Looks like Microsoft is having a little taste of irony. Images from its ad campaign, were made with a Mac.

Four of the images that Microsoft made available on its PressPass site today display the designation "Adobe Photoshop C3 Macintosh" when their file properties are examined. The images appear to be frames from the television ads that Microsoft will launch later today.

One of the images is of a real Microsoft engineer, identified only as "Sean," who resembles John Hodgman, the actor who plays the PC character in Apple Inc.'s iconic ads.

Microsoft hired ad agency Crispin Porter + Bogusky to create the commercials, it's not surprising that they were using Macs since there wasn't a "no Macs" clause in the agreement.

They then scrubbed the metadata from the imagery.

What do you think? Should they leave the cool stuff to Mac and make their ad there?

via Digital Daily