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Happy Christmas Everybody


Many Hands. One County.

The rest of the country are starting to take notice, today’s coverage in the Irish Examiner. #ManyHandsOneCounty #ClubTyrone #theunbreakablebond

Many Hands. One County. The country is starting to take notice.

The rest of the country are starting to take notice Full TodayFM story Here #ManyHandsOneCounty #ClubTyrone #theunbreakablebond


Just spotted. Must buy. A work essential. Obviously.

What Now?

Oh to be alive in 2018 and see the promised land. Ladies and gentlemen may I introduce the Pot Noodle Easter Egg.

Making the Front Page

Thanks to the Creativepool team for selecting to showcase another piece of our work on the frontpage.

Feeling a little bit thirsty

Feeling a little bit thirsty https://www.facebook.com/IonDistillery/posts/1534298486619612

It’s a Gin Thing

Visiting friends @iondistillery @crossbill_highland_distilling #research#iondistillery

Research, Research, Research

Visiting friends @iondistillery@Glengoyne @crossbill_highland_distilling @clydesidewhisky #research#iondistillery

Vising Auntie

Today’s office is broadcastable #TheBeeb #BBCNorthernIreland

The Guardian unveils redesign across print and online

Yip, they’ve only gone and done it again. We’ll played to The Guardian. Click to Read more

The Happiness Scrapbook Goes Global

Well done (Nine874 alum) Mark Quinn. Great project, fantastic results. Take five minutes and have a wee read.


A little light reading today in Nine874 Towers #geraldscarfe #littlebrown #asgoodasitgets

Have a great one everyone.

Thanks to our clients, partners, suppliers and friends for your help and patience this year. Here’s to a great 2018.

Creativepool selects The Mission Control Communication’s iconic ‘Great Things Happen at the Table’ campaign as one its top featured pieces of work.

London/Belfast: The Mission Control Communications is back in the creative spotlight this week as Creativepool once again handpicks work created by the agency to be featured on its homepage.  

Just Sayin’

The Retail Industry Award for Digital Engagement @mcbridesSPAR

There’s a big head in the clouds

No need for the tongue being stuck out though. (Cookstown Line, just outside omagh)

Head In The Clouds

There’s a big head in the clouds. No need for the tongue being stuck out though. (Cookstown Line, just outside omagh)


We are delighted to tell you all that our partner McBride Retail Group just scooped the Digital Engagement Award at the Retail Industry Awards in London! Thank you to all our fans on Facebook and Twitter for following us and making this possible!

The Maguffin Project

Make ‘Merika Great Again. Making the World Safe Again. #Trump #ParisClimateDeal#TheMacGuffinProject.

Hangar Shoot

Shot a few months back in a huge hangar, got the opportunity to edit a few of the shots over the Christmas break.  

Queen’s University announce partnership with Pizza Hut Delivery

Queen’s University GAA Clubs have announced a major new partnership with the flourishing South Belfast Pizza Hut Delivery franchise. The partnership breaks new ground for Queen’s GAA as it incorporates a wide range of collective working streams as well as the traditional brand presence that these sponsorships entail. Queen’s GAA Development Officer Aidan O’Rourke commented, […]

Well, I got here the same way the coin did.

The MacGuffin Project.What business is it of yours where I’m from, friendo?

Miami Nice

This was a recent commissioned from the Mission who earlier this year were invited to partner with the Liberty Surety marketing team in Philadelphia to create a range of brand collateral for a host of national and transatlantic projects. We’ll it’s been a crazy few months and between us we’ve produced some amazing work, including this piece […]

You’re gonna need a bigger boat.

The MacGuffin Project. You’re gonna need a bigger boat.


Continuing our partnership with the National Association Of Head Teachers we again designed and provided collateral for for their Annual Conference. The conference involved debate, policy making, and delegates who were addressed by general secretary, incoming national president and guest speakers.

Heroes Will Rise

Heroes Will Rise. The Cause Endures, Sunday August 23 ‪#‎Fillthehill‬ ‪#‎tyroneforsam‬ (Another little push for Sunday, because i was asked)

Loving this…

Close down the web, this wins the internet. Ladies and gentlemen this is the greatest thing ever… Behold


Just a little something to make me smile. The coverage continues, Sunday August 23 ‪#‎Fillthehill‬ ‪#‎tyroneforsam

Premier Wines

Well played Premier Estates, well played… http://

The Bourne Identity

The MacGuffin Project. Everything I found out, I wanna forget.‪#‎thebourneidentity‬ ‪#‎mattdamon‬ ‪#‎dougliman‬

If you go down to the woods

A few from this weeks on off-camera flash session with Nigel Fleming near Benburb with another rising star, Lithuanian model Ruta Mineikyte. Great bunch of photographers including two from Nine874. Already looking forward to the next workshop.

Ladies & Gentlemen, Nine874



The MacGuffin Project. Be it a stone or a grain of sand, in water they both sink. ‪#‎oldboy‬‪#‎ParkChanWook‬

Now available on LinkedIn

Nine874,now available on LinkedIn

The Dark Knight

The MacGuffin Project. Some men just want to watch the world burn. ‪#‎darkknight‬ ‪#‎Joker‬‪#‎batmanart‬

The MacGuffin Project “Are you gonna bark all day little doggy, or are you gonna bite” ‪#‎reservoirdogs‬ ‪#‎tarantino‬ 11

For those who think the best shot are always got totally in camera.

Read more…Want to see what kind of work goes into turning a masterful photograph into an iconic print? Pablo Inirio, the master darkroom printer who works at Magnum Photos‘ New York headquarters, has personally worked on some of the cooperative’s best-known images. A number of his marked-up darkroom prints have appeared online, revealing the enormous […]

5 Graphic Design Tips Every Start-up Must Follow

Well when you put it like that. Pure and fast rules. Have a wee read…

Hey, you guys!

Welcome to the inaugural MacGuffin Project, with which I hope to create something that’ll make me smile once a week. Always open to suggestions… Man Of Sloth. Enjoy. Fehin

Happy B’day my old friend.

…and just because i like it. Happy B’day my old friend, 25 years young.http://

Rio 2016 Olympic Torch

Well this just keeps getting better and better. Ladies and gentlemen the Rio 2016 Olympic Torch.http://

Shaun of the Dead

F**K-A-DOODLE-DO! ‪#‎shaunofthedead‬ ‪#‎icecreamtrilogy‬ ‪#‎wrightfrostpegg‬‪#‎simonpegg‬

Google: The Phantom Update

While the much-ballyhooed “Mobilegeddon” update had content marketers running wild in the streets, Google’s latest update has a much more sinister flavor. It happened so quietly that it’s been dubbed the “Phantom Update.” What you need to know…

Well that was uncomfortable….

@NINE874: Wasn’t comfortable with this. Wasn’t comfortable with this at all. ‪#‎shybladder‬ ‪#‎likeanalbinomuppetlookingstraightatme‬

Gael Wars – The Ulster Championship

Very proud to have been involved in this wee project. http://

The Rules

Ahh how well I know all of these. All of them. Read more…