Freshman year of college I was a deaf studies major. The first few classes I took in the major I learned a lot about how quickly we damage our hearing; everything from the car stereo, to concerts, to ear buds from our ipod. So when I saw this print ad from the National Foundation for the Deaf, it really hit home with me.
Click here to see the full size image and zoom in on the details. Trust me it’s worth it. The artwork is incredible. (This was used in
I love when advertising can go beyond selling and creating brand loyalists to do good. It’s always a treat for me personally to see creativity being used to inform the public of vital information about our world, our health, society, etc. In this case the NFD commissioned some great work to help promote awareness about how every day things can damage our ears and what we need to do to save them.
This ad and others like the one HERE were created for National Foundation for the Deaf Awareness Week in New Zealand.