Cranes...Drones...55 ton machinery...photographing Schwartz Boiler of Cheboygan, MI was more fun than work!
News + stuff we find interesting
A top-notch school needs top-notch marketing materials.
Already looking forward to 2017? So are we! Catch a sneak peek of our calendars, hitting mailboxes this week.
We love when our clients integrate their social media pages with their websites and love it even more when they have good news to share with their audience.
Throwback to our 2014 holiday card. Getting your marketing ready for the holidays doesn't have to be like watching your beard grow.
Our team doesn't just design on paper or on the world wide web. We dream up designs for spaces too.
We love seeing our clients bring our logos to life in their own applications, like Vertigo, cutting out their logo in all of their product equipment.
Our clients hit tradeshows with a bite - much like their rebar product!
We love it when clients want to show off their branding on the roads. Check out the latest truck wrap we designed, or see if for yourself in Houston, TX!
A super happy Michigan Tech student sporting a tee featuring a logo we designed.
UP.net has fully adopted the logo our team designed, both inside their offices in the conference room and at each of their locations in the Upper Peninsula from Crystal Falls to Chassell.
We love dual purpose. GatorBar by Neuvokas Corp asked for hard hat stickers and repurposed them for employee phone case branding.
Rain was approaching over Lake Superior before dawn. This happened at sunrise. Good. Morning.
We love when our clients stop in for a visit. Lingling from the SEI-China office dropped in for a visit all the way from Shanghai.
Building our own sound panels for video and voiceover recording, we are delighted to find that they double as a gallery for our photos, welcoming clients to our studio.
Talk about efficiency. For yesterday's off-site video shoot, the Chevy Volt fit a complete video rig - lights, light stands, audio, audio stands, camera tripods, reflectors, gaffer gear, and an interview chair.
Think Big. Build Big. Dream Big. The Civil & Environmental Engineering Department at Michigan Tech wanted to inspire their students while in their halls. We think this campaign does the trick.
Our fearless leader, Matt, sporting his Destination Unstoppable shirt (based on the book cover) before tackling 6 miles, 600 feet of elevation and his own destination unstoppable.
We love when our clients bring in treats, even more special when they come with our faces.
While working on a website for Midwest Air Tech, Carl's wife sent up some fresh baked cookies for our team to enjoy.
Our design lead, Lauren, worked with Copper Country Recycling Initiative to develop this clean logo for CCRI, whose goal is to create a zero waste community. We are excited to see the impact in our community.
With the holiday season approaching, our team likes to fill our loved one's stockings with fresh, mountain-grown coffee that supports both the Haitian education system and helps combat homelessness among American veterans.
Umbra and penumbra. Bathed in soft light.
Saints Peter & Paul did all the heavy lifting (no really, they laid the trail), but our team is happy to have helped create signage to show the way.
Dollar Bay Bays decided to change their name back to the Dollar Bay Blue Bolts after beginning their design journey with our team. We couldn't be happier - with the logo or the fuzzy hats.
Branding isn't just something to show on your website and business cards. We helped GatorBar by Neuvokas Corp proudly display their brand promise.
Chris enjoys long bike rides on the beach, running up hill both ways, and swimming rain or shine - triathalon style. He is a Master Builder - from Legos to websites and houses, he's done it all. He's also our team model - you may have seen him in ads in the paper or client program brochures.
Conference rooms don't have to be boring. Take a cue from UP.net and display your branding proudly.
Our team worked on this fun design, look for it around town and go celebrate spring at the annual Houghton Elementary Spring Carnival!
Team comradery is important. We work hard, but we have fun together as a team too!
We love when clients use videos to explain their products, down to the very last detail.
Recording videos in an open space can result in sounds that echo. Our team works hard to ensure the video sound is the best possible, so we're adding sound panels to our studio.
We love playing "I Spy" around town and finding things our team has designed, like the PMMF Season Poster at a local coffee shop!
When offering a personal service, we think it's important for your audience to meet you, especially when they contract you to build their home, but like hundreds of miles away.
The ME-EM Department wanted to create a space for students to relax, catch up with friends, and enjoy their coffee before class. A place where visitors could see the research topics in the Department.