I am a multimedia professional with experience in graphic design for web and print, video, composition, sound design and recording arts.
I also have experience with project managementmore...I am a multimedia professional with experience in graphic design for web and print, video, composition, sound design and recording arts.
I also have experience with project management and excellent skills in researching. I am a team player with a keen focus and an eye for detail.
Area Covered: London & Worldwide
Work Experience Summary: Skills
• Design for web and print - Photoshop, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Firebug, Flash and web video
• CSS, HTML, XML, PHP, Apache server on Unix, WAMP server, SubVersion, use of MySQL, phpMyAdmin, cPanel, mod rewrite, Wordpress, Movable Type.
• I’ve worked with Macs, PC’s and Linux boxes and have some experience with shell scripting
• Photography, video and cd/dvd authoring to red book standards (RAW, Final Cut, Premiere, Vegas, DVD Architect)
• Location recording / boom operating, music composition and sound design (Pro Tools, Live, Acid, Soundforge, Max/MSP, sound effects, loop and orchestral libraries)
• French Language (semi-fluent)
Recent clients and employment
Southern Records - November 2007 - June 2009
Web design, maintenance and adding new releases, artwork and news to the site
Digital content creation, preparing releases for iTunes etc with valid metadata in xml format.
Getgoodmusic.net - Website for composer Alex Stoloff - 2008
Pedrokalache.co.uk - Website for ceramic artist - 2008
The First Post - May 2007 - September 2007
Web design and maintenance. Art direction for banner ad campaign. User Testing.
Red Sky Vision - 2006 - 2008
Web, print design and maintenance of redskyvision.com, robinblock.co.uk, petedoherty.tv. Myspace marketing, image sourcing, google ads/SEO, podcasting. project management, video for web optimisation, location recording, music composition
Koe - Design and print of 500 cds - 2008
Etta Ermini Dance Theatre - Music and sound design for Fixed Wheel’ - first shown april 2008 and performed in Belgium, Romania, Switzerland • 2008
WhyCommunicate - Web design for thehometeam.co.uk and general maintenance - 2007 - 2008
RealTSP - Banner ads for Adams Kids and Fiorelli - 2006 - 2007
Parthenon Films - 40-minute score for National Geographic documentary Living Edens: Yellowstone’ - 2006
Waltham - Web design for Waltham.com - 2006
Matchgirl Films - Digital retouching and visual effects for award-winning photofilm by Sabrina Doyle - 2006
AgencyX - Print and web solutions for BT Corporate Mission Impossible’ campaign - 2006
Design Unlimited - Maintenance for medicherb, IT consultation for broadband and email setup - 2004 - 2005
Doryn’s Dish - Visual identity, podcast audio editing and creation - 2004 - 2005
Jo Kemsley - Web design and project management for mediatypes.net. Retouching. London Wrestling dvd artwork - 2003 - 2005
Realization - Music for KFC Corporate training video • 2003
Senior Designer, Areza - June 2000 - Jan 2003
Completed and managed projects for clients, designed & maintained in-house websites and produced print for signage, exhibition and corporate literature.
Unit 204, Buspace studios, Conlan Street, London W10 5AP (020 7751 1449)
Senior Designer, ELC Group - November 1999 - June 2000
24, Great Chapel Street, London, W1V 5RQ (020 7287 6664)
Digital Audio Transfer Technician, Dolby Laboratories Inc. - November 1998 - August 1999
Transfer of commercial spot and film audio to Dolby format. Liaison with post-production facilities
Hammersley House. 4th floor, 5-8 Warwick Street, W1R 5RA
I played guitar and drums in bands for many years and attended workshops in Taiko drumming, contact improvisation and butoh dance. I studied improvisation with David Toop’s Laptop Orchestra / Unknown Devices, performing at the recent LMC retrospective exhibition opening. I will be curating a performance by Unknown Devices at Whitechapel art gallery in September 2009.
More about my sound-related projects at sound.yanwhite.com
Diploma in Max/MSP & Jitter - 2009
London College of Communication
ABC Diploma in Broadcast Media: Sound Design and Music Technology ~ Distinction - 2008-2009
Diploma in Digital Photography - 2008
CSS - 2007
Peterborough Parachute Centre
Parachute training and descent - May 1998
BA (Hons) English & Literary Studies with Combined studies ~ Upper Second Class Honours - 1995 - 1998
(Visual Communication Design & Art History, Digital Audio, Philosophy, Film Studies)
Chelsea College of Art & Design
BTEC ND in General Art & Design ~ Merit - 1992 - 1994