The most searched for 2012.
by Herman Manson. Award recipients at the 2012 Bookmarks Awards are excellent speed walkers. Following the rules of the evening, they raced in a giant loop around the stage at the Artscape to receive their Pixels.
All the 2012 winners from the Bookmarks Awards! Congratulations from MarkLives & TREND. and remember to read our write-up on Monday morning!
MarkLives.com picks its favourite campaigns from the 2012 Loerie crop.
MarkLives.com picked the two creepiest ads awarded at the Loeries this year.
1. Fox International Channels, TOP TV: Life goes on. Again.
Loerie: Campaign Silver TV Trailers, Channel & Station Promos
2. VW Polo GTI: Date Drive
Agency: Ogilvy Cape Town
Campaign Bronze PR Communication Campaign
Campaign Silver Digital Mixed-Media Campaign
South Africans could apply for date drives in the new Polo GTI. It would help them impress a hot date ‘and improve their chance of scoring.’ Participants filled in pre- and post- ‘drive’ questionnaires.
The One Club commissioned a South African agency, Pollen Creative Media, to produce its One Show Interactive campaign this year.
The 50th annual D&AD Awards has resulted in four Yellow Pencil wins for South African ad agencies.
Revolutionary or a beret short? Let us know.
It seems like graphic designer John Bielenberg will not be defined solely by his creative credentials. And there are plenty of those, including arms-full of awards, exhibitions, honorary degrees and fellowships.
Smartphones, tablets, undersea cables, fibre networks and the Cloud will all contribute to a storm of change in 2012.