5 Most Important Principles of Good Design

Phil Cooke just asked Chris Perry, the Art Director for numerous major companies, as well as Hillsong in Australia, and many Cooke Pictures clients, for some tips on good design. Below are the highlights. Click HERE for the full article.

  1. Clear communication.
  2. Application of standard artistic visual principles.
  3. Use good quality images — both photographs and footage.
  4. Establish a hierarchy of information.
  5. Consistency.


Looking for a job in religious media, or know someone who is? Check out the NEW employment area at PhilCooke.com. They’ll keep you updated on media and production positions at major churches, ministries, networks, and other non-profit media organizations.


Igniter Thanksgiving Collection

WorshipHouse just changed their monthly House Collection to a Thanksgiving-themed one from Igniter Media Group. Igniter always does quality work, so besides the price being right ($25), this collection is solid – from a very funny video that we all can relate to, to a cool countdown, to loops and stills – this collection has it all.

SermonVideos.com Christmas header

My friends at SermonVideos.com are discounting their Christmas stuff through the end of this month. TIL THE END OF OCTOBER, GET THEIR 2005 CHRISTMAS PAK FOR ONLY $24.99. SAVE $15.00 OFF THE REGULAR PRICE. This is a collection that I really pumped up last year and would encourage you to purchase if you don’t already have it. This Pak includes 1 Video Illustration, 2 Countdowns and 10 Looping Motion Backgrounds. NOTE: To get this price, upon checkout, you must use the coupon code: christmas

Also, you may want to check out my weekly column on Monday Morning Insights. This week’s is on Christmas!

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