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Video Work

Appeal to Emotions with Custom Music in Video

“Graphic design will save the world right after rock and roll does.” David Carson As a Visual Communicator, I have been creating videos for about 6 years. It is a never-ending learning curve. As audiences get savvier, VisCom designers will have to increase production value. So, for in-house corporate video production, that means hiring different […]

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Life

My experience on 9/11

This post is about my experience being in the twin towers in New York on 9/11. Check it out by clicking on the read more link.

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Creative Community Creativity for All

Z-Gen’s visual communication apps and community. Surprising things you need to know

The way my daughter uses the internet is inspirational. Watching my Z-Gen daughter, I see a high level of digital literacy. Digital literacy is the ability to communicate clearly online. Kids building creative online communities of supportive peers gain confidence and skills. Marketers who understand their mindset will gain new perspectives into known truths like […]

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Continued Learning Creative Community Creativity for All

A Free Ticket to Adobe MAX 2020

An Adobe fan forever Despite being a lifelong Adobe fan, attending an Adobe MAX conference was beyond my means. Additionally, I felt like I lacked support, which the Adobe community would have boosted. Creativity doesn’t just open doors. It opens worlds. It transcends borders and lowers barriers, crosses divides and dimensions.” Adobe Inc Deep in […]

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Process

Connect Your Customer to Your Product Using FAB Analysis

FAB means fabulous And FAB Analysis is fabulous for creativity. Creating good work (that sells) comes out of a good plan. In marketing and advertising, that is the Creative Brief. But, I have learned a new tool from my boss, who learned it from his boss years ago. Perhaps you have been using this tool […]

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Photography Work

How-to Master Photography, a Visual Communicator’s Key to Excellent Work and a Cherished Hobby

Photography is one of the most rewarding skills to have as a Visual Communicator. Because images are often the most influential design element in VisCom, you should master Photography So, in this post, I want to inspire you to enhance your skills. And I want to tell you how I finally grew into a real […]

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Work

How-to Feel Happiness at Work by Knowing Your Values

Is your Visual Communications job satisfying? Does it meet your needs and values? I have spent 30 years of my life trying to find job satisfaction. I’ve had many unnecessary heartaches when I was not clear on my needs and values for a work role. For me, that translated into underemployment where important skills or […]