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SA Bands on Twitter

SA Bands on Twitter

We’ve skipped the last two feeds of Follow Fridays on 10and5 (nice alliteration we’ve got going there hehe). This week we’re doing a feature on the top SA bands and producers you can follow on Twitter.  We’ve got to mention Anastacia for the fantastic legwork in putting this in, you […]

National Skirt Extension Project Who Dunnit not solved yet

The news broke today about the originators of the National Skirt Extension Project. Seems like Mrs Balls Chutney was the brand who it was done for. Well done on using social media to generate publicity! Read more here: Cherryflava: National Skirt Extension Project: All is revealed. We still want to […]

Making of: aKing – Safe as Houses

We’re absolutely delighted to show you this rare find! This video is a behind the scenes production of the aKing – Safe as Houses video. The production team behind this Making of Video is The African Attachment. If you haven’t seen the original video, check it out after the jump. […]

Easier user feedback

We’ve just included a great new tool for user feedback on the site called UserVoice. It sits as a little widget on the left hand side of the site. If you click on it, it should show you some of the ideas that people have submitted recently. Also, if you […]

Honda – Let it Shine

` Black Ginger, the Cape Town based studio, had some heavy involvement with the latest Honda ad. They worked with Wieden and Kennedy in Amsterdam to complete production. They say: We have just finished working with Wieden + Kennedy Amsterdam and Honda Motors Europe on the new Honda Insight Hybrid […]

Rajasthan Royals Microsite

Rajasthan Royals Microsite

We were invited to the Rajasthan Royals Facebook fanpage It Grows On You. We’re not sure who did the campaign or microsite, all we know is that PUMA is involved. The campaign is centered around the Mooch – a massive mustache that all the players are wearing on PR stunts. […]

2 – 21 at KKNK

2 – 21 at KKNK

Those of you making it through to the KKNK this weekend, be sure to catch the production called 2 – 21: ‘n Postmodernistiese gekafoefel deur die vraagstukke en lokvalle van jong afrikaner wees. 2 – 21 is ‘n musikale garage-skouspel wat worstel tussen Hamlet en MTV en ‘n techno-abattoir vir […]

Idoidea – Sol Geyser flash animation

[kml_flashembed movie=”/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/dropassemb2.swf” width=”300″ height=”500″ /] Sean from Idoidea sent us this beautiful flash animation that they completed for Sol Geyser. Click through for some more details on the geyser.

Corporates fail at being cool

Corporates fail at being cool

Fred over at Heavy Chef has pointed us to the feature post on Cracked titled: Corporate Attempts at “Edgy” That Failed. It’s brilliant and probably one of best examples of how to inauthentic brands entirely miss the plot. I remember the Sony example quite well (Sony hired a street art […]

Mancream Who-Dunnit Follow up

We featured the Mancream ads last week and we’re unearthed who was behind it all! Featured above here is the last missing ad that we’ve managed to track down as well. Click through for more, and also some behind the scenes pics.

House of Coffees website

House of Coffees website

HelloComputer is responsible for some pretty tight work lately. We’re showing off the site they’ve done for House Of Coffees. Check out the main work behind this link here. Or click through this post for some more screen shots.

Volkswagen Polo – Bee

Client: Volkswagen Polo Agency: Ogilvy Cape Town Production Company: Giant Films Director: Bruno Bossi Post production: Black Ginger Executive Creative Director: Chris Gotz Art Director: Jennifer Macfarlane Copywriter: Cuanan Cronwright Agency Producer: Emma Lundy Producer: Kirsten Clarence Country: South Africa
Chew – Issue 05

Chew – Issue 05

Chew presents: Tasty high-tech treats for all techies (and others) out there. DESSERTPhotographer Mehmet Erzincan and fashion editor Z. Berhan Yilmaz battle it out Star Wars-style using technical shadows. DESSERTWriter Lu Larché chews the fat with progressive synth-rock band Isochronous and gets to grips with what makes them tick. DESSERTEscape […]

New Chicken Licken TVC

Over at Cherryflava you can spot the latest hilarious TV Commercials produced for Chicken Licken by Net#work BBDO. Here’s a teaser:

Mancream – Who’dunnit?

Mancream – Who’dunnit?

This is the very first campaign for Mancream, a new product made from 100% local ingredients, making it the first Proudly South African Shaving Cream on the market. Unfortunately, we can’t seem to find out which agency is responsible for the campaign so we’re asking you to tell us Who’dunnit? […]