustainable sports brand Hylo debuts its ultra-minimal branding

Creative Review

London agency Otherway has designed the branding, which is intended to live between the worlds of sport and sustainability. It plans to partner with young sports talent as well, to ‘rethink’ the sponsorship models sport usually relies on.

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Michael C. Hsiung’s Characters Sport Bushy Mustaches

Design You Trust

His characters, mostly fantastical – mermen, centaurs, wizards and the likes – tend to sport impressive mustaches, a feature which Hsiung himself has come to be recognized with. Michael C. Hsiung is known for his quirky illustrations, drawn using Micron pens and Higgins black ink. More: Instagram h/t: playjunkie Sometimes prized for his mustache, othertimes prized for his art. Source. Inspirations beards doodles mustaches

Building a brand for an Olympic athlete

Creative Review

We talk to JKR and Tulloch about the project and how branding can help athletes grow their following and build a career beyond competitive sport . Sport sportsJKR has created a playful identity for gymnast Courtney Tulloch, inspired by his signature moves. The post Building a brand for an Olympic athlete appeared first on Creative Review.

Nairobi’s Motor Taxi Drivers Sport Extravagant Costumes in ‘Boda Boda Madness’

Colossal

“Machete Rider.” ” All images © Jan Hoek, shared with permission. Captivated by the motor taxis occupying the streets of Nairobi, Dutch artist Jan Hoek collaborated with Ugandan-Kenyan fashion designer Bobbin Case to document how the drivers elaborately design their bikes to attract customers.

Spotted: New Logo for Women's Sports Foundation

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Visit Link. About Spotted posts. No further images are included. No opinion is given. Not even a punny title. These are just… spotted. Best available link to learn more about the change (or the company) provided in the link above. Poll and comments are open

Masks, Toilet Paper, and Thermometers Transform into Miniature, Outdoor Adventures by Artist Tatsuya Tanaka

Colossal

Art Photography COVID-19 masks miniature paper sports swimmingAll images © Tatsuya Tanaka, shared with permission. In the time of COVID-19, disposable face masks, toilet paper, and other essentials are synonymous with safety, precaution, and staying indoors.

Tokyo 2020 unveils first ever animated pictograms used in Olympics’ history

Its Nice That

The 73 kinetic icons designed by Masaaki Hiromura and animated by Kota Iguchi each show their sport in motion, representing 22 Paralympic sports and 33 Olympic sports.

DIA’s work for Adidas embodies the “flux and flow of sports” through the brand’s iconic three stripes

Its Nice That

The studio’s co-founder Mitch Paone tells us what DIA has been up to for the past year, from its new home in Switzerland.

Stunning Photographs of Ellen O’Neal, The Greatest Woman Freestyle Skateboarder in the 1970s

Design You Trust

Ellen O’Neal is the godmother of female pro skateboarding who proved that skaters aren’t just a group of delinquents living in Venice Beach and helped bring the sport into the mainstream by skating on the Wonder Woman TV show.

Cait Oppermann documents the difficult and dynamic sport of takraw

Its Nice That

Travelling back to Bangkok after seeing locals practice the game a few years back, Cait's latest series shines a light on the superhuman quality of its players.

Anna Noguera’s Sports Complex Blends Into its Verdant Barcelona Neighbourhood

Azure Magazine

When a 2014 design competition laid out a brief for a new mid-block urban sports complex, the contextually attuned design by Barcelona’s own Arquitectura Anna Noguera that integrates landscape and greenery into the complex was a deserving winner. The project transforms what was once a liminal, residual space between two apartment buildings that was formerly occupied by a sports court, an obsolete and underused pool and an urban landscape of hard paving.

Opulent Kintsugi Installation by Artist Victor Solomon Gilds Dilapidated Basketball Court in Los Angeles

Colossal

Celebrating the restorative qualities of sports and basketball’s return this past week, Victor Solomon has repaired a deteriorated court in South Los Angeles through the ancient art of Kintsugi —the Japanese method of repairing broken pottery by using metallic substances to mend the fractures.

Rare Photographs of a Very Young Diego Maradona From the Late 1970s and Early 1980s

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Photography 1970s 1980s argentina Diego Maradona football retro sportArguably the world’s greatest ever footballer, Diego Armando Maradona has died aged 60 on November 25, 2020. The Argentinian, who had brain surgery this month, died of a heart attack, his lawyer said.

The visual identity for a disability sports group aims to “shatter stereotypes”

Design Week

Superunion has created the branding for Move United, a movement which promotes sports among people with disabilities in America. Move United will launch across 43 states and offers 100,000 people with disabilities opportunities to participate in more than 50 different adaptive sports. It is part of a long-term goal: to make these sports available to 90% of the population by 2028, when the Olympics and Paralympics take place in the US.

Studio Dumbar rebrands Brugge’s women’s soccer team

Creative Review

It’s been a long time coming, but after years of being overshadowed by male-only leagues, women’s football has finally become a major sporting success in its own right. In the UK, the success of England’s Lionesses has prompted a massive rise in players at a grassroots level, inspiring 850,000 women to take up the sport, while brands from the BBC to Nike and Adidas have launched campaigns in support of the team. Sport

Karan Singh creates vibrant visuals for the Southeast Asian Games

Creative Review

Ogilvy Hong Kong commissioned Singh to create a suite of visuals for the Games, which would reflect key sporting events and the tournament’s ethos of ‘togetherness’ Inspired by the competition’s slogan, ‘We Win As One’, Singh created 19 visuals which depict a range of individual and team sports including dance, tennis, boxing and wheelchair archery. Sport

Iceland’s national football team gets a new identity

Creative Review

SportIceland isn’t exactly renowned for its footballing prowess, but the country’s national men’s team has achieved some major milestones in the past few years, qualifying for the Euros for the first time in 2016 and becoming the smallest nation ever to compete in the World Cup in 2018. The women’s team has also been climbing up the global rankings and was named 18th in the world by FIFA in 2019.

