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


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


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


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


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


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


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