Jamie Salmon

Lead Designer

Level
Senior
Location
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Availability
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Projects

About me

As a multi-disciplinary designer, I've worked in the creative industry for over 10 years, originally specialising in print production but now working in graphic & motion design and VFX. I'm also a video game reviewer and audio/visual artist.

Skills

  • Adobe Photoshop/ Illustrator/ Indesign/ After Effects
  • Cinema 4D
  • Logic Pro
  • Ableton Live

Companies I’ve worked with

  • BBC

    BBC

    • Television
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    Pimoroni

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      The Curious Machine

      • S

        Studio Binky

        Work history

        Currently

        Head of Design

        Pimoroni

        Apr 2018
        • Sheffield, United Kingdom
        • Full Time

        2018

        Apr 2015 - Apr 2018
        • Leeds, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • The City Talking is a media company that produces magazines and feature-length documentary films inspired by cities. As the sole designer working on the brand, I was responsible for all print and digital design, alongside animation and VFX for their documentaries.

        2014

        Assistant Art Director & Graphics Artist

        BBC

        Jun 2014 - Oct 2014
        • Manchester, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Contracted on a CBBC sci-fi show (World's End), I was in charge of graphics and animation, directing design across a huge range of set design and props, from fake packaging to corporate branding, web sites and animated computer displays.

        2015

        Digital Director

        Studio Binky

        Apr 2013 - Mar 2015
        • Sheffield, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • I joined Studio Binky as Digital Director, bringing animation, 3D design, installation work and sound design to their crazy, colourful world.

        2015

        Designer & Animator

        The Curious Machine

        May 2009 - Apr 2015
        • Sheffield, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • For 6 years I worked as a freelance designer & animator, working in different studios across Yorkshire such as BBC, Studio Binky, Kiosk, The Designers Republic, The Cafeteria, Propaganda, Sanderson Bob, Iris Associates, Home, Eleven, Jupiter Design and Jaywing.

        Education

        2013

        After Effects Advanced Training

        Soho Editors

        Oct 2013 - Nov 2013
        • Manchester, United Kingdom

        2000

        HND Sound Engineering

        New College Nottingham

        Sep 1999 - Jun 2000
        • Nottingham, United Kingdom

        1999

        BA (Hons) Contemporary Arts

        Nottingham Trent Univeristy

        Sep 1996 - Jun 1999
        • Nottingham, United Kingdom
        • Specialising in visual art and music, I used the 3 years to develop a practice in video art and experimental electronic music.

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