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Carol Cooper

Carol Cooper

Features Editor

Carol has been writing for shots for over 11 years and, in the role of Features Editor, adds to her workload of articles and profiles with regular Work postings.

27th Jan 2023 Work
P!NK’s picturesque plunge

P!NK’s picturesque plunge

Georgia Hudson directs a cinematic promo for the title track of Trustfall, US singer P!NK’s upcoming ninth studio album.

27th Jan 2023 Work
Spa promotes a dose of nothing

Spa promotes a dose of nothing

The Belgian water brand advocates the health benefits of taking a completely empty pill several times a day.

26th Jan 2023 Work
We Are Warriors shares the burning truth

We Are Warriors shares the burning truth

The First Nations social enterprise group We Are Warriors in collaboration with RG/A Australia, launches Through the Fire, a stirring film aiming to empower Australia’s indigenous youth.

26th Jan 2023 Work
A touch of celebrity cephalopod surrealism in the night

A touch of celebrity cephalopod surrealism in the night

Lisa Paclet directs the world’s first AI-generated film to visualise Liz Taylor’s travels with an octopus.

25th Jan 2023 Work
Aegean Airlines sends in the clouds

Aegean Airlines sends in the clouds

The Greek flight company launches its new hub for young travellers with a jaunty spot depicting young folk clowning around amid unusual meteorological entities.

25th Jan 2023 Work
Aman’s sounds of satisfaction

Aman’s sounds of satisfaction

The luxury hotel group’s sensual film for their newly launched New York City residence is a calming auditory journey.

24th Jan 2023 Work
Caught off guard with Gutfried

Caught off guard with Gutfried

The meat products manufacturer releases an exuberantly daft ad featuring a dancing supermarket security guard and an ursine imposter.

24th Jan 2023 Work
BMW’s precious horse power

BMW’s precious horse power

The auto brand's amusing Chinese New Year campaign, Translating Joy, celebrates the hilarity of AI translation fails.

23rd Jan 2023 Work
Lipton’s colourful cuppa

Lipton’s colourful cuppa

LOLA MullenLowe Madrid brews up a vibrant spot for the tea brand.

20th Jan 2023 Work
Do androids dream of electric birds?

Do androids dream of electric birds?

The new BMW 7 spot takes a Bladerunner-esque flight of fancy with mechanical avian symbols of a sustainable auto industry.

20th Jan 2023 Work
The fruity fumblings of Desfruta

The fruity fumblings of Desfruta

Brazilian director Aline Lata has created a sultry promo for the track Desfruta by Alice Caymmi and Rachel Reis.

19th Jan 2023 Work
The Weeknd’s watery wonderment

The Weeknd’s watery wonderment

Abel Makkonen Tesfaye (aka The Weeknd)’s track from the new Avatar film soundtrack gets an eye-poppingly gorgeous promo.

Carol Cooper

Carol Cooper
Features Editor

For 11 storm-tossed years now, Carol’s been lurking in the hold of the great ship shots, churning out in-depth features, country profiles and interviews with such heroes as Frank Budgen and David Droga.

Variously known as shots’ sub-editor, contributing editor and ma’am, Carol helps produce shots magazine, curates and posts loveliness to shots.net, generally swabs the decks and has been known spend up to 12 hours tussling with one single marine metaphor.

Prior to, and alongside, shots, she has worked for a staggering variety of consumer titles, writing stuff ranging from e-sports analysis for Broadcast, to saucy nonsense for Nuts. 

Carol is also a playwright and loves shots more than words can wield the matter.

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