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Dec 07, 2018

Outdoor Advertising, Creative and Impactful

Head Turning and memorable, that’s the best way to describe the latest OOH (Out-of-home advertising) campaign we’ve created for Wyse Media UK Ltd, the outdoor advertising specialist. The brief, to create a dramatic and effective advertising campaign to illustrate the effectiveness of OOH advertising, expand the brand’s visibility and attract new advertising business. The campaign… View Article

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Sep 13, 2018

Martin Hailes Design are 5, yes five years old!

We cannot believe we are now 5 Years old…or young! Because we still feel youthful and energetic in what we do. Our client base contintues to expand and now into Singapore in a big way. Martin Hailes Design are now worldwide…sort of! We continue to love what we do and have done, myself for the… View Article

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Jul 10, 2018

Work Experience say hello to Kacey

Say hello to Kacey, a student from Pakefield High School in Lowestoft, Suffolk who is with us for a week for her work experience. Kacey is a budding young artist with an interest in photography and she is with us to experience life within a busy design studio. During her time with Martin Hailes Design… View Article

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Jun 08, 2018

Free Knowledge – What are Colour Bars?

Colour Bars are placed beyond the bleed area to allow the printer to control the colour on the printed page. Colour Bars not only provide a constant stable standard for measuring the flow of various colours used in a printed image over the duration of a print run, they measure the visual properties of ink… View Article

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Jun 01, 2018

Free Knowledge – What are Registration Marks?

Cross marks used on a press sheet to assure proper registration are called Registration Marks. A printer uses Registration Marks to align the separate colours of ink when printing a page with more than one colour, Since each colour of ink used in printing is applied with a separate set of rollers to a separate… View Article

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May 25, 2018

Free Knowledge – What is Bleed?

When imagery or design elements are produced with the intention of extending beyond any edge of a page of a publication, this known as a Bleed. In other words Bleed is used when it is it is necessary for the image or a portion of it to extend beyond the Trim edges. Bleed Area dimensions,… View Article

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May 17, 2018

Free Knowledge – What is the Trim Area?

Trim Area is the term that is used to describe the absolute horizontal and vertical area dimensions (finished size) of a publication. Most publications are printed on paper that is larger than the page dimensions to allow for processing, handling, and binding as well as image demands. In the finishing process, a guillotine knives trim… View Article

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