Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

With 1.7 million freelancers, we'll match you with the perfect talent.

or, Register with Elance »

Nathan F. | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: May 6, 2009

Nathan F.

graphics, media, animation, vfx
   United States
  |   Colorado Springs, CO

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $50

My mission is to take your idea and make it look AMAZING!

First, I custom taylor an image for your business, non-profit, church, or event. Then I create a positive and compelling experience for your target audience.

I have established greater credibility for many of my clients through respectable branding and promotion that causes potential customers to take them seriously. I have also helped my clients increase their business revenue by equipping them with tools that will effectively promote their cause or their products. I accomplish...

Read More »

Portfolio

table promo card. designed and produced.
event promo poster and flyer. designed and produced.
youth winter camp info packet. designed and produced.
event poster. designed and produced.
event promo card. designed and produced.
designed and produced.
CD series album cover.
annual memory book. designed and produced.
designed and produced.
designed and produced.
designed and produced.
designed and produced.
designed and produced.
designed and produced.
designed and produced.
designed and produced.
designed and produced.
designed and produced.
designed and produced.
designed and produced.
designed and produced with Adobe Illustrator
designed and produced with Adobe Illustrator
modeled and rendered with LightWave 3D
modeled and rendered with LightWave 3D
setup, lighting, and fx with LightWave 3D

Skills (10)

Tested
Adobe After Effects
Adobe After Effects 7.0 Test
My Score
avg
Passed
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop CS2 Test
My Score
avg
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator Test
My Score
avg
Adobe Dreamweaver
XHTML
Adobe Premiere
HTML
Adobe Flash
CSS
LightWave 3D

Service Description

BIOGRAPHY

My name is Nathan Fisher. I have been practicing graphic arts since 1995 when I began studying in the graphic design program at Platt College in Aurora, Colorado. I graduated with honors in 1997. I enjoy using my skills to help oraganizations that are making a positive impact in the world. I also like working on projects that reach for artistic excellence.

I wanted to increase my influence in media, so I began studying 3D animation, motion graphics, video production, and web design. I started with the multimedia program at Platt College, Los Angeles during Spring 2003. Today I continue to develop and hone my skills through various online, educational organizations and through involvement in the Pixel Corps (www.pixelcorps.com) and FXPHD (www.fxphd.com).



Here are some of the services I offer:

GRAPHIC DESIGN:
branding, print, web sites, promo. (this includes logos, business cards, stationery, brochures, CD/DVD covers, ads, posters, t-shirts, and more)

ANIMATION:
3D modeling, 3D animation, 2D animation, motion graphics.

VISUAL EFFECTS:
rotoscoping/keying, object removal/replacement, compositing, particle effects.

VIDEO:
editing, sound effects, writing.

SOFTWARE I USE:
Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere Pro, Antics, Apple Final Cut Pro, Boujou (SD), Dreamweaver, Flash, Imagineer Mocha, Imagineer Mokey, Imagineer Motor, LightWave 3D, Modo, QuarkXPress, Realviz ImageModeler, Realviz MatchMover SD,...

Read More »

Employment

Sheen Enterprises
Director of Art and Communications
2004 - Present
1) Developed marketing strategies for increasing business 2) Produced and maintained company website with Flash and HTML 3) Designed print communications using Photoshop, Illustrator, and...
Colorado Community Church Communications
Media Specialist
2006 - 2007
1) Designed and produced websites and web graphics using Flash 2) Created motion graphics and video promos with After Effects 3) Produced complete video projects with HDcamera, Premiere Pro, and...
Pixel Corps
Senior Artisan for Theory Of Visual Effects Team
2006 - 2006
1) Managed and directed a team of four artists 2) Conducted content research for production of educational videos 3) Created outline, wrote script, and performed voiceover for Alpha Channels...
The Wild Side, Inc.
Assistant Media Production Director
2003 - 2004
1) Assisted the Director in delegating and overseeing essential tasks for running the dept. 2) Managed the production schedule for completing the annual product catalog 3) Designed and produced...
The Wild Side, Inc.
Graphic Artist
1998 - 2003
1) Designed and produced print graphics using Photoshop, Illustrator, and QuarkXPress 2) Created promo graphics for ads, mailers, postcards, and an annual 300+ page catalog 3) Produced artwork...
Colorado Springs Business Journal
Production Artist
1997 - 1997
1) Produced layout for weekly newspaper with Adobe Pagemaker 2) Added photos and illustrations to newspaper with Photoshop and CorelDraw 3) Organized content and elements for newspaper layout

Education

Platt College Los Angeles
Multimedia Modules - Web Design, 3D Modeling & Animation
2003 - 2003
Platt College Colorado
Associates Degree - Graphic Design
1995 - 1996
Azusa Pacific University
Bachelor of Arts in Communication - Emphasis in Journalism
1988 - 1992

Keywords

graphic design
print
web
3D
animation
My Snapshot
Elance Level
Level represents activity and experience on Elance. Freelancers start at Level 1 and achieve higher levels through their work. A higher "Level" indicates greater earnings, ratings and other achievements on Elance. Learn More »
  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
Jobs
0
0
0
Total
Milestones
Hours
Reviews
Recommend
Clients
Total
Repeat
Earnings
Total
Per Client
Identity
Username
ideasablaze
Type
Individual
Member Since
March 2008
Elance URL
Verifications
Nathan F. | Elance

Nathan F.