Between the months of November and April, Darwin enters its 'tropical summer' phase. To celebrate the unique natural phenomenon and drive tourism during the shoulder season, the NT government commissioned internationally-renowned artist Bruce Munro to install a series of light sculptures around around the city.
Many of our clients sit in marketing teams tasked with creating content that’ll increase engagement, brand awareness or sell a new product. Jumbla’s UK Head of Production Laura Breaden went to the Festival of Marketing (FoM) to hear industry insiders’ predictions around upcoming trends in marketing, to find out what’s working - and more importantly, what isn’t. Here’s her cheatsheet from the day.
Life as a salesman was antithetical to the career Cornel Swoboda appeared destined to pursue. Yet there he was, another fresh-faced 20 year old donning a suit and tie to work a generic job while questioning his place in the world. It was a far cry from his childhood dreams of bringing science fiction worlds to life with pen and paper. Yet it aligned with the ‘German way of doing things’, the approach of playing it safe and sticking with the first job you land for the rest of your career.
In early October, game audio composers, studios and devs gathered at the Arcade - Melbourne’s collaborative workspace for game developers - to discuss creating sonic landscapes and ‘breaking in’ to the industry. Jumbla’s in-house composer and sound designer, Sean Crowley, went along. Here’s what he found out.