Best Apple Video Ad Finals

Discussion in '3,000,000 Post Contest' started by Doctor Q, Nov 5, 2006.

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Which is the Best Apple Video Ad?

  1. [url=http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest200611/kingsly.html]Best Of[/url] (by Kingsly)

    92 vote(s)
    35.8%
  2. [url=http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest200611/decksnap.html]Break Down, Baby[/url] (by decksnap)

    33 vote(s)
    12.8%
  3. [url=http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest200611/spicyapple1.html]generations[/url] (by spicyapple)

    92 vote(s)
    35.8%
  4. [url=http://images.macrumors.com/im/contest200611/dpaanlka.html]Boring Business Presentations[/url]

    39 vote(s)
    15.2%
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    Doctor Q

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    #1
    This is the final round of the 3,000,000 Post Apple Advertisement Contest "Best Apple Video Ad" competition.

    Vote for your favorite!

    This poll will be open through the end of Wednesday November 8, closing at midnight EST.

    The winner will receive two prizes...
    1. bragging rights

    2. a special symbol that will appear below their user title next to all of their posts
    ...plus the admiration of thousands and a featured spot in our contest gallery, to be posted after the contest ends.
     
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    roland.g

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    definitely a harder choice than the print ads. Had to go with the best of in the end because of the outside the screen work as well as the windows etc. on screen stuff. But the on-screen work in break down, baby using expose was really well done, hats off. Just needed a better complete picture there too. Like I said all 4 were great ads.
     
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    Great job all, and a tough choice...


     
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    liketom

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    2 that i love 1 that got my vote

    but all very well done :cool:
     
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    Anyone knows what song is played in Boring Business Presentations Ad? :cool:. I voted for it too, I thought it was fast and straight to the point.
     
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    dpaanlka

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    I voted for it to! The song is "Galvanize" by The Chemical Brothers.
     
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    Compile 'em all

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    That was fast. Thanks :)
     
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    I really enjoyed the fast pace of "Boring Business Presentations" and the song really topped it off.
     
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    wow, loved 'em all. I'm really impressed with our video people. no offense to anyone, but these were all way more professional than the print ads. I'm gonna have to vote for decksnap's simply because it was so creative. Kingsly, spicyapple, and dpaalka, yours were also really amazing. Way to go everyone!
     
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    Good job everyone, and good luck! :)
     
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    loved the beck song
     
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    I'm surprised boring busniess presentations is tied for last. I liked it the most.
     
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    Anyone know what the Song in "Best of" is?


    Never Mind-Saw some one talked about Beck, searched on iTunes,and found it!
     
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    MrSmith

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    They all make we wish I could create something like that. Generations gets my vote. It's just...beautiful. Can anyone tell me what the music is?

    Two questions and I hope I'm not going to sound too stupid:

    How do you get a moving background behind a photo (the two girls sitting on the wall)?

    How do you do the moving clouds?
     
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    Kingsly

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    In case anyone else wants the soundtrack to Best Of, I am providing it free of charge. :cool: ;)

    Thanks everyone who voted for me, and good luck to the other contestants! :)
     
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    I also voted for your video:) I loved the song, and the guitar smash bit at the end was great.... very well thought-out, and it made me laugh!
     
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    generations... wow, that's the most beautiful thing I've seen in a while.



    irmongoose
     
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    dmw007

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    Your welcome Kingsly. :) :cool:




    P.S.- I expect my check in the mail.... ;) :D
     
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    I thought these were really well done. Much better than the print ads (don't worry, I liked those too!). If I saw Generations actually come on TV, I don't think I'd question that it was an Apple ad, and I really liked it too. That got my vote, but they were all excellent.
     
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    Koodauw

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    I was torn between the last two, but went with generations just because it was a better Apple ad, (iPod + iTunes) than the ad for just Keynote. I really liked them both though.
     
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    monke

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    I think part of it has to do with the 'humour' factor. Most of the video ads submitted were made Apple-like and could be somewhat mistaken for an actual Apple ad, just like the contest details stated. When voting started people voted for the most Apple like ad here, while for the print ad's they voted for the one the liked the most, for example ozontheroad's submission labelled Davinci. I'll admit the ad is funny and has a good idea behind it, but I could never see it as an actual Apple ad. :)
     
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    Wow, they're all great! Nice work everyone!!
     
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    I really liked all of them - great job everyone! But since I could only vote for one, I chose generations.
     
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    bigandy

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    Transparency (layers) in photoshop, and Motion, I assume...
     
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    Shotglass

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    Those were awesome. But I can't decide...
     

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