A snapshot of a varied body of work with diverse selection of clients.
Crop Swap LA™
In 2019, a small neighborhood crop swap in West Adams had an audience of less than 200, lots of big heart, but no visual identity. Today, Crop Swap LA is recognized not only through Los Angeles, but has garnered media attention all over the globe.
Project Duration : 4 years
Work Scope: Branding Identity, Marketing + Business Strategy, Social Media, Merchandising, Web Design, Video Editing, Video Production
Carlos Campos Fashion Film
In 2007, Samantha Marie was commissioned to create a film to open the Carlos Campos Menswear 08 show, it was the first time a film was used to open a Mercedes Benz Fashion Week show in NYC. American Express wanted to use it as a commercial for the Latin America market and today a film opener has become the norm for fashion shows.
Format: Super 8mm
Work Scope : Film Production, Direction, Editing
Enrico Marone Cinzano
The fashion designer, Italian nobleman, and sustainable architect Enrico Marone Cinzano commissioned SMLA Media to create a short film about "sustainability."
The Brief: "SMLA Media has full creative control, just make it sexy and use the Enrico Marone Cinzano brand font."
Project Duration: This would be the 1st of 3 collaborations.
Work Scope: Storytelling, Video Editing, Motion Graphics
adidas + Crop Swap LA™
In 2022 Crop Swap LA™'s founder, Jamiah Hargins, was honored by adidas in their Honoring Black Excellence initiative, and a Community Architect for the adidas + Black Ambition program.
Project Duration: 2 years +
Work Scope: Storytelling, Brand Identity, Fashion Design, Visual Identity