I am a creative, passionate, perfectionist, reliable, honest, organized, versatile designer, editor and animator, with strong technical ability and attention to detail.
My backgroundmore...I am a creative, passionate, perfectionist, reliable, honest, organized, versatile designer, editor and animator, with strong technical ability and attention to detail.
My background is 10+ years in broadcast, and I've also worked on print, web, 3D and video games projects.
I offer focused, friendly service and support, aiming for your complete satisfaction with my work on your behalf. I consider the greatest testament to my success to be the large percentage of my work that comes from repeat business.
Area Covered: The English speaking world thanks to the internet, or on-site in North East England.
Summary: Between full time positions in the broadcast industry as a video editor and motion graphic designer, Jon has completed print, web, tv, video, 3D and product design projects, taught software to adults and animation to children. Clients have included God TV, Cloak Productions, MCC Media, Red Button Films, Bethshan Church, Elmbrook Computer Services, JH2 Media, Mere Mortals Moving Image, Middlesbrough Arts Development and Tyneside Cinema.
Job Title: Broadcast Editor
Company: God TV
Description: Editing and colouring/grading shows including Fuel, Delirious Final Concert, Audacious, Soul Survivor, Rock Nations, Big Church Day Out, and Ultimate Event, to UK broadcast specification. Also edited in HD, designed on-air graphics, and produced promotional DVDs.
Job Title: Broadcast Designer
Company: God TV
Description: Creating on-air graphics, including idents, title sequences, etc. Jon was responsible for all 3D graphic work, for which he used 3DSmax, Softimage 3D and Softimage XSI. He also used Photoshop, After Effects and Quantel HAL. He later moved into on-line editing taking the role of Promo Editor, then Promo Producer, using a Media 100 edit suite.
Job Title: 3D Artist
Company: Minds Eye Productions
Description: A member of a video-game design team, creating in-game objects and levels, and also some video sequences, using 3DSmax and Photoshop.
Job Title: Graphic Designer
Company: Metro Church International
Description: A part time role designing all print and promotional materials for events and conferences.
Job Title: Freelance Graphic Designer
Company: Bethshan Church
Description: Jon undertook a full re-branding project creating a new logo and stylistic elements that reflect the churches Values document. With these he then created various print materials, banners, and a new website design.
Education Summary: 2:1 BSc(Hons) Visualisation, University of Teesside, 4 A-Levels ,11 GCSEs