Heat South Africa, 18 September 2014

Heat South Africa, 18 September 2014

Is Heat South Africa now selling advertising on the cover…!? Seem’s like it, as “Brought to you by Tropika” is punted on the cover, in reference to the “bikini-off” story which is their cover story… Tropika is really all over this article (and cover story)! I’ve included the above example, but also a snippet of … Continue reading

YOU, 18 September 2014

YOU, 18 September 2014

So when I first saw the new YOU cover, I was of course quite shocked as it is almost identical to the HELLO! cover that was already on shelves last week Friday (5 September 2014) – see below. I mean, the pictures are both the same, and in the same position ect ect. But at … Continue reading

Huisgenoot, 18 September 2014

Huisgenoot, 18 September 2014

Oscar Pistorius is on everyones lips, as he’s hearing his fate! Huisgenoot has him on their cover once again, with the massive headline “Net God kan hom oordeel – sê Huisgenoot-lesers”. As you know, Oscar has appeared on the cover of many many covers the past year and a half, but definitely the most amount of times … Continue reading

VISI 74

VISI 74

It might just be because we’re busy doing our study and looking for inspiration, or because I love Spring, but I really like the overall cover of VISI 74, and it makes me happy. And it’s also a bloody good issue! Highly recommended! Just one tip maybe: slow-down on the retouching…

HELLO!, 8 September 2014

HELLO!, 8 September 2014

HELLO! published the EXCLUSIVE pictures of the very sudden wedding between celebrity couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. I’m sure this will be a best seller, including in South Africa! I’m sure Grazia South Africa is still kicking themselves for their cover story of Brad and Angelina splitting the week that they got married! :-)

Heat South Africa, 11 September 2014

Heat South Africa, 11 September 2014

Heat had Joost van der Westhuizen on their most recent cover, but with a very ‘risky’ cover line purely aimed at getting people to buy the magazine: “Why was Joost at a Gay Club at 4am?”. Tisk tisk tisk. But this cover got them into some trouble with some people… (see tweets below) @HeatSouthAfrica So … Continue reading