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Issue 101| Week 2 - MAY 2011

 

Sign Africa
GRAPHIX SUPPLY WORLD LAUNCHES RE-BOARD IN AFRICA
GSW has announced a new partnership and distribution agreement together with Re-board, the world’s first eco-friendly paper based board. The corrugated board will be showcased at Sign Africa Cape Town, taking place from 11-12 May at the CTICC.
Antalis
 Sign Africa Roadshow
EASTGATE ATTEMPTS BIGGEST CARD WORLD RECORD
Eastgate shopping centre, DTM and Typesetting & Repro Services attempted to break the Guinness world record for the biggest card which was specially made by the shopping centre, situated in Bedfordview, Johannesburg, for the Royal Wedding.
NOVEMBER 1 COMPLETES BRANDING AT 300TH FNB BRANCH
The process began two years previously when the bank initiated their two to three year nationwide branch revamp in November 2008, awarding branding professionals November 1 the contract to produce and install various vinyl, fabric and signage applications.
GRAFFITI RAISES AWARENESS OF POTHOLE-REPAIR INITIATIVE
Transit media experts Graffiti have recently branded five Mini Cab vehicles in the bold orange Dial Direct Pothole Brigade branding to encourage consumer participation in the insurance company's pothole-repair initiative.
CITIZEN'S NEWS TRAVELS FAST
To bring awareness to consumers, the Citizen newspaper has commissioned Provantage to brand buses travelling on highly visible routes in major metropolitan areas.
WONSA
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VODACOM'S POWER RAP AD USES STAR POWER
The company's Power Rap ad uses SA celebs to help it announce its new look and the fact that it is restructuring and improving its business on all levels. The ad features appearances by Bobby van Jaarsveld, Elvis Blue, Freshly Ground, Gang of Instrumentals, HHP, Liquideep, Loyiso Bala, Prime Circle, Skwatta Camp, Tamara Dey, Tanya van Graan, and Tumi and the Volume.
CLARION OPENS DESIGN AND INNOVATION DIVISION IN CAPE TOWN
The company's new division, Clarion Innovation and Design (CID), offers a full bouquet of design services to its Printed Products and its Moving Media clients. The new division aims to produce marketing materials that are both visually strong and bottom-line practical.
 Sign Africa Roadshow
 Viscom Africa
HP SHOWCASES PVC-FREE WALL PAPER AT ISA
Viscom Africa viewed the company's wall paper at the International Sign Expo in Las Vegas.
RADIANT MANUFACTURING'S MIRRORED DISCS SHIMMER AT ISA
The company is the sole manufacturer of SolaRay shimmering mirror discs which they displayed at the International Sign Expo in Las Vegas, where Viscom Africa learned how by reflecting natural light, the discs allow users to create elaborate displays without the use of LED's and other lighting.
MASTER MAGNETICS INC ATTRACTS INTEREST AT ISA
Viscom Africa was among those drawn to companies such as Master Magnetics which offers magnetic devices for commercial, industrial and consumer use. The company showcased its latest products at the International Sign Association (ISA) Expo in Las Vegas last week.
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THIS WEEK'S CREATIVE QUOTE

The World Wide Web (WWW) was created in 1989 by CERN physicist Tim Berners-Lee.[3] On 30 April 1993, CERN announced that the World Wide Web would be free to use for anyone.

In February 2009, Netcraft, an Internet monitoring company that has tracked Web growth since 1995, reported that there were 215,675,903 websites with domain names and content on them in 2009, compared to just 18,000 websites in August 1995.

Source: Wikipedia

CLASSIC TUTORIAL: CREATE SIMPLE PHOTO MASKING EFFECTS WITH FLASH

This week we explore the world of creativity with Adobe Flash. In this tutorial we learn how to create great looking photo masking effects. Covering simple photo masking, motion photo masking and smooth fade photo masking. Enjoy!

FUNNY SIGNS OF THE WEEK

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