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Spongee: Checks Lies & Videotape – The Director’s Cut

Posted by on August 30, 2011 at 2:48 pm

A cult favourite documentary about the cult favourite sport of sponge hockey, played by 10,000 obsessed fans in -30C weather in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. It tells the story of the sport and a man, who, after the humiliation of being traded for a bag of pucks, suspects that he may have lost a championship because […]

The Jinx

Posted by on August 16, 2011 at 12:43 pm

August 16, 2011 WINNIPEG, CANADA – Manitoba writer Dougald Lamont is hoping his first book, The Jinx, will be a hit with young readers of ebooks around the world. It’s the story of Stephen Grayson, a 13-year old whose run of bad luck gets so bad he worries he is endangering his family. Fearing he […]

Highlands of Durham Games 2011

Posted by on May 24, 2011 at 8:45 pm

  The Highlands of Durham Games is in its 16th year in Elgin, Uxbridge, Ontario. Jetpack Media is providing marketing support – including direct e-mail, online sales, building the website, managing Facebook and social media updates, and most recently creating this ad. Highlands of Durham Games Ad 2011  

You are Here

Posted by on April 23, 2011 at 8:56 am

Nice piece on a viral video campaign Jetpack Media created for Destination Winnipeg. http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/arts-and-life/entertainment/TV/you-are-here-120533574.html “When I was a kid, we used to visit my grandparents in England, and I remember seeing The 39 Steps on TV in the middle of the day,” says Dougald Lamont, owner of Winnipeg-based Jetpack Media and creator of the clip-compilation […]

Jetpack Media

Posted by on January 5, 2011 at 3:59 pm

Jetpack Media provides design services for print, web, video production, strategic communications and public relations. We provide the highest quality work, and know what it means to hit a deadline – whether it’s for writing and editing a print document, launching a website, producing a web video, developing a communications plan or writing a press […]

Panoramic Photos

Posted by on December 30, 2010 at 9:33 pm

Jetpack Media can create 360 degree panoramas for your business as well, for print, video or web. They are particularly useful when you want to give potential customers a chance to immerse themselves in a space – whether you are renting or selling.

Highlands of Durham Games

Posted by on June 5, 2010 at 7:25 pm

The Highlands of Durham Games is an annual festival held the last weekend of July in Elgin Park, Uxbridge, Ontario. It is in its fifteenth year. It is a not-for-profit event, with proceeds going to charity. For several years, Jetpack Media has provided web and marketing services, including: Designing and redesigning the website, Setting the […]

Fire Flower

Posted by on June 5, 2010 at 12:12 pm

There are few things nicer than sitting around a campfire, watching the sparks rise into the sky and staring into the incandescent red and yellow heart of the fire. There are two things that can take away from it – a breeze, and the fact that while your front may be toasty warm, your back […]

Dragon Teeter-Totter

Posted by on June 5, 2010 at 11:02 am

Above: an Autodesk Mudbox 3d rendering of the Dragon’s Head. Seen above: exploded view The Dragon Teeter Totter is a combination of a ride for kids (or adults), a puppet and a dynamic sculpture. As the riders tip themselves back and forth, the dragon will flex and bend its neck and tail and flap its […]

Pop Diva – A Movie Musical

Posted by on June 5, 2010 at 11:01 am

Pop Diva is a movie musical I have written. Lots of people I know hate musicals.This isn’t High School Musical or Hannah Montana. It’s not Les Miz or Broadway. People don’t bust out singing and dancing in the street. It’s more like Purple Rain, in that the music is there because people are really playing […]