Following on the coat tails of Wills worst week the University wanted another video exploring social issues. This time we had privilege and preconceived notions in the crosshairs. Another Hello Adventure/Handonawhiteboard collaboration. When whiteboard animation isn't the right fit we find a better one.
Have you ever noticed two companies with essentially the same videos? Same visual style, maybe even same characters and using the same voice talent? I've noticed it quite a bit, and it took the wow out of their video, it felt like a clone. Many video production companies streamline their process by using the same visual style and voice for all their videos. We feel that every message has different needs so we strive to offer original visual styles and the right voice for ever
I am constantly intrigued by the people around me and the process we follow to find illustration styles for each client. We push the boundaries and try things other studios won't in the pursuit of intriguing and captivating our audiences. It is a fine line to walk, though, makes me think of this quote from school. "if art is communication, it follows the rules of communication. If it’s too original, it is difficult for people to understand. If it is too unoriginal, it is a