What have we got to say for ourselves? 

What have we got to say for ourselves?

Digital masterclasses, dog updates, charity challenges, latest industry trends and all you need to know about the branding process. We’re a mixed bunch here who like to do things our way. Here’s a little taste of our world…

A day in the life of an Animator.

Hi, my name's Jay Patterson. I have worked at Cygnus for about five years now. I joined in an assisting compacity, and eventually became leading Animator / Editor and Retoucher.
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5 types of animation.

A day in the life of an Animator.

Hi, my name’s Jay Patterson. I

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Looking after you & your mental health.

Now that we are all having to adapt to living with social-distancing, the need to stay emotionally and mentally well has never been greater. There are many steps you can take to look after your mental health and wellbeing which can help you feel positive and upbeat.
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How to be productive, stay sane and have a little fun.

Looking after you & your mental health.

Now that we are all having

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The difference between branding and re-branding.

Exploring what it means to create a brand from scratch, giving birth to a new creative personality, and what it means to evolve this in order to stay relevant.
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When you think of a brand, what do you think of?

The difference between branding and re-branding.

Exploring what it means to create

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Mindfulness & creativity part 2.

In our previous blog about mindfulness and creativity we looked at the relationship between meditation and the creative process. And what we discovered was by entering a more focussed state we experience enhanced levels of divergent thinking. Sounds fancy but it essentially means you have a higher volume of original ideas after becoming mindful.
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So what exactly is meditation?

Mindfulness & creativity part 2.

In our previous blog about mindfulness

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Mindfulness & creativity part 1.

With the growing demand for unique and original design concepts it’s become more important than ever for us, as a creative agency, to understand the mechanics of true inspiration and pull apart exactly how the process unfolds. Is there a science behind the spark of every new idea? Perhaps a more pertinent question might be: are there steps which can be taken to help boost creativity and fuel the function of inspired thinking?
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Reaching beyond the scope of simple relaxation.

Mindfulness & creativity part 1.

With the growing demand for unique

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Cygnus reach the drum roses awards final!

We are absolutely thrilled to officially announce that Cygnus are a finalist for The Drum Roses Awards 2020!
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A truly collaborative affair.

Cygnus reach the drum roses awards final!

We are absolutely thrilled to officially

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5 Reasons your business needs photography.

Photography isn’t always the first thing you think about when considering the design needs of your business. There’s logos to get created, websites to get built and brochures to get printed. There’s always the temptation to overlook photos, or think ‘I’ll just make do’ with a shot you’ve taken on your phone.
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Make your first impression count.

5 Reasons your business needs photography.

Photography isn’t always the first thing

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Creativity & marketing in a time of crisis.

Creativity is essential during this crisis and it’s more important than ever that we use it to inform and educate our customers.
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Tips, tactics & techniques.

Creativity & marketing in a time of crisis.

Creativity is essential during this crisis

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Tips for working
from home.

How to be productive, stay sane and have a little fun with remote working.
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Be productive, stay sane and have fun.

Tips for working
from home.

How to be productive, stay sane

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Cygnus and Milton Keynes Hospital Charity announce formal partnership

After two years of successful partnership working, Cygnus and Milton Keynes Hospital Charity are coming together in a formal, strategic partnership.
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Strategic partnership.

Cygnus and Milton Keynes Hospital Charity announce formal partnership

After two years of successful partnership

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