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Historical Jazz Epistles Reunion Show 2016

Historical Jazz Epistles Reunion Show 2016

We were recently asked to produce and organize the now infamous Jazz Epistles Reunion concert at Emperors Palace on 15 & 16 June 2016. We were honoured to be appointed for this role. Black Media working with Tbo Touch and Dominion PR put what is considered the event of the decade together. Abdullah Ibrahim, Hugh Masekela & Jonas Gwangwa who last performed together as the […]

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Ben 10 – Video Mapping Mandela Square

Ben 10 – Video Mapping Mandela Square

We recently had the really fun opportunity to launch the new Ben 10 series ,which is currently showing on Cartoon Network on DSTV. We were tasked deliver the event and selecting the venue was the first important factor and choosing Mandela square was the obvious choice. Choosing the correct MC & entertainment that was fitting to the brand was next and Lyiso Gola and Lady […]

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DRA Hologram 2016

DRA Hologram 2016

At the beginning of this year 2016, mining infrastructure company DRA appointed Black Media to design and produce a holographic system for their exhibition stand at Mining Indaba. We developed an app that clients could navigate the products much like a website and the hologram would play relevant videos to the subject matter on the tablet. The Hologram was a huge success attracting record numbers […]

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www.ilove-africa.com ,Flower Season Facebook campaign

www.ilove-africa.com ,Flower Season Facebook campaign

South African tour operator www.iLove-Africa.com asked us to do a very budget conscious video for the flower season that occurs in South Africa every year. We went out on a day trip to Bitou Valley in the Cedarberg and found this patch of heaven. We exclusively used drone footage and used photos from the websites library. The post has gained more than 8000 organic views […]

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Video Mapping onto dunes in the Namibian desert

Video Mapping onto dunes in the Namibian desert

Black Media was given the opportunity by Mercedes Benz/ Freightliner to project the story of the world’s oldest desert and Freightliner, a famous American truck brand, onto an ever-shifting dune in Namibia. Projection Mapping was used to incorporate the facade of the dune into the story itself, which was scripted and animated in under two months of pre-production. The ‘Sand-Man’, famous South African actor Patrick […]

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Olmeca strikes big hits with Facebook Videos

Olmeca strikes big hits with Facebook Videos

Our favorite digital agency, Hello Computer, approached us to produce new online videos for the “Switch ON the Night” campaign with Olmeca Tequila. The concept was simple, take the consumer on a journey through a major musical event, through the eyes of one of the local Artists performing at the event. The videos were produced and uploaded to the international Facebook Fan Page of Olmeca […]

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