Mar 20, 2018

Simple promo design

Here is a quick outline for crafting a web banner for a promo slider. I use a 2 phase approach: create a background graphic and add a message. Also, when you need to maintain a slider with upcoming event promos, it is smart to use a template file and just add a layer for each new slide as time goes by. This way you have all past panels for easy reference.


Feb 16, 2018

A black background portrait

When it comes to great portrait projects, there are only 2 ingredients. Number one, the subject has to look tortured. And number two, rare and hard to come by inventive lighting. Fortunately in this instance Alex was a fine character, and I got to try out my new LED lights.