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Gabriel Beltrone

Harrowing Ad About Kids in War Puts a Girl at the Center of a First-Person Shooter

Anyone who's ever played a war-themed video game like Call of Duty has effectively imagined what it might be like to be a soldier. But it's far less common for…

Don't Get Too Excited About the Steamy Curves in Carl's Jr.'s 'Natural Beauties' Ad

If you were looking forward to drooling over whatever hot, near-naked model would grace Carl's Jr.'s notoriously lascivious advertising next, you're in for a disappointment. In a new 30-second commercial, the…

Ad of the Day: Cable Companies Are Playground Bullies in Hilarious Ads for Sling TV

Too real for comfort

Everyone knows cable companies can be total bullies, but pointing it out can still make for some pretty funny ads. SlingTV, the small-bundle Internet TV offering from Dish, is out with…

New York Lottery Posts Fliers in Last-Ditch Search for Winner of Unclaimed $7 Million

The popular knock against the lottery is that you can play it, but you're an idiot if you do, because nobody ever wins. But a new campaign for the New…

Forever 21 Unveils a Giant, Crazy Machine That Re-creates Your Instagram Photos in Thread

If you want to see your next selfie brought to life as a real-time mosaic of moving thread, Forever 21 and Breakfast are happy to help—and the results are pretty…

This Creative Director's Clever 'Combophotos' Are Awesomely Off-Kilter

If you like neat visual tricks, here's a set particularly worth checking out. "Combophotos" is a project featuring clever pairs of pictures spliced into single images, playing with scale—and often food—in…

Painfully Funny Airbnb Parody Reminds You Who'll Really Be Staying in Your House

Airbnb's existential-crisis ad with the waddling baby didn't lend itself to being taken all that seriously in the first place. Now, a parody is helping it along the path to…

Congrats, Omaha, You Now Have the Country's Most Disgusting Billboards

A graphic sexual health campaign aims to combat rising STD rates in Omaha, Neb., by grossing out young people with giant flesh-and-pus letters that deliver off-putting puns. Billboards and bus posters…

10 Commercial Directors Making Today's Coolest, Strangest and Loveliest Ads

The ad world's auteurs

You have the idea. Now, you need to execute it. As part of Adweek's Creative 100, we've picked 10 commercial directors who are at their top of game in the…

The Maytag Man Is a Precision Clone in This Goofy, Patriotic New Ad

Maytag doesn't just make washing machines in the U.S. It makes people. Lots and lots of very zen Maytag Men, to be precise. A new ad from agency DigitasLBi shows the…

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