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Carol Cooper

Carol Cooper

Contributing Editor

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

19th Jan 2021 Work
Power to the poets

Power to the poets

Director Meji Alabi and George the Poet release a thought-provoking film analysing the recent Ugandan presidential election and the role of rap as way to reach the people.

19th Jan 2021 Work
Go with the Flow

Go with the Flow

Hyundai’s endearing spot repurposes Enya’s hit Orinocco Flow as an in-car tranquiliser for naughty nippers.

19th Jan 2021 Work
Ronaldo scores extra time

Ronaldo scores extra time

Garena Free Fire releases trailer for mobile game starring footballer Christiano Ronaldo as a time-traveller with attitude.

18th Jan 2021 Work
Mailchimp's labours of love

Mailchimp's labours of love

Mailchimp Presents hosts a sextet of animated films for publisher It’s Nice That celebrating the hard work and drive of plucky small business owners.

18th Jan 2021 Work
Gallant comes back for more

Gallant comes back for more

R&B singer Gallant once again chooses Bennett Johnson to helm the music video for his newest track Comeback.

15th Jan 2021 Work
Feasts for the eyes

Feasts for the eyes

This art auction initiative, cooked up for meal delivery giant Door Dash, saw works of art paid for by food orders and evolved into a heart-warming campaign that nourished the whole community.

15th Jan 2021 Work
The purrfect murder

The purrfect murder

Waggel pet insurance releases a Psycho-inspired spot starring a doggy-cidal cat with its claws out.

15th Jan 2021 Work
The march of time

The march of time

Osbert Parker’s multimedia, multi-layered film for the Migration Museum traces more than 400 years of emigration from Britain.

13th Jan 2021 Work
Bosch recycles rapping Shawn

Bosch recycles rapping Shawn

The German appliance brand promotes its sustainability cred with new take on the #LikeABosch campaign from Jung von Matt/Next Alster.

12th Jan 2021 Work
When life gives you lemons…

When life gives you lemons…

...make sneakers. Fashion brand Overkill teams up with Nike on the re-release of the beloved Lemonade Air Max 1.

11th Jan 2021 Work
The pain of glass

The pain of glass

Filmmaker Matt Ogens and Justin Polk's Invisible Collective release a thought-provoking short exploring what we witnessed in the past tumultuous year.

11th Jan 2021 Work
The United States of Australia

The United States of Australia

Australian Lamb’s new season campaign is hot off the barbie and offers the usual comedy chops.

Carol Cooper

Carol Cooper
Contributing 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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