David W. James
Professional graphic artist with a great level of proficiency in illustration and photography. The media mastered over his career represents a logical acquisition of skills and techniques.
Having a diverse skill set enables David to work on many projects outside his regular routine. He has experience working on projects requiring international photo assignments, educational video direction and the development of a nationally distributed magazine.
• Illustration – Traditional and Digital techniques
• Photography – Commercial, Studio and Portraiture
• Creative Visual Development for Strategic Marketing Projects
December 2016 to Present
Marketing Projects Manager
Art Direction, Design, Photography and training video production.
Coffee Ring Studio
September 2016 to Present
Freelance Illustration, Photography, Design and Content Production..
July 2012 to September 2016
Layout and Design, Photography, Illustration and Art Direction.
James Design Studios
September 2008 to February 2015
Graphic Design, Photography, Illustration and Art Direction.
Durabuilt Windows & Doors
December 2005 to September 2008
Layout and Design, Project Management, Photography and Illustration.
15+ years experience using the following applications:
• Adobe Photoshop
• Adobe Illustrator
• Adobe InDesign
• Adobe Acrobat
• Microsoft Word and Excel
10+ years experience using the following applications:
• Adobe Dreamweaver
• Adobe After Effects
• Adobe Premiere Pro
5+ years experience using the following applications:
• Adobe Bridge
• Camera Raw
• Adobe LightRoom
• Creative Cloud
• Good understanding of marketing practices
• 15+ years experience of being a major part of a marketing team
• 15+ years experience in commercial photography