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Mikel D. | Elance
 
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Mikel D.

Visual Artist with an eye for customer service.
   United States
  |   Los Angeles, CA
  |  3:15 am Local Time

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Overview

18 years combined design and photography experience. I have the background to make your project shine.

I enjoy working on any visually creative project, from photography to web banners to corporate branding and identity packages and everything in between. Weather you know exactly what you want and just need somebody to make it happen or you have nothing more that a basic idea and need somebody to flex their creative muscles, I'm the right choice to make your project shine.

I love what I do and like they say...

"Find something you love...

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Sep 25, 2013|Corporate Identity Kit|Private|Completed
Jun 12, 2013|Catalogs|Private|Completed
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May 7, 2013|Photography|Private|Completed
Apr 29, 2013|Photography|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

Product & Package Design for Universal Studios
Package Design for Universal Studios
Product & Package Design for Universal Studios
Package Design for Universal Studios
The third in a series of email blasts for Meet Justice, an Atlanta based Human...
http://meetjustice.org/
Product Photo for an Atlanta based jewelry desgner.
Logo and Business Card Design for local photographer. (Contact info changed for...
Album Jacket design for Christian Lewis' self titled music album. 6 panel trifold...
http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/christian-lewis/id340018872
Album Jacket design for Caleb Andrews' music album 'Betrothal'. 6 panel trifold design...
The very proud grandmother-to-be noticed that the sonogram image of her daughter's baby...
Half-Sheet Flier Design for Bound4Life Atlanta. The parchment map is a stock item, the...
Half-Sheet Flier Design for Bound4Life Atlanta. The parchment map is a stock item, the...
Logo for a prayer organization that aimed to establish a 24/7 prayer chain. Software...
Logo for an independant recording studio in the metro atlanta area. The waveform in...
http://www.sonicbooststudio.com

Skills (1)

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Photography
Photography Certification
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Service Description

Service Description
With 12 years working as a designer and six years as a professional photographer I have the experience to take your project from concept to final product efficiently, while maintaining continuity and communicating your message in an engaging manner.

This is not something I do "on the side" so you donít have to worry about only being able to get ahold of me at odd hours. I will endeavor to make myself available on your schedule.

Here are a few of the things I do...


DESIGN

Logos & Corporate Branding
Business Cards, Letterhead, Envelopes, Pocket Folders
Brochures & Annual Reports
Trifolds, Booklets & Posters
Specialty Invitations & Announcements
Advertisements, Sell Sheets, Marketing Fliers
Web banners & Layouts & Email Blast Layouts
Direct Mail & Postcard Designs
Photo Retouching & Compositing
Logo Redraws
Packaging
Album Jackets

PHOTOGRAPHY

-Commercial
Product/Catalog Shots
Advertising & Marketing Images
Fashion
Business Head Shots
Actors Head Shots
Modeling Portfolios
Web Content
Live Events, Conferences, Parties, etc.

-Non-Commercial
Weddings
Portraits
Birthdays
Fine Art

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Employment

Ritz/Wolf Camera
Photographer, Instructor, & Photoshop Artist
2009 - 2012
Top producing photographer, instructor, and Photoshop artist in the Atlanta market. Photography responsibilities included obtaining clients, planning the shoot and communicating with the client,...
Victory World Church
Video Editor & Head of Photography Ministry
2006 - 2009
Worked as part of the in-house marketing team at Victory World Church a metro Atlanta mega-church with 10,000+ weekly attendance. Video Editor Responsibilities included, all aspects of video...
Various Clients
Freelance Graphic Designer
2001 - 2006
Freelance design work for various small business and corporate clients in the Atlanta area. Primarily worked in logo and corporate branding, but also handled a number of other job types including...
Stingray Productions
Lead Graphic Designer
1997 - 2001
Responsibilities included, design work, assessing client needs, coordinating with clients and print vendors, directing other designers, and delivery of proofs and final product to clients. We...

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brochure
flyer
Photoshop
Illustrator
photography
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album
book
cd
dvd
web
banner
email
design
My Snapshot
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mikeldarling
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