Vintage Stuff

We have had the privilege to work on some interesting, challenging and high profile projects Here you’ll find vintage stuff we would like to share with you and the world!

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Aldi “Shop Smart”

We were allowed to produce the very first TV campaign German born Aldi aired in the US. It proved that TV was better than circulars for bringing the Aldi story alive. Even though we didn’t …

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Bank One – The Living Logo

In pre-drone days, you needed a helicopter and a really talented pilot to pull off this shot….yes, it was one take for a :30 sec commercial…NO SPECIAL EFFECTS..all real! (I promise) – Another effort to …

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A White Castle Burger Ballad

Another vintage spot from legendary local Ad Man Jack Haunty. He knew how to romance pizza AND burgers and we produced with him some of our best work! If you haven’t eaten a “slider”, I …

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Donatos – 100% Taste

The vintage spot was created by legendary Ad-Man (and Mad-Man) Jack Haunty. We were just proud to help!

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Ashland – “Come on Home”

As you watch this 60 second TV spot, think about this..it was filmed BEFORE there were drones. Yes, a real helicopter was used and at that time, filming from a “chopper” was complicated and expensive. …

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Saturday Afternoon Fever

From the “way back” machine..but it still feels fresh and relevant. Produced by legendary Columbus Ad-Man Jack Haunty with music by the arranger of “Hang-On Sloopy”, John Tatgenhorst…this video, shot over the course of the …

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The Sofa Potato

When does a couch potato become a sofa potato? With a costume, of course. Some might say this is a “one trick pony” concept, but it was memorable and had legs, at least on-line where …

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Another from the “way back machine”

Although I don’t think this will every make “Peabody’s Improbable History”..it is fun to watch..and since I still live in Bexley and know almost everyone in the video, many years later, you could say I’m …

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CCAD has always been close to our heart!

We produced this video in 1989 and have been involved, at one time or another, ever since. Like all great stories, there are threads and themes that are still relevant and fresh even after 25 …

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10 years and counting…

We are proud to be supporters and have used our creativity and technical expertise to support the Columbus Jewish Film Festival since it was founded 10 years ago.  It’s growth in popularity and acclaim continues unabated. Being …

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When it comes to political advertising, some things NEVER change.

We found this vintage political TV spot in our archives. It was made in 1995 and paid for by the state’s Republican party. The party also paid for the media buy, although I don’t know …

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You don’t need mind blowing special effects to create a memorable and award winning Super Bowl TV spot!

For those of you that remember dial-up internet access, you’ll hopefully get a good chuckle. This TV spot was created and run only once during the 1998 Super Bowl, like the famous Macintosh 1984 spot. …

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Another example of “less is more” when it comes to TV creative & production

I always marvel at how a simple idea and a clever creative approach can trump big production budgets, Do you agree?

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This young woman really puts Columbus in perspective

We produced this short piece as part of a larger multi-segment program about our home town for a developer that was trying to attract a business to locate in Columbus. The opening soundbite was part of a …

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