Oct 17 2018
Imagine you’re at your home with the curtains closed, and you see a glow coming from the window. Odds are whether it’s morning, evening, or noon–you’ll be able to tell. You can determine if it’s raining, snowing, or foggy based on one single thing–the quality of light.
Light is a thing that is so integral to […]
Mar 27 2018
We all love staring directly into a camera and trying to display your personality in one photo…NOT. But headshots can be an important marketing tool for you or your company to help relate to the public.
Headshots are part of your company’s branding. If your headshots aren’t professional, it makes the public question the quality of […]
Mar 21 2018
For women, last year was a trying time. From the attempted defunding of Planned Parenthood to the aftermath of the #MeToo and Time’s Up movements, 2017 was overall tough for females. And yet, from these misfortunes we are beginning to see women rise.
This is no exception in the world of adland.
Flick through any industry magazine, […]
Dec 14 2017
A few weeks ago I opened a YouTube account and posted my first animated short film. It was the culmination of a long journey to get my labor of love across the finish line. For a year and a half I’d spent late nights and weekends drawing and coloring 10,000 frames of animation. And when I […]
Aug 02 2017
Rob shares his wisdom and experience for students in this video we created for our “Professor in Residence” Kevin Hawley’s Graphic Programs class at USF. Be sure to watch with the sound on.
Aug 01 2017
Whether you’re an owner of a small dog grooming company, mom n’ pop restaurant or a high-end business CEO, telling your story helps people relate to you on a more personal level. A strong brand message can influence people to want to use your product or service. In the past, if you wanted to reach […]
Jul 21 2017It’s no secret that the Company Man crew has an ongoing love affair with Buddy Brew Coffee. Every day at around 3 p.m. you can see us walking in a line like little ducks over to Buddy Brew to get our afternoon dosage of caffeine. Cortados, espresso, black tea (and more) are poured over and […] Jul 17 2017
A few years ago, advertising agencies began adding production capabilities. This was in response to clients, particularly retail clients, seeking to cut their production costs, and as a way for agencies to land new retail business. Production “quality” was less of an issue than cost. Churn and burn. Meanwhile, an equal and opposite phenomenon was […]
May 24 2017
My name is Brooke Bandoni, and I am an 18-year-old high school student that will be graduating from Tampa Preparatory School at the end of May, and attending the University of Central Florida in the Fall. For the past three weeks, I’ve gotten the opportunity to intern at Company Man Studios in Downtown Tampa. I […]
May 11 2017Who reads anymore? Yes, I am aware of the irony that this title suggests. Hopefully, you are reading this and not scrolling past it. Whether it is zipping through the numerous apps on your phone, poking around on your iPad, or searching on your laptop, we are surrounded by programs that allow potential clients and […]