Up Coming Training


Finally, a Photoshop / Corel Draw / Branding Graphics + 3D Animation / Online Marketing How-To Workshop for New and Non-design Professionals!

Just because it doesn’t say ‘Senior Creative Designer’ on your call card does not mean you cannot do or direct some cool, beautiful and world class graphics for your brand. All it takes is; know the principles that great creative designers employ and practice it. Even if you don’t have a formal training in design, no matter your background, age or discipline, YOU CAN DO GOOD GRAPHICS!

Do you want or need to create graphics for your print communication materials, website, blog, and social media accounts? Thankfully, there's no experience required with this class. This class will walk you through the process of creating graphics for your business or official need.

You will learn;

Design basics for digital graphics, such as file types, color and resolution.

Choosing photos and type to get your message across

Fundamentals of brand communication design

Unleashing the Creator in you.

Professional level animation

So,

Are you interested in developing your creative skills?

Are you responsible for the optimal output of your brand’s online or print communication materials?

Are you talented but need professional graphics training?

Are you interested in positioning yourself to work abroad or make a strategic switch in graphics specialization?

Are you interested in learning to do 3D Animation professionally?

Or you are interested in working as a resourceful Art Director in an advertising agency?

If yes! Join industry’s experts and trainers from top advertising agencies, media and printing companies who would be conducting live practical training sessions in this 4-day multi-track How-to workshop organized by Brandscom International. During the workshop some will major in Principles of Brand Communication Design, using Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw and Adobe InDesign while others will be taken into the world of motion graphics; a world where the real and imaginary relates together amazingly. Actually, your imagination is the only limit with 3D Animation!

Our last training that took place at the Nigerian Institute of Journalism which was endorsed by the Advertising practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON), tremendously transformed many participants' skills and careers.

At the end of this course, you will be able to create Brochure, Flyer, business card, magazine, web graphics professionally or do world class animations suited for both business and entertainment. Plus opportunity to be further mentored on your way to becoming a Pro.


Who should attend?

New graphic designers, agency art directors, Photographers, Web developers, Corporate Creative Designers, Brand development managers, Public Relations personnel, Brand managers, Young school leavers yearning to unleash their creativity. ….( ? )

Venue: Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Ogba, Lagos

Date: Saturday, October 7, Saturday October 14, Saturday October 21 and Saturday October 28, 2017

Time: 9am to 6pm daily

Cost: ₦45,000. (Fourty Five thousand naira only) with 15% discount for registrants who pays on or before September 27, 2017. It covers tuition, study materials, certificates and feeding.

Feeding: Top rated light breakfast and delicious lunch will be served daily.

Account No. Diamond Bank: 0042376836, Stanbic IBTC Bank: 0018640398. Payment should made in honour of Brandscom International.

The cost of this training is usually far higher. So, take advantage of this reduced price and lock in your place by registering now. Space is very limited. Participation which will only be confirmed upon full payment, will be on a first-come, first-served basis. See you there!

Please call to confirm availability of space before making payment. Register now

Enquiries:
08023048314 | 08074242810 | Adequate Hotel accommodation friendly to your financial capacity is available for participants coming from outside Lagos or Nigeria.


COURSE CONTENTS


CorelDRAW X7 (Basic)

CorelDRAW Essential Training provides detailed coverage of the flagship vector-based graphics application. We will demonstrates how to use objects, layers, and pages to organize documents effectively, and discusses working with color, specific tools, and special effects. We will also covers the collaboration and delivery processes.

Topics include:

Understanding vector and bitmap images

Working with multi-page projects

Using independent per-page layers and guides

Drawing and editing shapes, lines, curves, and tables

Creating and using symbols

Working with text and WhatTheFont

Converting vector objects to bitmap

Shaping, filling, blending, and extruding objects

Importing and exporting other file types

Customizing the workspace, menus, toolbars, and palettes.



Adobe Photoshop CS6 (Basic)

In Photoshop CS6 Essential Training, we will demonstrates how to produce high-quality images in a short amount of time, using a combination of Adobe Photoshop CS6 and Bridge. The course details the Photoshop features and creative options, and shows efficient ways to perform common editing tasks, including noise reduction, shadow and highlight detail recovery, retouching, and combining multiple images. Along the way, the course explores techniques for nondestructive editing and compositing using layers, blending modes, layer masks, and much more.

Topics include:

Organizing images in Bridge

Adding metadata such as copyrights and keywords

Image Batch processing files

Customizing the Photoshop workspaces

Choosing a file format and resolution

Cropping, scaling, and rotating images

Working with layers, including merging and flattening layers

Creating selections and layer masks

Toning and changing the color of images

Adjusting shadows and highlights

Retouching and cloning

Designing with Photoshop

And more….

Branding/Advertising Design

The course is for professionals with or without prior graphic design knowledge or training who are interested in acquiring design skills that are necessary for them to effectively communicate their business visually at a professional level. It is a practical oriented training session. You’ll learn how to use the three major tools in a designer's arsenal, typography, color and image to grab the attention of your target audience And also reveal how professional designers apply universal design principles like Contrast, repetition, alignment etc to everyday design challenges.

