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Ever wondered what fills the world’s most creative minds?
Feed your inspiration with our regular columns.

On My Radar: Mark and Spencer
22nd Nov

OnMyRadar:MarkandSpencer

Curfew directing duo Mark Smith [right] and Spencer Dennis [left] talk cameras, crosswords and a career-inspiring DVD series, as they reveal what's on their creative radar.

14th Nov
Zia Mandviwalla: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Zia Mandviwalla: A Few Of My Favourite Things

In her own words, FINCH's Zia Mandviwalla explains how a lifetime of people-watching has led her to a workplace full of memories, diaries and a little bit of everything.

8th Nov
On My Radar: John Dinneen

On My Radar: John Dinneen

Ogilvy UK creative John Dinneen on the movies, music and culture that's showing up on his creative radar.

3rd Nov
Playlist: Greg Gibson

Playlist: Greg Gibson

We spoke with Grizzly Chief Creative Officer and Partner Greg Gibson about innovation within the promo industry, playing sold out shows and nerding out on Spike Jonze videos.

1st Nov
On My Radar: Thom Kerr

On My Radar: Thom Kerr

UnderWonder director Thom Kerr explains his fascination with vintage cameras and his early obsession with music videos, as he reveals what's on his radar.

31st Oct
Sam Ciaramitaro: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Sam Ciaramitaro: A Few Of My Favourite Things

The Rodeo Show director talks us through the memorabilia, mementoes and motivational tomes that keep his creativity fresh.

25th Oct
On My Radar: Sasha Rainbow

On My Radar: Sasha Rainbow

Academy director Sasha Rainbow talks new tech and old films as she reveals what's on her creative radar.

Around the world

On Location is a column that gives a boots-on-the-ground look at some amazing cities, brought to you by local production experts.

20th Oct
Playlist: Arianna Tomasettig

Playlist: Arianna Tomasettig

We spoke with Final Cut editor Arianna Tomasettig about her top 10 music videos, how the promo industry is changing, and selling her musical instruments to fly to America.

11th Oct
On My Radar: Jim Rubino

On My Radar: Jim Rubino

BANDIT Senior Editor/Producer Jim Rubino takes on a quick tour of his likes and loves as he reveals what's on his creative radar.

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6th Oct
Playlist: Danny Herman

Playlist: Danny Herman

We chat with Friend Executive Producer Danny Herman about MTV scuzz era, Dubstar video cameos and hating on airpods...

4th Oct
On My Radar: Mark Pinheiro

On My Radar: Mark Pinheiro

Mark Pinheiro, Visual Effects Supervisor at Absolute London, gives some love to a TV show that often attracts derisions, a football tournament that welcomed back the world, and a piece of tech that helps with 'Wacom shoulder'.

27th Sep
On My Radar: Lisa Rubisch

On My Radar: Lisa Rubisch

Park Pictures director Lisa Rubisch on ASMR's power to help her relax, how films that 'take a chance' are her favourites, and why her detractors and doubters are the people she'd most like to thank.