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 had the opportunity of working on exciting projects such as international photo assignments, time lapse video direction and the redesign of a national magazine.
• Illustration – both traditional and digital
• Photography – commercial studio and journalistic
• Creative concept development
Coffee Ring Studio
September 2016 to Present
Freelance Illustration, Photography, Design and Art Direction.
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
3+ years experience using the following applications:
• Creative Cloud
• Adobe Edge Animate
• Good understanding of marketing practices
• 15+ years experience of being a major part of a marketing team
• 15+ years experience in commercial photography