On occasion, we get a client request to build an award involving a licensed character. While this poses some fairly challenging legal and ethical questions, there are usually a few ways we can help without having to give up our white hats.
In this case, the managing executive was a huge superman fan, and enjoyed incorporating him into internal awards. Since we don’t carry a DC license, we were not able to work with his image. Instead, the client sourced a number of identical 12″ action figures. Using these, we were able to build a scale base, background and figure mounting system that you see here.