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Manuel Pérez Peña Fuses Interior and Production Design At Cutters
Manuel Pérez Peña Fuses Interior and Production Design At Cutters

Manuel Pérez Peña first started at Cutters Studios in Chicago as an assistant editor following his graduation 14 years ago from Columbia College. Today, he's ...

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Radar Studios Goes To The Super Bowl - Twice
Radar Studios Goes To The Super Bowl - Twice

Super Bowl viewers saw the premiere of not one, but two commercials produced by Radar Studios: McDonald's "Lovin' Pays," directed by Sam Macon for Leo ...

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Chicago Sound Designer Heads To Sundance
Chicago Sound Designer Heads To Sundance

Steven Aguilar is a sound designer/mixer at post audio facility Particle and its Latino sister, Onda. By day, he keeps clients like Kellogg’s, Allstate, Cheez-It, ...

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Behind the 2014 AICP Sponsor Reel
Behind the 2014 AICP Sponsor Reel

For the story behind the explosive AICP Sponsor reel that was unveiled last week at the 2014 AICP Show Chicago we went straight to the ...

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Odd Machine Tops at Ad Community Shorts Night
Odd Machine Tops at Ad Community Shorts Night

Seth Henrikson and Alec Pinkston's documentary short THE SCUMBAG BARBERS OF ROTTERDAM (pictured here) was the jury pick at this year's sixth annual Advertising Community ...

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DRIFTING Marries Sound Design, Animation For Awards
DRIFTING Marries Sound Design, Animation For Awards

Joel Benjamin started the animation project that became DRIFTING because he couldn't sleep. The animated short has gone on to nab a silver plaque in ...

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AICE Issues Statement On In-House Post
AICE Issues Statement On In-House Post

The Association of Independent Creative Editors (AICE) has decided to shine a spotlight on in-house post production at agencies and contend that, while it's touted ...

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DGA To Close Chicago Office
DGA To Close Chicago Office

The Directors Guild of America (DGA) has decided to close its Chicago office, according to a message sent by the organization’s president, Paris Barclay, to ...

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