Friday, Dec. 13, 2019

The year's Top Tracks finds the #1 slot filled by Dos Equis' "Hit Single," a loving tribute to timeless summer jams and ‘80s’ MTV Spring Break live performances as Beacon Street Studios brings its musical chops to bear in tandem with Bonnie Tyler’s 1982 hit single “Total Eclipse of the Heart,”...

Friday, Dec. 13, 2019

A Bud Light Super Bowl ad that delivers an unexpected twist as it morphs into a promo for the final season of HBO's Game of Thrones takes the #1 slot in SHOOT's best of the year Top Five VFX/Animation Chart. VFX studios were The Mill and Pixomondo.

Also in the Top Five...

Friday, Dec. 13, 2019

The very best of our The Best Work You May Never See gallery in 2019, as judged by SHOOT's staff, is topped by March For Our Lives' "Generation Lockdown" in which a major company seeks expert advice as to how to prepare for and deal with a workplace shooting. Sadly, the expert turns out...

Friday, Dec. 13, 2019

Topping SHOOT's picks for the year's Best Work is a branded feature documentary, 5B, which not only debuted at the Cannes Film Festival but went on the next month to win the Entertainment Grand Prix at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. 5B is a wonderful...

Friday, Dec. 14, 2018

The Best of SHOOT's The Best Work You May Never See gallery in 2018 includes a pair of entries from BBDO New York--Cure Alzheimer’s Fund’s “Daughter and Mother” which took the #1 slot, and Day One’s Sunshine short which came in at #4.

The other three top 5 finishers are...

Friday, Dec. 14, 2018

On the strength of Ad Council's Rising, Ntropic LA ascended to the #1 position in the Top Five VFX/Animation Chart for 2018. Right behind it is animation studio Lobo for Day One's Sunshine short. Finishing third is am ambitious Kia Super Bowl spot, followed by a "Famous Five"-...

Friday, Dec. 14, 2018

Bang Music scored the year's #1 entry in the Top Five Music Tracks Chart of 2018, with sound design from MackCut. The shops teamed on "Espresso-Wear" for Dunkin', which earned the year's best distinction in music and sound.

Also in the mix are AT&T's cinema mashup piece "Bus," a...

Friday, Dec. 14, 2018

With 2018 about to fully enter the proverbial rearview mirror, it’s time for reflection on varied fronts, including assessing what work was among the year’s most worthwhile creatively.

Determining any year’s “best” is a highly subjective proposition so SHOOT staffers looked to at...

Friday, Dec. 22, 2017

Here's the best visual effects and animation content that 2017 has to offer--as culled from the year's quarterly Top Ten VFX/Animation Charts. 

In the mix are a pair of Kia spots, including one from this year's Super Bowl, as well as an Absolut tour de force, a Honda "Dream Makers" piece...

Friday, Dec. 22, 2017

See and hear the best music and sound fare that 2017 has to offer, culled from the year's quarterly Top Ten Tracks Charts. Here are the top five offerings as selected by SHOOT's editors--with work for Porsche, University of Phoenix, Nat Geo's "Genius," Gatorade and Tile.

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