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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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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South Africa’s first interactive Building Projection

South Africa’s first interactive Building Projection

Black Media developed an Augmented Reality activation where a person from the public could punch a punching ball and however hard they punched, various parts of the building fell down and rebuilt, reflecting the brands strap line; “Repairs & Protects” We mapped the building and rebuilt it in 3d animation brick by brick then coded it into the Augmented reality interface with the result that […]

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The importance of online Video to your Business

The importance of online Video to your Business

In the new world of Social Media driven lifestyle there is one tool that is more powerful in getting your Brand’s message across than any other. That tool is video. Modern TVC advertising has become very expensive. With an average budget of well over 2 Million Rand on production, before placement fees on channels, it has become very expensive to advertise on Television. With viewership […]

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