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25 music packaging designs that are true works of art

In the digital age, buying physical albums has become somewhat of a hobby. Instead of “to be able to hear the tracks” as the reason for buying them, they are now treated as merch. What makes them a good item to collect though, is the design that they have, both the packaging and the physical […]

Top 20 World Music Albums That You Should collect in Box Sets

World music get much attention but they do deserve much love and what’s a better way to show our appreciation for diversity that showcasing world music albums in awesome box sets. Boy, we just love box sets. They’re just on another level of “WOW” when it comes to music packaging.There are a lot of things […]

How FYC “For Your Consideration” DVD Kits Should Look Like

Over the years, we’ve done countless of FYC kits for award-winning movies and TV shows and we must say, that when it comes to “For Your Consideration” DVD kits, a little creativity goes a long way. If you want to add some pizazz to your FYC kit, here are some cool examples we’ve seen online: Of […]

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7 DVD Demo Reel Packaging You’d Be Proud to Give Away

You’ll never get a second chance to make a first impression that is why your demo reel should not only be really good, your DVD should be housed in a really attractive case, too. Who would want to watch your reel if your DVD packaging is boring? As a filmmaker, this is your number one […]

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Foil Wrap as an Awesome Add-on to Your CD Packaging

The foil pack may seem like it’s something that only goes well with a box of cereal or a bag of chips. However,take a look at how foil packs are used as CD packaging. Awesome or what? Audible Visions Foil CD Packaging The foil bubble wrap not only gives this album a bit of sleek, industrial look, it […]

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Beautifully Foil Stamped CD & DVD Cases

Foil stamping is a specialty printing process that uses heat, pressure, metal dies and foil film.  A foil stamped CD/DVD packaging will shine and pop from afar, but use it sparingly, a little goes a long way. Here are some of the most beautiful foil stamped CD and DVD packaging: AMOK- ATOMS FOR PEACE The […]

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10 DVD Box Sets With the Most Kickass Packaging

We all love good films but we usually just watch them in the cinemas and move on with our life unless they’re special editions packaged in really awesome DVD box sets that will impress even your grumpy father-in-law. If you’re a filmmaker, distributor, art director, graphic designer, your aim is to have this kind of reaction […]

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6 Practical Tips for Designing Album Artwork

If it’s your first time to release an album, chances are the album artwork is the last thing you think about that’s why it can be a total pain in the arse especially if you’re near your deadline. Do not underestimate how tedious making an album cover can be. It’s definitely not like submitting a […]