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5 Case Studies

Pure Salmon

Brand / Design

Coming soon: Pure Salmon aims to revolutionise the seafood industry by setting new environmental, quality and health standards in salmon production worldwide – ensuring consumers everywhere can enjoy pure, sustainable, ocean-friendly fish.


The New Aero

Brand / Website

The New Aero wheels are developed by a small international team, including our good friend and photographer Uli Heckmann.


ANT cargo bikes

Product design and brand creation

Naming and branding for the Heavy Duty Cargo Bike -where we also got heavily involved in its product design.


Meyer, Miller, Smith.

Brand Creation

For digital design house Meyer, Miller, Smith who is hands on, hard at work building websites and applications, we’ve created an equally “hands on” brand identity, versatile and unique, but also modest and genuine.


NION Berlin

Brand / Design

Having run a design studio in Tokyo for several years, and with both experience and a keen interest in Japanese design and culture, less rain supports “Japan Town Berlin” with a new naming, branding and design.


Latest “News” and Projects

The New Aero and Less Rain win at the iF Awards 2020

Carsten Schneider - February 5, 2020

The New Aero Razor wheel has just been selected a winner at the iF Design Award 2020!


Full Node Styleguide and Website

Carsten Schneider - November 7, 2019

We’ve just launched a new website for Full Node, Berlin’s community and co-working space for blockchain and web 3.0 initiatives.


The rims for the new X are here

Carsten Schneider - September 9, 2019

The New Aero launched a new 22″ wheel for the Model X, available in both Matte Stealth metallic, or Glossy Titanium metallic.


Craft beer label design

Lars Eberle - May 28, 2019

We got into craft beer label design by just brewing our own craft beer for a company event in 2016.


Interior design Inspiration Japan 2019

Lars Eberle - May 10, 2019

This years's interior highlight was visiting the CASICA, a relatively new shop run by architects in Shinkiba.


Less Rain Blog

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Core team

Lars Eberle

Idealist / Founder

Lars is founder and director of less rain. He holds a master degree in interactive media from Middlesex University, London and a diploma in communication design from the FH Düsseldorf.


Carsten Schneider

Creative Direction

Carsten is an enthusiastic student of Japanese culture and language although he has already discovered that he doesn’t like fish because it just tastes too fishy.


Bernd Müller

Creative Direction / Text

The wild years as owner of a windsurfing and skateboard shop could not prevent a career in the wide world of advertising.


Luis Martinez

Creative Coding

Luis Alberto Martinez is the team’s outpost in the Mediterranean, technical researcher, technical director since 1999.


Juri Kobayashi

Project Coordinator Berlin – Japan

Growing up next to the beach in a tranquil sunny town near the tip of Boso peninsula in Japan, she had a peaceful and rather sleepy childhood until 8 years old when her family moved to Tokyo.


2020 Projects

Here are some previews of projects we are working on since January this year. Most of them are work in progress, a few have been completed.

Featured projects are for Signa, Gamomat, bp-mobility, Zoo-agency (Netflix), ZEG and a self initiated project about the history of Berlin.