The idea is good, but the execution is crap.
Posted by:Douglas on November 25, 2006 9:11 PM
Very nice -- well done. I'm normally an advocate for autoplay but I don't know that an autoplay is needed here. Seeing HIV so strong and stark on screen is quite powerful in its own right. But I'm interested to know what you think is "crap" about this Dougie? How could you have made it better?
Posted by:Scott on November 27, 2006 1:02 PM
I think the animation could have been smoother, but I like this. Effective. Noticeable.
Posted by:Rob on November 28, 2006 2:19 AM
Agree with Scott about the power of HIV being stark, but it doesn't encourage rollover in any way. It also takes quite a while of playing before the africa part (or, for that matter, the final message) comes in. With so many ads still non-interactive, I think an autoplay should still be available.
Posted by:Chris on November 28, 2006 3:11 AM
Posted by:tconn on December 1, 2006 7:30 AM
I liked the simplicity of it all. Nice idea.
Posted by:Alex on December 4, 2006 11:04 PM
The message comes late......
Posted by:Kedar on December 8, 2006 6:39 PM
If i didnt know there was a message at the end i wouldnt have carried on scrolling over...you need to get the message hitting quicker, otherwise its useless. But i totally love the idea...Maybe a better way would have been to have it user activated then have it switch to autoplay and speed up.
Posted by: on December 11, 2006 12:32 AM