Rachael Steven

Rachael is Senior Writer at Creative Review

The wonderful world of PES

As his latest ad for Honda is released, we speak to director PES about his creative process, balancing commercials and personal work and the importance of being succinct

How to launch a small business on Instagram

Instagrammers @geo_fleur and @hopeinthewoods have turned side projects into successful ventures through posting their products on Instagram. We spoke to the pair about launching a new venture on the platform, and asked Instagram’s head of small and medium business for some tips and advice on promoting a business through the site

What the class of D&AD’s New Blood Shift did next

Last year, D&AD and Leo Burnett launched New Blood Shift: a free 12-week night school for aspiring creatives without a degree. With the course now complete, we caught up with the class of 2016 to find out what they have learned – and whether Shift has prepared them for agency life

Monotype, Google and MIT AgeLab team up to research how we read at a glance

The way we read has changed dramatically in the past few decades. Our default method is no longer to read ink on paper but digital type on screens of all sizes – from handheld phones and tablets to large-scale billboards. Most of us now consume information at a glance: a brief look at a text […]

Mozilla reveals new branding following open design process

Internet advocacy and software group Mozilla has revealed its new logo and brand assets – including a bespoke typeface, colour palette and proposed approach to imagery – following a seven-month “open design” process documented on its blog