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The Great Oil Leak Poster Project

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2 Days

Dimensions (Width × Height × Depth)

18 in × 24 in

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Paper Stock

French Paper, Pop Tone Sno Cone, 100 lb Cover

Number of Colors

2 Spot





In his entry for the The Great Oil Leak Poster Project Jude Landry — who on Friday showed us his initial caps abilities — went with a great metaphor for the BP disaster: a black, oily, mean-looking octopus that has grabbed a hold of those poor states. If you ask me, graphic design could use from more octopus metaphors. And from more designers doing their own damn posters!

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The Great Oil Leak Poster Project Entry by Jude Landry


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This post was published in the original layout of FPO so all images are smaller. Project descriptions as well as production lessons are quoted in the main content area.

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Armin Vit

Editor of FPO and co-founder of UnderConsideration LLC.

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July 13, 2010


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