Latest Posts from Cameron Martin

A. M. Cassandre – Peignot

Cassandre was most well known as a poster artist, but he delved into many different areas of art, including the creation of typefaces. Many of his typefaces were widely used and impactful, with one of the more interesting types being Peignot, which he created in 1937. The type was commissioned by Deberny & Peignot. The…

A. M. Cassandre – Au Bucheron

One of the most important posters created by Cassandre was Au Bucheron, a poster created as an advertisement for a cabinet maker in 1923. The poster itself led to Cassandre‚Äôs later and widespread success and fame, winning him recognition and an iconic style. It is a depiction of a man chopping down a tree, not…

A. M. Cassandre

Cassandre sliced a path for designers, with his innovative combinations of modern techniques and his view of the environment being part of the design. Cassandre was an artist who delved into a little bit of everything: advertising through poster design, typefaces, stage and costume design, and even logo design. He set an example for designers…

The Adventures of Tintin

The Adventures of Tintin is a 2011 movie adaptation of a Belgian comic book series by the same name. The title credits could have gone the same route as several other comic book to movie adaptations, and embraced a comic style opening, but the movie decides to stand separate and focus on the story of…