Design

Jetpack Media helps land $250,000 in funding for Clandestine Anomaly

Posted by on July 23, 2012 at 3:57 pm

For the past few months, Jetpack Media has been working with ZenFri Inc., a creative company headed by Corey King. Corey came up with the idea of an epic sci-fi adventure game for mobile devices that uses augmented reality and GPS. He also assembled a team of programmers and artists from across Canada. Jetpack Media […]

Advertising Manitoba in the 1950s

Posted by on December 13, 2010 at 12:13 pm

Travel Manitoba’s current ad campaign is based on the negative prefix “Un-” (UNforgettable, UNearthed, UNleashed, UNreal, UNPlugged, UNrivalled) Every year  Travel Manitoba puts out a magazine, which hasn’t been altered much in the last years. There are a lot of pictures of people’s backs, because they haven’t secured the rights or permission to people’s faces. […]

“The Pugilist” Keyboard

Posted by on June 21, 2010 at 3:43 pm

I’ve come up with an idea for a giant computer keyboard that users would operate by punching the keys as if they were boxing. The idea is to have a keyboard that only uses large muscle movements, instead of the small muscle movements characteristic of keyboards and mice. It would be used almost exclusively for […]

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 […]