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Nicola G. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 23, 2010

Nicola G.

Experienced designer & published photographer
   United Kingdom

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $50

An experienced designer (15 years in the industry), I have worked on various projects including logo creation & IDs, CD covers, web banners, html email invitations, varied leaflets & brochures. Recent projects include Earthlite, a logo for a green initiative magazine, a cover for an E-Book on management strategies, a die cut, hand finished invite, magazine ads and brochures for an international property company.

I am also a published and exhibited photographer & undertake portraits and other commissions. I have recently shot a range of...

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Portfolio

Logo creation for a green initiative magazine. Logo was created in different colour...
Logo for an Energy based company in Bangladesh
Design had to convey medical/genetic nature of the syndrome, but to create a presence...
Designed my own Identity.
Various logo suggestions for London Town Hotels
Design concepts for Earthlite magazine
Die cut double sided leaflet provided in delegate 'Goody bags' to encourage them to...
Using client supplied imagery to promote their Home IT service. Other items designed as...
Provided an initial concept for a brochure for a retail Shopping Park using client...
Client wanted brochure concepts for the Virgin Flagship store, giving the sales...
Client wanted brochure concepts for the Virgin Flagship store, giving the sales...
Client is a major Reinsurance company and they work to strict guidelines and corporate...
Client wanted invite to reflect the Scottish nature of the event. Invite is die cut and...
Client wanted something to reflect the peaceful nature of the Spa. She also liked...
Using client supplied imagery and effects previously used on other jobs I've designed...
Client was unclear on what they wanted so gave various options. They finally selected...
Provided several options using client supplied photos. Client loved this option and...
Banner for use on the front page of Achieve Today's website. Used images supplied by...
Invite to property specialists for exclsuive briefing. Used image previously used....
Invite reminder to property specialists for a client contact party. Used image...
Invite to property specialists for a client contact party. Used image previously used....
HTML invite to contact to property specialists. Item had live email and web url links....
Cover for an E-Book on management strategies by a female author. Client wanted to...
This html invite was used in conjunction with the die cut printed invite displayed in...
Client wanted a relaxed portrait with her dog that she could use in more informal...

Skills (6)

Tested
Quark 6.5
Indesign CS2
Adobe Photoshop
Multilingual design(not typesetting)
Adobe Illustrator
Dreamweaver CS3

Service Description

I have worked for the last year as a freelance designer & photographer. Prior to that I worked for a company who produced material for the DVD film & computer games market. I have worked in the design industry for almost 15 years and have worked for a variety of clients and on a variety of projects

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Employment

Compss Group
Freelance Designer
2008 - 2008
Workign on a variety projects such as brochures, packaging, leaflets, tenders and maagzines.
Colliers CRE
Freelance designer
2007 - 2007
Freelance contract to cover maternity leave. Produced a variety of projects from logos for a green initiative magazine, ads for propery magazines, html dreamweaver invites, brochures and other...
GET plc
Freelance designer
2007 - 2007
Providing holiday cover. Designing & artworking packaging for electrical & lighting products
The LGS Partnership
Freelance designer
2007 - 2007
Worked on a range of projects including design of a tshirt for an F1 event sponsored by a big energy company, brochures for big recruitment and oil companies & other general work
Sega
Freelance designer
2007 - 2007
Provided design & artworking services for mulitlanguage materials for computer games company
Wyndeham Kestrel
Freelance designer
2006 - 2006
Provided multilingual artworking services for large packaging company producing material for large supermarket chain

Education

London College of Communications (was LCP)
Professional Studio Lighting
2005 - 2005
North Essex School of Art, Colchester Institute
Higher National Diploma in Graphic Design
1984 - 1986
Ealing College of Higher Education (now TVU)
Datec Diploma in General Vocational Design
1982 - 1984

Keywords

designer
photographer
logos
ID
brochures
CDcovers
portraits
fashionfotoshoots
creative
experienced
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