Art direction and leading the Art Team on the design of the weekly publication, including photo and illustration commissioning (examples of which can specifically be seen on the ‘Art Direction’ page).
I have redesigned the magazine for the third time (launched Dec 2018) – a complete reworking of content, structure, size, typography and colour palette.
My 2014 redesign of the Gazette was Class Winner (Magazine Redesign) at the Institute of Internal Communications Awards 2014.
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Here are some examples of photos (and illustrations) I’ve art directed – product, studio, location.
Photographers shown here: Nicky Johnston, Darren Bell, Adrian Lyon, James Mackenzie, Mark Mackenzie, Pixeleyes, Lancton.
Illustrators shown here: Martin O’Neil, Matt Herring, Jackdaw.
While freelancing at Which? I was asked to art direct an issue of Which? Car magazine. I art directed the cover and feature shoots and designed the whole issue.
While freelancing for Which? I was asked to undertake a complete redesign of Which? Travel Magazine. I art directed the first three issues, undertook all photographic research, illustration commissions and map creation.
While freelancing at Which? I was asked to work on the redesign of their flagship title. Once completed I art directed this relaunch issue, including the cover and feature studio shoots, photo manipulation (shown) and photographic research.
App icon design supplied to client in various sizes and formats.
A healthy eating campaign by Which?. Design of complete brochure.
Counselling and Psychotherapy in East London – bespoke website design and build.
Active Citizens is a British Council microsite. AC is 'a non-profit programme that promotes community cohesion and improvement through civic engagement or volunteering in around 30 countries.' Following BC's corporate guidelines I was asked to design this microsite – from wireframes to supplying layered psd files.
While freelancing as Art Editor (Marketing Design) I led the design of all event materials for the Which? Awards, including complete design of the Awards brochure.
I created a suite of matching 'banners' for all the John Lewis Partnership websites, in order to produce a more unified branding on this external facing website. The banners are based on the existing parameters of the website's CMS, adhere to the Partnership's brand guidelines and can be added to as required.
'Make Your Money Work Harder' was a new finance advice supplement for Which? Magazine subscribers. Design of complete supplement.
Taken from views while cycling in France.
Cover and feature design and layout.
Designs for Smart Money – a microsite for First Direct customers/members that gives financial advice and insight.
CD covers for KPM music (part of EMI), for composers Oliver Vessey and Jim Copperthwaite.
Just a bit of fun. I enjoy photographing on my travels using nothing but natural light.
These photos are from Praia do Guincho, Portugal; Whitstable harbour; a field above Windermere; Antoni Gaudi's Casa Batilo, Barcelona; Fitzroy mountains, Patagonia; the Southbank, London Eye, Westminster and St Pauls, London; orange trees, a happy resident and old town architecture, Seville; old lanterns, a roadside statue and Uluwatu Temple, Bali; the Bayon Temple and Kompong Bay River, Kampot, in Cambodia