Delicate Shades of Africa

VLISCO Delicate Shades was a recent ad campaign for fashion house Vlisco in collaboration with fashion illustrator Sabine Pieper. The campaign feature motion graphics, illustration and colorful African textures and textiles. Enjoy!   Vlisco has been designing and producing colorful fashion fabrics that form an essential part of the lively West and…
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Going Solo By Studio Botes [Video]

After a decade of agency experience Cape Town designer Brandt Botes goes at it solo and opens Studio Botes. He created this video "Going Solo" as a contribution for Toffie Festival, but even more so, like any other freelancer new at this as a personal curiosity quest of what's really under the hood of…
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Feature Artist: Kunle’s VFX Reel [VIDEO]

A couple of years ago, Kunle, full name Oyekunle Jegede freelanced for a small studio I was working in New York. Working then as a generalist designer / animator he moved on to specialise in Visual Effects and especially focusing on fluids. With his skills he has worked in top shops…
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Am I collective & Die Heuwels [VIDEO]

Another incredible motion and animation project from powerhouse Am I Collective. This is the latest music video produced for Die Heuwels Fantasies new song, Noordelig. Illustrated and animated by Am I Collective the video was produced by Ruan Vermeulen over a period of 8 months. Found via Between 10 and…
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Reel Update by Lung Animation

We missed posting this reel when it was ready and cooked however it's still sizzling. I still can't believe how small the studios in South Africa are and yet do incredible work. The two guys behind Lung are Arri Reschke & Animation Director Claudio Pavan. They work with the brilliant talent…
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The Story of Kakenya

An animation for Vital Voices, an organisation working globally for women's independence. This film tells the childhood story of Kakenya Ntaiya, a Masai woman who negotiated herself out of an arranged marriage and convinced her village to collect money for her to study in the USA. She has since returned…
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The Kinetic African All Stars

The Kinetic is a full service production house specializing in Animation, visual effects and high-end print design. This is one of their latest animation piece that experiments with motion graphics quite effectively. Included also is a little behind the scenes look at how they executed these dynamic graphics. Enjoy.
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Sembene!

Sembene! is an animated documentary about the life of Senegalese filmmaker and author Ousmane Sembène, directed by Jason Silverman This innovative documentary combines original and archival footage with animation to tell the story of the great Senegalese filmmaker/novelist Ousmane Sembène, who used storytelling as a means of political resistance and…
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Luma Studios

Luma is a successful design studio in South Africa that specializes in Animation, Creature Effects, Special Effects, Gaming, Design, Motion Graphics, and Broadcast Design. Luma Studios also includes Luma Arcade, a game development division. of Luma founded in 2006. This division specializes in game development commission work, offering services such…
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