Ad Campaign – Models Needed


I am currently working on an advertising campaign for university about saving time. It’s quite an everyday scenario but I will hopefully be taking a humorous approach to it. I am looking for a few people to help out with starring in the ads. I would rather work with people that won’t necessarily be recognised […]

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Using MacJournal to Update


I recently bought MacJournal in the latest MacHeist NanoBundle and have just set it up to link in with my blog. All I had to do was enable the XML-RPC from the link blog.joeallam.co.uk/wp-admin/options-writing.php This then allowed me to fully link MacJournal to my blog and it immediately recognised it as a WordPress setup. There […]

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Which Came First? Champagne or the Egg


I went to Somerset house a couple of days ago for the “Pick Me Up” show, an exhibition of upcoming designers and artists with work for sale. The work there was incredible and the print quality on the stuff was insane, which explains the price tags for the artwork. One area of the show was […]

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Julius and James FIFA 10 Reactions [NSFW]


A very bold and quite passionate collection of reactions to a game of FIFA 10.

In short, some friends came round for some drinks before we all went out for a some more drinks and dancing. A couple of us decided to play a few games of FIFA. James and Julius became quite passionate in their games and so I thought it would be great to film them secretly. The next morning, I had about 20 minutes of footage that I could slice down to the next few minutes that you see in the video below.

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Typeface Creation


I’ve been working on the creation of a font for a few weeks now as part of the process to build up on my knowledge of typographic terms and also as a way of experimenting with typefaces. It’s taken longer than I thought it would; but I have completed the majority of my Font in […]

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Book Binding


I went to the bookbinding workshop with Mette-Sofie D. Ambeck and was shown how to bind a multiple section book together using simple bookbinding stitching. It was really useful to attend and gain a better knowledge of how to present work. It inspired me to want to make a portfolio out of a hand made […]

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Open/Close


We saw this video in Uni and we each had to write the brief that would have created this video. Then we all mixed up the briefs and got given someones brief that they had just written. Mine asked for a 5 minute video of everyday objects to be uploaded to YouTube. I went with […]

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