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Issue 127 | Week 4 - NOVEMBER 2011

 
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VISUAL COMMUNICATION AFRICA CELEBRATES ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL EXPO & LAUNCHES 2012 DATES
The dates for Visual Communication Africa 2012 has been set, this follows the successful 2011 Visual Communication Africa Expo that took place from 24 - 26 August at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg. With over 119 exhibitors, visitors were treated to a fortune of information on developments within the industry, facilitating a peak at the latest innovations on offer. Over 6300 visitors attended making this year the best attended show to date.
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GRAFFITI CREATES MONSTER OF A CAMPAIGN FOR PUMA OCEAN RACING
Vehicle branding and transit media experts Graffiti have created ten Mar Mostro 'Monster of the Sea' branded mini cabs, currently on Cape Town roads, for sporting giant, PUMA.
CORONATION FUND GETS ARRIVALS WALKWAY PROMINENCE AT KING SHAKA INTERNATIONAL
Provantage has posted a series of clever messages on seventy frames along the arrivals walkway at King Shaka International Airport in KwaZulu-Natal to increase brand awareness for Coronation Fund. The walkway, which sees thousands of passengers walking from aeroplane to baggage collection, is almost a kilometre long.
GARRY ROGERS APPOINTED AS COMUTANET'S NEW SALES DIRECTOR
The new Sales Director brings extensive media expertise to the ComutaNet sales team and is the leading authority on marketing to the emerging commuter market, making the company a perfect fit for Rogers’ expertise and experience.
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PRIMALL MEDIA ACCELERATES ENGEN EBUCKS MALL CAMPAIGN
Unlimited’s subsidiary Primall Media has executed a national retail advertising campaign for the Engen and FNB rewards programme eBucks, urging shoppers to use their eBucks points to purchase fuel at participating Engen garages.
CONTINENTAL OUTDOOR DONATES 20 AFRICAN OLIVE TREES IN NAMIBIA FOR ARBOR DAY
Continental Outdoor Media (Namibia) went green by donating 20 Olea Africana (African Olive) trees to support the City of Windhoek’s efforts to plant 2500 trees for National Arbor Day on 14 October 2011. This amounted to almost 10 times as many trees than planted in the previous year.
CHEF IN STILETTOS HEATS UP WESTGATE WITH FOODGATE CAMPAIGN
Lucia Mthiyane, aka the ‘Chick with Stilettos’, had Westgate shoppers dancing in the aisles with her delicious dishes during the super regional shopping centre’s Foodgate campaign. Shoppers had the chance to taste her gourmet faire as she explained to them how they could also create the dishes at home.
THIS WEEK'S CREATIVE QUOTE

A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools. -Douglas Adams

ADOBE LAUNCHES PHOTOSHOP TOUCH
Adobe Photoshop Touch allows users to create dazzling multilayered images on their Android tablets and share them or play with them more in Adobe Photoshop.
OHMSA GROWS MEMBERSHIP BASE
The organisation has welcomed Penny Black as its new member. Established in 2007, the company has small-to-medium-sized holdings in several African countries including: Kenya, Mozambique, Mauritius and South Africa. It specialises in large format billboards.
CLASSIC PHOTOSHOP TUTORIAL: CREATING FIGURES FROM THE CLOUDS

In this week's tutorial, you'll learn how to create a figure from the clouds. Enjoy!

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