How Joe Wicks became the nation’s PE teacher

Creative Review

Health SportJoe Wicks has inspired millions of people to keep active during lockdowns with his live workout videos. We talk to Nikki Wicks, Head of Content at The Body Coach, and Studio Koto, which is behind its branding, about creating PE With Joe. The post How Joe Wicks became the nation’s PE teacher appeared first on Creative Review.

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A Collage of Overlapping Videos Creates a Wild Rube Goldberg-esque Motion Sequence

Colossal

Ranging from nature to sports to destructive events, each seconds-long bit appears to lead right into the next in “ Concatenation “—seemingly, a rocket launches straight into a pool ball that then causes a diver to jump into the water. Photography balls fire rockets sports video

Close Up Pictures Of Tennis Players Just Look Like People Trying Really Hard To Control Their Telekinetic Power

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Photography humor sport tennisScroll down for stunning examples of tennis players trying really hard to control ball with their telekinetic powers. Source.

50 Windows of Creativity: Manchester's new art trail to celebrate the city's rich and diverse creative culture

Creative Boom

Work by Hammo at Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, Castlefield. Work by Hammo at Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, Castlefield. Work by Hammo at Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, Castlefield. Work by Hammo at Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, Castlefield.

Dive Into a Never-Ending Sequence of Jumps and Tucks in an Olympic-Games Compilation

Colossal

Photography olympics sports video?. Although devotees of the Olympic games will have to wait until 2021 for the next round of competitions, Donato Sansone channels the same excitement, energy, and displays of strength into an extravagant new mashup. A second iteration of his previous video by the same name, Sansone’s latest motion sequence is comprised of short clips of athletes completing tucks, dives, and pikes.

East London women's community football club Hackney Laces unveils new kit designs with attitude

Creative Boom

Hackney Laces was founded in 2011 by Katee Hui to empower girls through both sport and a sense of community, by allowing them to play football locally. East London-based women's community football club Hackney Laces boasts a newly designed kit, graphic language and photographic campaign.

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Paris 2024 logo presents “a homage to female athletes”

Creative Review

The organising committee says in a statement that the use of Marianne is both a nod to the sport’s heritage – namely the fact that women athletes were first allowed to compete at the 1900 Olympic Games in Paris – and a homage to female athletes. SportThe organising committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games has revealed the logo and visual identity for Paris 2024.

Revisiting DogTown and the Legend of the Z-Boys

Feature Shoot

With the introduction of the eurothane wheel, skateboards quickly became an underground phenomenon among the daring, innovative youth who made use of drainage ditches and empty backyard pools to create the ultimate DIY sport — which will finally debut at the 2020 Olympics. It is important to know there was little media out then and what there was when it was good like SkateBoarder magazine was the Bible of the sport, where everyone in the world got their information. © Glen E.

Designers on Sports Direct rebrand: “You can’t simply gift-wrap gaffes”

Design Week

With demands on brands to behave more responsibly, Sports Direct already faces an uphill struggle, while the ailing House of Fraser has become a home for some of the less desirable brands in SDI’s portfolio, diluting the premium department store feel. “It’s no secret that Sports Direct is the worst experience on the High Street. The post Designers on Sports Direct rebrand: “You can’t simply gift-wrap gaffes” appeared first on Design Week

Ash Narod is a photographer focussing on connecting people with his camera

Its Nice That

Particularly interested in the communities surrounding sport, Ash relishes photography as its allows him to discover new places and cultures.

Nike’s split screen ad is an epic ode to togetherness

Creative Review

It cleverly combines disparate moments from different times in history, in an attempt to emphasise the many ways sport brings us together and, in some cases, helps prompt change. SportWieden+Kennedy Portland created the campaign, which is made using only archive footage.

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3 Sports Teams That Rebranded With a Logo Change in 2017

Graphic Springs

No one knows the branding power of a great logo better than a sports team. Here are three teams that switched up their logos this year – for better or for worse.

Stunning Photographs From ISU Grand Prix Of Figure Skating 2019

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Photography dance ice sportNatalia Kaliszek and Maksym Spodyriev of Poland compete in the Ice Dance – Free Dance during the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Rostelecom Cup at Megasport Arena on November 16, 2019 in Moscow, Russia. Photo by Maxim Shemetov/Reuters) Alexandra Trusova of Russia competes in the Ladies Free Skating during day 2 of the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Rostelecom Cup at Megasport Arena on November. Source.

Pata Slab is a funky new font 'built to save us'

Creative Boom

It sports standard-height terminals that connect seamlessly to each other. We're always excited to see things land in our inbox and write about all your wonderful creations.

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How Covid-19 has changed the future of esports

Creative Review

As physical sports across the globe were grounded by the pandemic, esports continued to thrive, and captured the attention of traditional sports fans along the way. Sport Covid-19This provides unique opportunities for brands to get involved, says Landor's Rebecca Benson. The post How Covid-19 has changed the future of esports appeared first on Creative Review.

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