Multimedia

Keratilwe Lethiba

ABOUT ME

Keratilwe Lethiba is a Multimedia Designer with outstanding skills in Premier, Photoshop, Illustrator, Video Editing and Camera Work.

Having worked in the industry for the past three years, Kera has gained a wealth of experience and knowledge that has groomed her into a solution-based, versatile and adaptable professional.

She is passionate about creating content that evokes new conversations in people's living rooms, defies the norm, celebrates differences and unites communities around the world.

Keratilwe works hard to always create content that resonates with real life situations, answers questions, motivates, teaches and connects with the audience.


SKILLS

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Premier
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe After Effects
Video Editing
Motion Graphics
Camera Work
Graphic Design
Copywriting
Photography

EXPERIENCE

Digital Producer and Senior Video Editor - Massive Metro | March 2017 - October 2018


Conceptualize, shoot, edit, direct, design and produce content for any given project.

Multimedia Intern - Umuzi Academy | September 2015 - September 2016


Conceptualize, shoot, edit, direct and produce content for any given project.

Video and Animation Intern - Nicework Communications | September 2016 - November 2016


Assisted with animation projects, shooting and editing.

Photographer - Freelance Work | April 2014

Commissioned to create a modelling portfolio.

Intern -  Soweto TV | November 2013 - December 2013


Assisted with editing inserts and creating promo videos for upcoming shows.


QUALIFICATION

National Certificate in Advertising (NQF Level 5) - Umuzi Academy | 2016

BTech: Multimedia | 2015


NDip: Multimedia | 2014


INTERESTS

Personal:
Socializing
Camping
Live Music/Festivals
Church Festivities

Professional:

Film and Television Directing Producing
Branding and Marketing
Video Editing
Motion Graphics  
Research
Fashion Trend Forecasting


PORTFOLIO

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Xola Mteto

ABOUT ME

Xola Mteto champions the idea of using the power of media to retaliate against social and environmental issues that we battle with on a daily basis, particularly in communities of color.

His interests are in documentary film making, so far he has worked on approximately fifteen documentaries that were covering different issues such as violence, xenophobia, depression and many more.

Xola is very passionate about continuing to create content that is thought provoking, creating awareness and educating his generation.


SKILLS

Adobe Photoshop
Final Cut Pro
Lightroom
After Effects

EXPERIENCE

Multimedia Content Producer - Umuzi Academy | April 2018

Film Intern - Salus | September 2017 - March 2018

QUALIFICATION

Umuzi Academy | NQF 5 Certificate in Film and Television | 2018

INTERESTS

Personal:

Reading
Watching Documentaries
Politics
World Debates

Professional:

Adding Value
Create Positive Outcomes


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Mpho Mokoena

ABOUT ME

Mpho Mokoena is a skilled creative with an avid passion for creating and innovating ideas that impact people's lives.

Through story telling, Mpho wants to challenge and change the narrative by giving life to ideas and solutions that seem unreal to many.

At Umuzi, Mpho has used his time to learn the latest photographic technologies, ranging from traditional darkroom techniques to using Lightroom and InDesign for the enhancement of digital photographs.



SKILLS

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Audition
Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe After Effects

EXPERIENCE

Multimedia Recruit -  Umuzi Academy | 2018

Inbound Sales - Cell C Head office | 2015

Desktop Publisher - Jupiter Drawing Board | 2014


QUALIFICATION

Television and Filming Production - Umuzi Academy | 2018


Advertising - Vega Initiative | 2010


Matric - M.H. Joosub Secondary School | 2008


INTERESTS

Personal:

Grunge Fashion
Skating
Live Music
Reading
Spiritualism

Professional:

Motion Graphics
Storytelling (Videography and Video Editing)
Vanguard Photography
Advertising
Art Direction


PORTFOLIO PIECE

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Sibusiso Tlhabadira

ABOUT ME

Sibusiso Tlhabadira is a skilled photographer with current knowledge of the latest photographic trends and technology.

Clients have praised him for his ability to photograph efficiently and effectively while maintaining poise and enthusiasm. He brings this artistry and professional demeanor to every photo shoot.

Sibusiso is passionate about playing his part in improving life in his township/community by volunteering his expertise and hosting art exhibition events. 


SKILLS

Adobe Bridge
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Lightroom
Adobe Premiere Pro

EXPERIENCE

Certificate In Advertising - Umuzi Academy | February 2017 - February 2018

Office Support Admin - Vodacom | April 2014 - September  2015

Legal Collections Consultant - Brooks & Luyt Attorney | March 2013 - December  2013

Legal Collections Consultant - FNB | November 2011 - December 2012

Debt Collector - JD Group | March 2009 - November 2011

Debt Collector - African Bank | 2008 - Mar 2009

QUALIFICATION

Certificate In Living Legends Documentary Multimedia - JT Comms/ Dept Of Arts And Culture | 2018

National Certificate In Advertising - Umuzi Academy | 2018

Certificate In Photography - Market Photo Workshop | 2016


INTERESTS

Personal:

Street Photography
Hosting Street Exhibition
Traveling

Professional:

Video Directing
Content Creation
Skills Development/Transfer
Training


PORTFOLIO PIECE

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Chelsea Pitt

ABOUT ME

Chelsea Pitt places taking initiative high on her list of priorities and considers it vital for a positive organizational culture.

She believes patterns exist everywhere and that they serve systematic functions in the easy flow of daily activities and in the way she creates.

Her expression is function based and her work focuses on finding a human insight that aids her to tell good stories visually.

Chelsea's career interests lie in fashion journalism, textile design, textile manufacturing, magazine publishing industry and her passion for multidisciplinary fine art that educates and challenges the limitation of mediums used to express oneself.


SKILLS

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe LightRoom
Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe AfterEffects
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Audition
Art Direction
Photography
Videography
Writing  

EXPERIENCE

Multimedia Recruit - Umuzi Academy | 2018 April - Current

Writer - Editeur Plus Magazine | 2017 - Present  

Promoter - CPS Promotions | 2017


Production Management - NewxWorldWide (Online Radio Show) | 2017 - 2018  

Receptionist - Soul Thai Spa | 2017

QUALIFICATION

Multimedia Learnership - Umuzi Academy | 2018

BA Information Design - University of Pretoria | 2017 (Incomplete) 

Pro Arte - Alphen Park (School for Design, Culinary, Dramatic, Musical and Dance Arts) | 2016

INTERESTS

Personal:

Fashion
Textiles
Poetry
Music
Fine Art    

Professional:

Textile Manufacturing
Fashion
Journalism
Fashion Editorial
Photography
Experimental Videography
Fine Art


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Thapelo Khoarai

ABOUT ME

Thapelo Khoarai is a visual expressionist with an eye for detail; an introverted rock-star that brings about creative solutions to any task.

He works hard every day to unlock his full potential, so that he is always at his best and greatest.

Thapelo's work is very expressive, paying very close attention to design elements, exploring and trying out new ways of expanding his storytelling abilities.


SKILLS

Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Audition

EXPERIENCE

Multimedia Content Producer - Umuzi Academy | 2018

QUALIFICATION

NQF 5 Certificate in Film and Television - Umuzi Academy | 2018

INTERESTS

Personal:
Fashion
Music
Movies
Socializing

Professional:

Storytelling
Cinematography
Creative Direction
Art Direction
Video Editing


PORTFOLIO

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Thanda Kunene

ABOUT ME

Thanda Kunene is an unconventional problem solver, storyteller and content creator.

He is a technical innovator who specializes in cinematography, photography and audiovisual design based work.

Thanda is an avid lover of human centered design thinking, and his expertise lie in digital and audio media, with a special focus on testing and adjusting end products to meet the dynamic needs of each client.  


SKILLS

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe Audition
Adobe After Effects
Adobe InDesign
Cinematography
Commercial Photography
Audio Recording + Post Production
Kinetic Font Motion Graphics
Technical Lighting

EXPERIENCE

Photographer (Freelance) - Between 10 and 5 | 2018

Multimedia Recruit - Umuzi Academy | 2018

Multimedia Designer - Awakhe Holdings | 2014 - 2015

Strobist + Secondary Photographer - Al Nicoll Photography | 2012 - 2014

QUALIFICATION

NQF 5 Film & Television Production - Umuzi Academy | 2018

NQF 4 Digital Photography - Creative Arts College | 2012

NQF 6 Sound Engineering - Academy of Sound Engineering | 2009

INTERESTS

Personal:
Creating Digital Content
Music and Audio
Hydroponics and Farming in Urban Cities
Jogging

Professional:

Commercial Photography and Portraiture
Art Direction
Post Production in Audio and Video
Archiving and Organisational Work
Hydroponics and Renewable Energy Resource Based Work  


PORTFOLIO

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Lerato Moiloa

ABOUT ME

Lerato Moiloa is a multimedia practitioner, specializing in videography, video editing, motion graphics and story-telling.

