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Canon is recognised with three esteemed EISA Awards for EOS and EF-lens products - Canon SA
Canon is recognised with three esteemed EISA Awards for EOS and EF-lens products

Canon announced it has received three prestigious awards from the European Imaging and Sound Association (EISA). The EOS 7D Mark II has been named the 'European Prosumer DSLR Camera 2015-2016', both the EOS 5DS and 5DS R have been honoured with the title of 'European Professional DSLR Camera 2015-2016', while the Canon EF 11-24mm f/4L USM has been awarded 'European Professional DSLR Lens 2015-2016' - highlighting the outstanding quality of Canon products throughout its DSLR and lens range.

Issued by Canon SA 2 Sep 2015 12:23

The Road - Velocity Afrika
The Road

By day we lived in black and white, by night we lived in full colour. Velocity Afrika and Black River FC take you back to Sophiatown 1955, in a thrilling new trailer for The Road, premiering on Mzansi Magic 31 August.

Issued by Velocity Afrika 1 Sep 2015 13:53

Wim Steytler earns trio of nominations for upcoming Silwerskerm Film Festival - Picture Tree
Wim Steytler earns trio of nominations for upcoming Silwerskerm Film Festival

A short film conceived and written by Picture Tree director, Wim Steytler, has earned a trio of high-profile nominations at the upcoming kykNET's Silwerskerm Film Festival.

Issued by Picture Tree 31 Aug 2015 10:53

A modern classic for reportage - the new Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM - Canon SA
A modern classic for reportage - the new Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM

Canon has introduced the EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM, a new wide angle L-series lens designed for professional photographers wanting to capture their world with a natural perspective. The successor to the legendary EF 35mm f/1.4L USM, the lens is the world's first to feature Canon's newly developed Blue Spectrum Refractive optics (BR optics) - ensuring sensational image quality across a diverse range of scenes - from news and sports scenes to weddings.

Issued by Canon SA 28 Aug 2015 10:11

Brand inc's Creative Director and filmmaker Yolande Botha blazes an off-beat, excellent trail - Brand inc
Brand inc's Creative Director and filmmaker Yolande Botha blazes an off-beat, excellent trail

Tackling edgy, human stories, filmmaker Yolande Botha's style has been described as dark comedy meets documentary. Her latest offering, Lina and Leo, 2015 was recently nominated in six categories at the Independent Mzansi Short Film Awards in July.

Issued by Brand inc 20 Aug 2015 12:15

Lebogang Rasethaba's sub-zero Castle Lite brand film - Arcade Content
Lebogang Rasethaba's sub-zero Castle Lite brand film

Arcade Content's Lebogang Rasethaba directed Ziyabanda, a brand film about the first track made at -2.5°C, for Castle Lite, the only beer lagered at -2.5°C.

Issued by Arcade Content 11 Aug 2015 13:31

For AutoTrader, the choice is Ed from Spitfire - Spitfire Films
For AutoTrader, the choice is Ed from Spitfire

Take two nights, four cars and 40 crew. Mix together with one super-determined director.

Issued by Spitfire Films 7 Aug 2015 09:50

Riordan Allen launches Eskom Chic fashion film - Frieze Films
Riordan Allen launches Eskom Chic fashion film

Frieze Films' new director, Riordan Allen, has just released Eskom Chic - I Got Dressed in the Dark, a load shedding-inspired fashion film styled by Kelly Red of the Red Rum Culture Club. Eskom Chic is the first film produced from Frieze Films' new Cape Town office on Roodehek Street.

Issued by Frieze Films 6 Aug 2015 10:29

How to ensure your next online video hits them right between the eyes - Rooftop Productions
How to ensure your next online video hits them right between the eyes

For anyone in the media industry today, one thing's for sure - you can't expect what worked yesterday to work tomorrow. Especially when it comes to the unpredictable world of online video. So, is there any surefire way to hit the mark with your next video?

By Richard Ahlfeldt, Issued by Rooftop Productions 3 Aug 2015 12:21

Howard Audio: Wired for sound - Howard Audio
Howard Audio: Wired for sound

Chevrolet - 'Wire Car"

Issued by Howard Audio 31 Jul 2015 10:28

Tell Me Sweet Something - Spitfire Films
Tell Me Sweet Something

Five years in the making, Tell Me Sweet Something is more than just a love story - it's a labour of love. While Johannesburg isn't normally seen as a romantic film location, it's exactly where Akin has wanted to make a Jozi-style Love Jones for some time. And time was just what was needed before it finally saw the light of day.

By Eliot Powel, Issued by Spitfire Films 28 Jul 2015 13:12

It's child's play for performance director Catharine Cooke - Propeller Films
It's child's play for performance director Catharine Cooke

Performance Director Catharine Cooke is back in Johannesburg!

Issued by Propeller Films 27 Jul 2015 08:30