[commercial] JANSEN is a renowned Swiss global leader that develops and produces ingenious profile systems for windows, doors, and facades in steel and stainless steel. For the JANSEN by M2G Cape Town showroom launch in November 2020, we shot and produced this video.
[documentary] On Sunday, 15 November 2020, Gawie Fagan would have turned 95 years old. For the GAWIE FAGAN 1925 – 2020 RETROSPECTIVE EXHIBITION at the Cape Institute for Architecture in Cape Town we made this clip talking to family, co-workers, etc.
[commercial] “It takes passion, perseverance, and determination to do what Carmen Steven Wines has done for women of color in the wine industry. She’s not just making changes, she’s making history as South Africa’s first Black woman winemaker in her community and in ours.”
[commercial] We shot these advertorials for a couple of Media 24 magazines (Men’s Health, Bicycling, Women’s Health, Weg!, Weg! Ry & Sleep, Go, Go Drive & Camp). The star of the shoot was the New Toyota Fortuner Epic.
[commercial] A super fun Cape Town day with our awesome Juicebox model crew and of course, Juicebox-founders Patrizia and Karsten. What a day filled with lots of laughter and, of course, loads of juice! Together we created new content for their social media.
[commercial] If you’re from Cape Town you for sure have had a Juicebox bottle in your hand. Juicebox makes preservative-free juice without added sugar. Together we created new content (on location and studio) for their social media.
[commercial] In the times of Covid-19 and people returning back to work, there are new processes in place. We got to shoot the temperature screening smartphone CAT S60 series being used at a workplace.
[documentary] A business we love is Jason Bakery – best bread and pastries in town (and further!). We got to hang with them from 4am one morning, documenting the awesome team making magic. Go support them, there are not many bakeries that make such high quality products and make Cape Town awesome!
[commercial] Since 26 March 2020, South Africa is in national lockdown. Since 26 March 2020, you cannot buy alcohol (legally) here. Publik Wine (a popular Cape Town wine bar) cannot open its doors, cannot do wine deliveries etc. – and that’s the story of many of the SA restaurant industry. To keep going, Publik turned into a fried chicken shop! 🍔🍔🍔
[commercial] The Brief: PUMA SA wanted to show off the brand’s professional performance gear for the track – some slick running spikes, and matching apparel. The fast feet donning these specialised shoes would be two of SA’s most talented speedsters: Gena Lofstrand & Rantso Mokopane.
[editorial] British Airways turned 100 last year; when it made its first scheduled international flight – to Paris, from London – the Union-Castle shipping line was the Gateway to Africa. Together with journalist Nick Dall, Desmond documented the old buildings and interviewed some of the people that used to work there.