Archive: Insights

Gustav Garhammar speaks remote production in times of Covid

Chimney APAC Head Producer Jasmyn Asvat speaks to top industry experts in our new series, "Production Line" Production Line is a casual chat with production crew, producers and directors around the world to discover how they are managing these trying times. They share expert advice, inspire and give insight on new ways to work, or... View Article

Aaron Platt speaks remote directing in times of Covid

Chimney APAC Head Producer Jasmyn Asvat speaks to top industry experts in our new series, "Production Line" Production Line is a casual chat with production crew, producers and directors around the world to discover how they are managing these trying times. They share advice, inspire and give insight on new ways to work, or sometimes... View Article

Stop the Madness!

INFLUENCER: Chimney's Henric Larsson says it's time to address the giant elephant in the room and stop patting ourselves on the back The pitch goes like this: “In these unprecedented times remote production is the order of the day. At Blah Blah, we’ve adapted to a new way of working to deliver for our clients.... View Article

Reduce, reuse and recycle: how marketers can survive covid-19

Before Covid-19, this was already the biggest challenge for marketers. It almost feels like our reckoning came early. We had the rug pulled out from under our feet in a way that no one could have predicted and for the majority of us in the marketing industry, the last few weeks have us in a... View Article

Editor Glenn Conte on unlocking inspiration

From Disney to Discography: Editor Glenn Conte On Unlocking Inspiration Glenn Conte, head of editorial at Chimney NY, reveals what’s exciting and inspiring him at the moment As an award-winning editor, Glenn Conte is no stranger to new challenges and joining Chimney NY as head of editorial in February this year was just the creative... View Article

Think Twice Before Saying No To Your Clients

One of the most common mistakes people make when running a small business is saying no to a client. It could be the last conversation you ever have with them if you're not careful. Repeat business is never guaranteed, but it is an essential part of any pipeline when trying to build revenue streams. No matter... View Article

Unplug, Stay Human, Be Perceptive

Sean Eno, creative director at Chimney NY, talks about being a design and animation outsider and why that spurred him on even more As the dad of two ‘dynamic’ daughters, Chimney NY’s creative director Sean Eno compares fatherhood to work-hood, highlighting the skills of patient listening, conflict resolution and logistic management as important tenets of... View Article

Creativity is the New King

'Big Data’  is taking a step back facing the increased importance of Creativity—the new capital C. Creativity is making a comeback. We're seeing proof everywhere. In recent years, media buying has been optimised like never before. But we are progressively hearing less about Big Data, and more about Big Brand—fueled by the magic of creativity. ... View Article

When cinema and color marry

The love and marriage between color and cinematography—you can’t have one without the other, can you? Well, in theory, you actually could. Wait a second, I’m a colorist. I can’t say that, can I? Okay, you’re right, it’s a bit of a set up. It’s certainly possible to have cinematography without color correction and color... View Article