Then you'll work together on four different design projects that you might encounter in any office visual communication project: a business card, a flyer, web graphics and even a presentation. Produce designs for company catalogues for both trade and retail customers including print-ready artwork/layouts. At the end of the course, participants will be able to
• Design banners for use on the company websites and any external sales/marketing channels.
• Create advertising for trade journals and also advertising for publications and newspapers..
• Produce Logos, posters, Flyers and point-of-sale materials.

Main topic includes:

Introduction to typography

Introduction to colour

Introduction to Layout & Composition

3D Animation (Basic)

Real-time Production

• Intuitive user interface and in-screen editing.

• Just-in-time animations for studios and live TV productions.

• Real-time creativity for live-action pre-visualizations.

Preset Layouts for Directing

Animation Path & Transition

Facial & Body Deformation

CloneCloth Custom Actor Clothing for Cut and Design

Motion Puppeteering -

Animated UV Props

Access and edit texture UV animation templates to present dynamic texturing effects such as water, wave, dance floor, clouds and sky.

I. Stage Settings

• Modular elements and components for scene setups

• Create beautiful scenery with natural world systems: terrain, sky, water, grass and tree.

• Make sophisticated art directions with HDR, IBL, AO and other atmospheric styles.

Animated Atmosphere

Camera & Lighting

Multiple camera view settings and live switch

Smart filmming techniques with look-at, link-to and smooth path controls.

A variety of lighting effects using ambient light, directional light, spot light & point light.

Visual FX

Real-time Render

At The End Of The Course;

You will be become a 3D animator

You will be able to enhance your video production or broadcast

You will be able to produce a video for your company or product

You will be able to shoot in an exotic or even in an impossible locations

You will be able to construct amazing 3D visual set and environment for your video production, adding special effects to enhance your productions.

Remember, your imagination is your limitation in the world of 3D animation.

System Requirements

(iClone will have better performance in below recommended environment)

• Dual core CPU or higher

• 2GB RAM or higher recommended

• 2GB free hard disk space or higher recommended

• Display Resolution: 1024 x 768 or higher

• Graphics Card: nVIDIA GeForce 8 Series or higher / ATI HD 3000 Series or higher

• Video Memory: 512MB RAM or higher recommended

• Video card compatible with Pixel Shader 3.0 recommended for optimized visual performance


Important facts

Please note that:
All payments made on or before July 20, 2017 will get a 15% discount
All payment for nominees or registrants should be made in full not later than July 28, 2017.
All cheques are to be made out in the favour of “Brandscom International”
This training fee of N70,000 only (Seventy Thousand Naira), will cover Course handouts, certificates, T Break, lunch and other study materials. Participants should register with the name they will use to transfer or pay in bank.

More facts

For further enquires, kindly contact the Coordinator on 08023048314.
If an organization is registering through paper work. Please fill and return with payment to Brandscom International @ Alabian Solutions Office. 12, Olu Akerele Crescent, off Kofoworola Street, behind Lagoon Hospital, Balogun Bus Stop, off Awolowo way, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria.

FACILITATORS


Adekunle Adenmosun is a “creative junkie” in every sense of it. He has a B.A in Fine Art from the famed University of Benin and landed his major professional “ad gig” at the most awarded Ad agency in Africa’s largest market, Insight Publicis where he, as one of the creative top brass, works alongside many outstanding creative juggernauts in this part of the world.

Call him a rare combination of Marketing (being a UK chartered marketer) and creative expertise. Kunle has worked on major brands such as Bank PHB, Guilder, Visafone, Amstel Malter, MTN, Lagos State Government, Samsung to mention a few.

a water colourist and nature photographer with working knowledge of cinematography and post production. He and his wife- Ojone lives in Lagos and

Jeff J. Wilkie has been using Adobe applications for more than 20 years and has a burning passion to impart knowledge. He used Adobe software both as student and a professional in the UK. Jeff has helped major clients to implement Adobe software into their business processes and has assisted them in streamlining their workflows. His experiences of work with advertising agencies and many art and design outfits make him a valuable trainer. Jeff is also the head of graphics in one of Nigeria’s foremost printing presses (Printserve Ltd.) in Lagos.

Niyi is a versatile Creative and Marketing Strategist with skills in Branding, Advertising design, Supply Chain Management, Web graphics, News/Publication Art and Printing. A prolific-Ideas person who has participated in both foreign and locally tutored creative and leadership trainings.

He has worked on the creative and strategy aspects of high profile brands including Kia Motors, Guinness, Globacom, Spirit of Lagos and some faith-based top brands. An Associate Member of the Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON). He is currently the Brand development/ Creative strategist in Brandscom International, Lagos, Nigeria.

David Adebayo is resourceful and self-motivated teaching professional with great interest in 2D and 3D animation. He is a man of many parts; who is a celebrated web designer, Visual effect specialist, film editor, White-board / 3D animator and Graphic designer.

A graduate of the University of Ibadan who enjoys imparting knowledge into others. He relaxes with playing puzzles and other games.

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ADDRESS

  • Address: 12 Olu Akerele Street,
    off Kofoworola Crescent,
    off Awolowo way, Ikeja, Lagos
  • Email: info@brandscomint.com
  • Website: www.brandscomint.com
  • Tel No: +234 802 304 8314

About Us

  • Brandscom International is a vibrant Branding, Creative design, Training and Printing Company that insists on delivering outstanding difference in all we do. We started off in March 2013 and work with a team of young, highly talented and experienced professionals...More>>