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Mark Johnson

Passionate web designer and art lover.

Top Deejay Headphones

Many years ago, I worked for my parents who own a video production company. Because it is a family business, you inevitably end up wearing many hats and being the czar of many different jobs. I…


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Trust in your intuitions

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people. Talking to randos is the norm. I’ll never forget the conversation with the aquarium fisherman, forest ranger,…


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Awwwards best websites

I was recently quoted as saying, “I don’t give a shit” if Instagram has more users than Twitter. If you read the article you’ll note there’s a big “if” before my not giving of said shit. Numbers are…


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Top Deejay Headphones

Many years ago, I worked for my parents who own a video production company. Because it is…


Trust in your intuitions

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people.…


Working from your home?

Just the other day I happened to wake up early. That is unusual for an engineering…


Real time design tools

Just the other day I happened to wake up early. That is unusual for an engineering…


Some amazing buildings

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people.…


A day alone at the sea

Just the other day I happened to wake up early. That is unusual for an engineering student. After a long time I could witness the sunrise. I could feel the sun…


Sounds from the streets

Last year I wrote about why booking too far in advance can be dangerous for your…


The new brand identity

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people.…


You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.

Albert Einstein

Learn the rules first

I was recently quoted as saying, “I don’t give a shit” if Instagram has more users than…


My tech travel setup

One of the easiest ways to improve travel photos is shooting in better light, and the…


Hey DJ play that song

Many years ago, I worked for my parents who own a video production company. Because it is…


Stumbled the concept

Last year I wrote about why booking too far in advance can be dangerous for your…


When you are alone

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people.…


Make it clean and simple

Just the other day I happened to wake up early. That is unusual for an engineering…


Inspired by clouds

Last year I wrote about why booking too far in advance can be dangerous for your…


Calm over the horizon

Many years ago, I worked for my parents who own a video production company. Because it is a family business, you inevitably end up wearing many hats and being…


Working from your home?

Just the other day I happened to wake up early. That is unusual for an engineering…


Hey DJ play that song

Many years ago, I worked for my parents who own a video production company. Because it is…


Time is passing by

Every selector has the potential to have unintended side effects by targeting unwanted…


Time is passing by

Every selector has the potential to have unintended side effects by targeting unwanted…


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Airbnb hunt for new creative agency

Airbnb has instigated a search for a new global creative agency as it embarks on a review…


US Creative Work of the Week

US Creative Work of the Week: Gildan says ‘don’t wear your dad’s underwear’ in ads…


Google and Facebook pull in one-fifth of global ad revenue

Google and Facebook attracted one-fifth of global ad spend across all media in 2016


Optimizing for impact, not viewability

By solely focusing on, or optimizing towards, viewability, we might be damaging our…