Visual Effects in Film Production

What are Visual Effects? Visual Effects are the integration of live-action footage and generated imagery to create environments which are realistic, but would be dangerous, costly, or simply impossible to capture on film. Visual effects using computer-generated imagery (CGI) have become increasingly common in big-budget films, and have also recently become accessible to amateur filmmakers…

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SMWLagos is ahead in its 4th Social Media Week conference

I attended the inaugural Lagos chapter of Social Media Week in 2013. Since then, SMWLagos has grown to become one of SMW's key highlights, if the stats shared on eNitiate's social accounts about #SMW16 are anything to go by.   With #SMW16 1 day away, @SMWLagos | #SMWLagos #onlinementions lead #SMWNYC @socialmediaweek @blackenterprise #Africa pic.twitter.com/PDn5l7Xl7S —…

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Technology and its impact on finance

Technology is an ever-changing thing, and it improves each day and year alike. Not even a deaf man needs a voice prompt to hear, neither does the blind man need a braille to read that technology has taken over our lives. We eat, live and breathe technology every second of our existence (believe it or…

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Social Analytics: #SONA2016 vs #ZumaMustFall

We have been conducting online analytics on the current South African President's Annual State of the Nation Address (#SONA2016) for many years now. Today was no different. Except, there was a rather juicy twist, as shown in the Storified tweets here below. <span class="mceItemHidden" data-mce-bogus="1"><span></span>&lt;span class="mceItemHidden" data-mce-bogus="1"&gt;&lt;span&gt;&lt;/span&gt;[&amp;lt;a href="//storify.com/The_eNitiaters/&lt;span class="mceItemHidden" data-mce-bogus="1"&gt;&lt;span class="hiddenSpellError" pre="" data-mce-bogus="1"&gt;social-analytics-sona2016-vs-zumamustfall&lt;/span&gt;&lt;/span&gt;" target="_blank"&amp;gt;View the…

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Social Media – Voice Of the new age

Social media has formed an enormous part of our culture. We use it to communicate with people about anything; updating a status on Facebook, tweeting with little characters or posting a picture of dinner for two on Instagram. We constantly share our experiences with the people, including our opinions on social issues. Campaigns and protests have…

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Growing democratic election momentum is good for Africa

About elections in Africa Elections are important for Africa, because they [elections] are a sign of growing democracy that increasingly has citizens at its heart. Equally important for all Africans who do business in our space, strong democracy is an ingredient of a ripening environment for the prospective success of digital technology solutions.     Elections in Africa: 2014,…

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