She is also an urban-jazz musician and a human rights activist, particularly passionate about the rights of women and members of the LGBTI+ community.

Lerato considers herself a global citizen whose purpose is to create and disseminate beautiful and meaningful content - aimed specifically at the upliftment of Africans.


SKILLS

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe InDesign
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Audition
Fruity Loops

EXPERIENCE

Multimedia Content Producer - Umuzi Academy |2018

Online English Teacher - Education First | 2016 - 2017  

Project Manager - Aganang Bohle | 2012 - 2015  

Junior Event Coordinator - Grounded Media | 2009 - 2012

QUALIFICATION

NQF5 Film and Television Production - Umuzi Academy | 2018   

Applied Digital Photography and Film - Johnathan Andrews School of Film and Photography | March 2011 - April 2013  

BA Journalism - University of Johannesburg | February  2008 - March 2013

INTERESTS

Personal:
Philosophy
Politics
Live Music

Theater
Travelling

Professional:

Photography and Film Making
Music Composition
Conceptual Thinking and Human-Centered Design
Script-writing


PORTFOLIO

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Khomotso Mapholo

ABOUT ME

Khomotso Mapholo's interests lie in film, television and photography. He is very fond of current affairs and entertainment.

Client focused, he prides himself in having a good understanding of how to best advise clients on what is technically possible to achieve their goals.

His specializes in creating design ideas using computer-based packages including Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop.
Khomotso is a skilled content creator who has a good understanding of the digital industry, always keeping up-to-date with the best practices to follow for success.


SKILLS

Photography
Videography
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Lightroom
Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe After Effects

EXPERIENCE

Multimedia/Storytelling Recruit - Umuzi Academy | 2018

Underwriting Clerk - Santam (Associated Marine) | April 2017 - March 2018

QUALIFICATION

National Certificate in Film and Television - Umuzi Academy | 2018  

Short Term Insurance NQF4 - Inseta | April 2017 - March 2018  

BCOM Finance - University of Johannesburg | Feb 2014 - November 2015 (Incomplete)

INTERESTS

Personal:
Fashion
Music
Fine Art
Traveling
Reading  

Professional:

Photography
Videography
Video Editing
Image Retouching
Motion Graphics


PORTFOLIO

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Botshelo Mondi

ABOUT ME

Botshelo Mondi is a Fine Art and Multimedia Graduate from the Umuzi Academy.

She is passionate about storytelling, film aesthetics, photography, and brand identities.

With nine years experience under her belt as a multidisciplinary creative, Boitshelo feels a true devotion for artistic product innovation.

She's forever looking to further expand her skills, continuing to learn and grow as a professional.


SKILLS

Illustration
Photoshop
After Effects
Premiere Pro
Final Cut Pro
Photography
Cinematography
Creative Research
Retouching

EXPERIENCE

Creative Researcher - Giant Films | 2018


Junior Editor - Foxp2 CPT | 2018


QUALIFICATION


NQF Level 5 - Umuzi Academy | 2017


National Diploma - Vaal University of Technology | 2016


INTERESTS

Personal:
Traveling
Fine Art
Books
Film
Food

Professional:
Film
Production design
Photography
Traveling
Fine Art


PORTFOLIO

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Zinhle Madlala

ABOUT ME

Zinhle Madlala is the first to profess that she has lived a life of strong beginnings and overcoming. With her childhood unearthing an undeniable love for fine arts, which led to her growth from the art classes of her primitive years to a fine arts degree at Wits University.

Zinhle has learned a great deal about taking initiative, having self motivation and a realization that even great talent needs to be constantly fed knowledge and skills to be able to reach greater heights. Today she is an all round creative that has a strong focus on photography and video, educating through storytelling that captivates.


