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Dee Durham | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 6, 2015

Dee Durham

Graphic Designer & Typography Expert
   United Kingdom
  |   London, England
  |  1:03 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $49

I'm a London-based graphic designer with a clean, crisp style and strong skills in typography. As well as carrying the range of skills you would expect from a professional, I also believe in the importance of communication and organisation to make jobs a success. I take time to get to know each unique project and its purpose so that end products not only look good, but pay dividends by helping achieve your goals.

I've designed for businesses both large and small across a wide range of sectors including food & beverage,...

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Portfolio

Took raw data from customer survey results, drilled down to most appealing quotes and...
Created a logo inspired by photographs of the atomic structure of a hydrogen atom. The...
Updated logo and created a clean visual identity appropriate for medical retail.
Designed a series of PowerPoint presentations in standard and widescreen for a business...
Designed the front end of a new ecommerce store for easyjet, to allow preordering of...
Updated the design for a cleaner, more usable interface & a modern, relaxing feel.
Analysed and produced a 20-page report on recommended typefaces for a new jewellery...
Refreshed logo and business stationery for a property management company, helping them...
Created a new visual identity with Celtic undertones for a wedding photographer.
Designed a high-end wedding invitation with duplexed card & deboss effect, to form...
Designed a product overview brochure with imagery targeted at Fujifilm's typical...
As part of their initial brand launch, designed a set of sales flyers for a new...
With existing brand elements as inspiration, designed a comprehensive yet compact price...
Designed a sales brochure to promote the company's new ice-cream dispenser to...
Laid out PhD research summary in a visually appealing, readable format for use at a...
Designed a set of gift vouchers with differing values, to complement and enhance the...

Skills (15)

Tested
Graphic Design
Graphic Designer
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Typography
Typography
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Web Design
Web Design
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Copy Editing
Editing/Copy Editing
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Logo Design
Logo Design
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Adobe InDesign
Adobe InDesign
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Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop
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Adobe Photoshop CS4 Extended Test (Mac Version)
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Adobe Acrobat
Adobe Acrobat
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Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator
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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
Adobe Lightroom
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Presentation Design
Presentation Skills
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User Experience Design
User Experience
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CSS
CSS
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CSS3
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HTML5
HTML 5 Test
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HTML5
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English
English Language
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English Sentence Structure
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English Vocabulary (UK)
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Understanding differences in British and American English
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Service Description

I make full use of Adobe Creative Cloud and can work either independently or collaboratively via any productivity app including Skype, Trello etc.

My preferred areas of design:

* Visual identity (logos, brandmarks & style guides, business stationery)
* Information design
* Editorial design (magazines, ebooks)
* Leaflets, flyers & posters
Websites
* Web banners & graphics

Other services & skills:
* Typography consultation (as of this writing I rank at #58 of 5,307 in Elance's Typography test)
* Proofreading & copy editing (I have 2 years' experience in content editing, AP style)
* Photo editing (I was the top image retoucher at the UK's Independent Photo Lab of the Year 2012 & 2013)

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Employment

Dee Durham Design
Freelance Graphic Designer
2012 - Present
Frosts Photo Centre
Graphic Designer
2008 - 2012

Education

University of Nottingham
BA (Hons) Philosophy
2005 - 2008

Keywords

graphic design
print design
print layout
information design
editorial design
typography
typography consultation
Creative Cloud
visual identity
branding
corporate identity
web design
photo editing
copy editing
proofreading
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  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
Jobs
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Reviews
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Identity
Username
deedurham
Type
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Member Since
December 2011
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