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Career Talk Information
What is Graphic Designing?
There are many nuances of a Career in Graphic Designing. One should first understand What a Career in Graphic Designing entails before investing time and effort to figure out How to start a Career in Graphic Designing. The internet is a great source of information on Graphic Designing, but it is second best to learning about the same from a real professional.
Akshay Madan has 6 years & 11 months of professional experience in Graphic Designing. Akshay Madan describes Graphic Designing as:
Graphic design is art with a purpose. It involves a creative and systematic plan to solve a problem or achieve certain objectives, with the use of images, symbols or even words. It is visual communication and the aesthetic expression of concepts and ideas using various graphic elements and tools.
How Akshay Madan got into Graphic Designing?
After completing my B Tech in IT from DIT, Dehradun, I started working in a small company as an engineer, however, I was not satisfied with the job. I always had an attraction towards the designing and started Graphic Designing in 2012 and worked for various companies as a freelancer.
Akshay Madan's Talk on Graphic Designing
|Starts with what is:|
|Next, it covers Education. It was a welcome change to see the Talk touch upon Education as theoretical knowledge needed to excel at Graphic Designing, and not merely as Qualifications needed to enter Graphic Designing. Here is a list of Education items required for Graphic Designing:|
|Then, the Talk focuses on the most important component that is Skills. Graphic Designing demands specific Skills which only an experienced professional can lay out. It discusses following headings for Skills in Graphic Designing:|
|There are great positives of Graphic Designing. The Talk goes through this list of Positives of Graphic Designing:|
|Challenges are the other side of Positives and Graphic Designing is no exception:|
|21)||Stealing of Ideas|
|In the final section of the Talk, Akshay Madan talks about How a day goes in a Career in:|
Akshay Madan's LifePage:
LifePage Career Talk on Graphic Designing
(Graphic Designing, Akshay Madan, Freelancer, Illustration, Graphic Design, Artist, Creative Work, Web Design, Logo Design)
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In filmmaking, visual effects are the processes by which imagery is created or manipulated outside the context of a live action shot. Animation is the process of making the illusion of motion and the illusion of change by means of the rapid succession of sequential images that minimally differ from each other.
"After doing my schooling, I did my graduation in animation & Visual effects from Zee Institute of Creative Arts, Dehradun and after that I worked with Prime Focus Chandigarh for a year. Post that, I worked with various companies and presently I am working at Filmchii as an editor."
A Creative Designer works in areas of marketing and advertising to create various materials, such as product labels or brochures, that provide information about a company's offerings. They design these materials using paper sketches and digital illustration software.
"After schooling I completed my graduation in Animation and VFX from Graphic Era. Then I pursued Masters in Journalism from Himgiri Zee University. Working with Heads Up Entertainment as a Creative Designer."
Graphic design is the process of visual communication and problem solving using one or more of typography, photography and illustration.
"After doing my high school from Arkansas, I did my graduation from New Design School, USA. I have been working as a Graphic Designer since 2013. I am working for an organization called Joyn."
Media Graphic is creating and combining symbols, images and text to form visual representations of ideas and messages. It is the process of visual communication and problem-solving using one or more of typography, photography and illustration.
"After finishing my graduation, I decided to get into arts and did my BFA from Jamia, Delhi. I have been working with HNN 24*7 as Graphic Head."
Visual Design aims to shape and improve the user experience through considering the effects of illustrations, photography, typography, space, layouts, and color on the usability of products and on their aesthetic appeal. To help designers achieve this, visual design considers a variety of principles, including unity, Gestalt properties, space, hierarchy, balance, contrast, scale, dominance, and similarity.
"After completing a degree in Architecture, I switched to the field of Illustration or Visual Designing. I am working as an Independent Illustrator since 2015 and started my own design studio by the name of Afloat."
A graphic designer has the ability, through different tools acquired throughout their career, to interpret what the client needs. For example, if a customer wants to create a corporate identity for his company, what we are able to do is, first, interpret what he wants to do for his company and then, we have the responsibility to investigate and know what that company is about, who works there, how is it set, because everything that that person needs to be able to offer a message through design comes from there.
"Hello my name is Gabriel, I'm a graphic design technician, I graduated in 2010, in a career of 3 years, as a graphic designer. I am currently working in a private company and also individually, making designs and retouching photos. The company where I work, is dedicated to the photo lab, design and sales to the public. My main job is the attention to the public, designing and retouching of photos and advice to the professional photographers or amateurs who come to reveal photos."
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