SKILLS

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Premier Pro
Adobe After effects
Adobe Lightroom
Adobe Indesign

EXPERIENCE

Multimedia Recruit - Umuzi Photo Club | 2018
Sales Assistant - Identity | 2017
Owner and Fashion Designer - Motherland Craving | 2016
Estate Manager - Adore Trading | 2015

QUALIFICATION

National Certificate in Advertising (NQF Level 5)- Umuzi Academy | 2018
Senior certificate - Sandringham High School | 2013

INTERESTS

Personal:
Reading
Writing
Fine arts
Photography
Sculpture
Painting

Professional:
Blogging
Animation
Illustration


PORTFOLIO

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Nhlanhla Vilakazi

ABOUT ME

Nhlanhla Vilakazi is a dynamic, resourceful and hardworking multimedia storyteller with a passion for the art of visual storytelling and a keen eye for detail.

He is an effective team player, comfortable with taking initiative and working independently.

Nhlanhla is able to use his extensive skill set to communicate large amounts of information into clear visual mediums.

The budding creative is passionate about producing creative campaigns and exciting visual content that captures the imaginations of audiences worldwide.


SKILLS

Photoshop
Lightroom
After Effects
Premier Pro

EXPERIENCE

Video Production Intern - Missing Link | January 2018 - February 2018

Multimedia Artist and Story Teller - Umuzi Academy | 2017

Fashion Writer Intern - Unlabelled Magazine | February 2016 - July 2016

QUALIFICATION

National Certificate in Advertising (NQF Level 5) - Umuzi Academy | 2017

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism - University of Johannesburg | 2016

 

INTERESTS

Professional:
Directing
Video Editing
Photography
Screenwriting
Cinematography

Personal:
Fashion
Travelling
Reading


PORTFOLIO

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Ramoloti Kganakga

ABOUT ME

Ramoloti Kganakga is a multimedia artist in hot pursuit of capturing everyday life in motion picture.

He specializes in creating platforms for the creative youth to capitalize on their art in a business concentrated world.

Through Protest Art, he engages with creatives that are active in politics, social ills and injustices through community work.

Ramoloti coordinates live shows and exhibitions, hosts workshops and public demonstrations.

His vision is to always make gallery spaces accessible to the creative scene of Jeppestown and Braamfontein, Johannesburg


SKILLS

GIMP
Arc GIS
Adobe Photoshop
Fireworks
Illustrator
Premiere
Lightroom
Windows / MAC OS
Office 2010

EXPERIENCE

Curator/Content Creator - Umuzi Academy | 2017 - 2018

Asset Management - Aurecon | 2015 - 2016

Events Coordinator - Protest Art | 2012 - 2014

QUALIFICATION

National Certificate In Advertising NQF Level 5 - Umuzi Academy | 2017

Qualification: + A/+N Network Certification in CompTIA



 

INTERESTS

Personal:
Travelling Africa
Action Sports
Meditation
Performance Arts
Social Activism

Professional:
Film Making
Graphic Design
Interior Design
Social Politics
Event Coordination


PORTFOLIO

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Pandelani Baloyi

ABOUT ME

In this digital age, the visual elements of a project cannot be underestimated, Pandelani offers experience as a conceptual thinker and Multimedia Storyteller who is young enough to have her pulse on all the multimedia trends to develop a salable product.


SKILLS

Conceptualizing and designing high-quality print, digital and video projects.

Collaborating with content teams to ensure seamless marriage of content with design.

Effectively coordinating multiple projects.

Adhering to style guides, while keeping things fresh.

EXPERIENCE

Freelance Photographer and Videographer | 2015 - 2017

Video Editing Intern- Blue Wizard Productions | March 2018 - April 2018

Multimedia Specialist and Storyteller - Umuzi | May 2017 - Present
 

QUALIFICATION

National Certificate in Advertising (NQF Level 5) - Umuzi Academy | 2017-2018

Diploma in Computer Based Graphics Development - Rosebank College | 2013 - 2016

INTERESTS

Professional:
Directing
Video editing
Writing
Cinematography
Photography

Personal:
Acting
Singing
Poetry
 


PORTFOLIO


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