Promote Your Attorney Profile on Law.net - Get Found / Earn More!
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Stent Implanted Into Heart
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Stent Implanted Into Heart
Ferguson Aflame after Grand Jury Announcement
Ferguson Aflame after Grand Jury Announcement
University of Virginia in Uproar in Response to Rolling Stone Rape Article
University of Virginia in Uproar in Response to Rolling Stone Rape Art...
Top 10 Most Expensive Colleges
Top 10 Most Expensive Colleges
Legal Job Listings

LG Advertises Their New IPS Screen by Pranking Elevator Riders to Think They are Dying

With a market saturated with every kind of commercial possible, businesses must hire creative people to make an ad with a difference. LG decided to prank innocent people (or actors pretending to be innocent people), to fool them into thinking they were about to die.

“So real it’s scary,” is the name of their ad, and it is designed to show-off their IPS displays. The commercial (see below) demonstrates how they made a faux-tile floor that was actually nine IPS screens. When the people get on the elevator and push for their floor, the sound effects go off and the seemingly safe tiles fall away, inspiring the hapless riders to leap for the rails and try to stand at the edge of the elevator.

Its an amusing stunt, but as usual, the commercial demonstrates the ingenuity of the commercial designers, not the product, because I imagine any of us would jump for the railing even if low quality tiles seemed to disappear from under our feet.

The new screens are supposed to give users “consistency and less changes in color temperatures,” with screens that “offer a color impression identical to that of the original image.”

Get JD Journal in Your Mail
Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




Perhaps their next commercial will set up a fake window made of LG screens and have a video taped man shoot a gun at them — “so real it’s scary.”

LG Advertises Their New IPS Screen by Pranking Elevator Riders to Think They are Dying by

Tagged: , ,

Daniel June Posted by on October 22, 2012. Filed under Breaking News,Tech & Science News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

 

 

Job of the Day
Coding, Compliance and Audit Officer
USA-NY-New Rochelle

ROLE SUMMARY/PURPOSE: Primarily responsible for creating, implementing and maintaining the audit and compliance strategy for Somnia and its managed practices (together “Company”). Provi...

Related Posts: