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Advertising in a recession

Advertising in a recession

In today’s harsh economic climate it’s more important than ever that advertising be both creative and cost effective. A good example of advertising for small businesses is this campaign for Executive Touring, a transfers company that provides personalised tours for executives and managers in the Western Cape. In anticipation of the […]

Nando’s Confed Cup poster.

Nando’s Confed Cup poster.

Another amazing piece of work for Nando’s from the team at Black River FC. CD: Ahmed Tilly AD: Justin Joshua CW: Iain Thomas Illustrator: Peet Pienaar, Jono Garrett, Justin Joshua, Meryke Naude. Producer/Art Buyer: Hilary Simpson

MINI’s 50th Birthday

MINI’s 50th Birthday

This ad was created by Black River FC in celebration of MINI’s 50th birthday. CD: Ahmed Tilly AD: Justin Joshua CW: Iain Thomas Illustrator: Am I Collective Producer/Art Buyer: Hilary Simpson

RBMA: Kastner & Partners

RBMA: Kastner & Partners

  The Red Bull Music Academy 2010 is on its way. To highlight how the RBMA is going to be “smashing influences, cultures and styles together to make the freshest tunes possible”, ad agency Kastner & Partners created the following promtional material.   CD: Warren van Rensburg CW: Sam Joyner Designer: Michelle […]

Sneak Peak at Audrey2

Sneak Peak at Audrey2

Attached is a sneak peak into Audrey 2, Issue 2. This issue will feature the likes of Sean Meterlerkamp, Clare Foxcroft Williams, DDB, FoxP2, Ian Jepson, Saatchi & Saatchi, Motel 7 and excuse the cliche’ but a shit load more. Email: submissions.audrey2@yahoo.com. Blog: www.audrey2online.blogspot.com. Website: www.audrey2.co.za

VW Ad by Ogilvy

VW Ad by Ogilvy

Advertising Agency: Ogilvy, Cape Town, South Africa Executive Creative Director / Creative Director: Chris Gotz Copywriter: Jake Bester Advertiser’s Supervisor: Ryan Searle Account Manager: Greg Tebbutt Account Supervisor: Andrew Watson Art Buyer: Merle Bennett Art Director: Wallace Seggie Photographer: Guy Neveling

Guitar Hero Championships from The President

Guitar Hero Championships from The President

The President is launching the Guitar Hero Championships, with a twist. Some of the better known musicians and artists are also playing! Where is it? Start Time: 07 July 2009 at 19:00 69 ON HOPE (EVOL VENUE) Cape Town, South Africa Check out the Fanpage, and RSVP for the event […]

Who’dunnit – Das Klas

Who’dunnit – Das Klas

We were recently pointed to this new site which was created to promote the Afrikaans language. Our assumption here is that it was created in anticipation of the Pendoring awards. Not really impressed with the concept or functionality but quite liking the illustration of site. Only question is why is […]

Loeries: Feed Your Ego – Part 2

Loeries: Feed Your Ego – Part 2

  If you’ve got an ego so large that even a big fat raise, your boss’s job and a supermodel won’t satiate, then The Loerie Awards has created just the site for you. In line with this year’s campaign missive to Feed Your Ego, the folks at Hello Computer have […]

Ross Hillier photography

Ross Hillier photography

Check out the photography work from Ross Hillier, a photographer based in Cape Town. Born in the Cape and driven by the inspiration of this mad and wonderful world. I’m an artist with a need to capture the things around me as they appear as well as touching on social […]

Gloo – Simba Gram

Gloo – Simba Gram

Another site developed by Gloo. This one allows you to create messages sung by Simba Potatoes and send them on to your friends. The concept is not new but still quite a nice execution of this, with some cool videos being created for each of the possible selections. Worth having […]

10and5 presents Twoshoes

10and5 presents Twoshoes

10and5 is super excited to feature Twoshoes, Cape Town’s latest design duo: Twoshoes Graphic Designers are Quinton Bruton & Toby Attwell. Based in Cape Town, South Africa. Quint’s childhood was spent barefoot and herding imbuzi (goats) in the foothill of KwaZulu Natal and in the suburbs of Harare, where Toby […]

Gloo – Ghost Pop Banners

I recently found this banner by Gloo (ED: Hey Gloo how about sending them to us in the future! We love these!! 🙂 Really enjoyed the concept of a normal washing ad that goes wrong when you mouse over. Great concept, awesome execution. Definitely worth having a look. What’s your […]

Volkswagen/Golf 6 “Biker Gang”

Volkswagen/Golf 6 “Biker Gang”

This ad for VW from Ogilvy Cape Town took first place in May’s Ad of the Month Newspaper category. The copy reads “The quietest cabin in its class. New Golf.” Agency: Ogilvy CT Client: Volskwagen Product: Golf 6 Title: Biker Gang CD: Chris Gotz AD: Prabashan Pather CW: Sanjiv Mistry […]

Stonewall+ creates Dial-A-Nerd banners

Stonewall+ creates Dial-A-Nerd banners

Stonewall+ created these rich media banners. The idea was to create top of mind awareness for the Dial a Nerd brand in the online space using Rich Media. They came up with three Rich Media concepts to inform the target audience that Dial a Nerd not only fixes computers but […]