A brand's first impression typically rests on their logo. Simplicity, symbolism, iconic, mood-setting, scalability, are just a handful of the requirements of creating a quality logo. Below are some noteworthy logos that I've had my hand in art directing or designing personally.
Interface and app design is a quality skill to have in understanding what tech based companies strive to provide for their users. My knowledge of building out user workflows, branding assets, icon design, layouts and screen mockups, gives me the edge in understanding the extensive work involved in creating an app from the ground up, and marketing it to the masses. Below are a few apps that I've been able to work on in the past.
Carrot Dating is the world’s first mobile app where singles can pick their opening line from hundreds of messages, each of which presents a unique voice, attitude, and offer to meet up and start dating.
imagoo is a social polling app and web platform that lets consumers, brands and businesses issue challenges and comparisons and vote on content in real time. Users can get advice on purchasing decisions, debate politics and challenge rival sports fans. Using imagoo’s challenge feature, users can go head-to-head with friends or other users and poll the community to see who wins. We strive to offer our users immediate feedback on any and all questions that they pose, while providing an environment that is fun, interactive and encourages friendly competition.
UNLOKT, Your Key to the City is the first and only trusted source for you to find "THE" spots to go to in your city! This invite-only website and app is built exclusively from recommendations from city locals. With UNLOKT, you will be able to effortlessly get to know the spots that the locals love, find out what is happening at those spots and always stay connected to them. UNLOKT is in real-time, so any day of the week you will be able to find out what's happening in your city at the spots the locals love.
A brand's identity follows closely to it's first impression. Spawning from the logo, the identity should encompass branding guidelines that stretch across all mediums from landing pages to print collateral. Below are some brand identities that I've had the pleasure of working on.
It's safe to say that everyone has experience in this realm. Online dating is an eye-opening and extremely humbling experience. It mounts trends and voices its own stance on the modern way of thinking. From being single to being in an open-relationship, niche dating is on the rise and at the tip of everyone's tongue while shedding new light on alternative lifestyles. Below are projects that I've had roles designing, art directing, producing, and shooting.
Seeking Arrangement is the leading Sugar Daddy dating site where over 10 million members fuel mutually beneficial relationships on their terms.
Projects: - Web Series - Website & Forum - Web Banners & Design Assets
SeekingArrangement - Sugar Baby University 2016
MissTravel.com - Love at First Flight - Piques in Costa Rica
MissTravel.com - Never Travel Alone - App Launch Promo
WhatsYourPrice.com - Online Dating in Real Life
OpenMinded.com - #AcceptLove
It's hard enough to convince people to visit a doctor, better yet, educate them on the right things to pay attention to on social media. I've played a vital role in a variety of projects for medical brands that needed assistance in communicating with a personable tone, and other brands that boast quality and assurance in your very home.
In a digital world, connecting to your audience has become so easy that we’ve had to invent a spam folder just to keep up! In my previous roles, I was able to design & art direct the initial mockups and templates for email marketing campaigns, system emails, and even landing pages for various brands. Although, well-designed emails and landing pages are great, not all of them make it into your inbox or load correctly in your mobile browser. Responsive foresight, Litmus testing, list segmentation, analytics, tracking, and even A/B testing followed shortly after the mockups were coded by the developer and input to MailChimp or Intercom. ---
My favorite style of shooting is definitely candids. To sweeten the deal of being on set, I've taken a lot of behind-the-scenes photos to document the productions, cast, and crew. Here are some of my favorite moments.
--- Star Wars Dinos There’s a new hope for the rebellion and it’s definitely a force to be reckoned with! Here's the first of the Star Wars Dinosaurs Series: Rebellion Rex!
Work in Progress: Here's a sneak peek at the second piece in this series, "Hothozoic Era."
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Foodie Pins While doodling a bunch of food items, I felt it necessary to debut my foodie series collaboration with Battle Born Pins, with a bowl of ramen! More to come, so stay tuned. --- All poster are available for purchase, here: Battle Born Pins ---