Jason Guest

Motion Graphic Designer

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

I am an editor and motion graphic designer with twenty years experience in the media industry, during which time I have worked on an huge number of well known TV commercials, TV station idents and title sequences. I am experienced at seeing through a wide range of creative projects from conception through to execution in all areas of digital media. I am an skilled assembly editor fully trained in the use of Adobe Premiere Pro and Final Cut Pro X. I have a PGCE in Art and Design Education, and experience teaching and assisting in schools and universities including Wanstead High School in London and VIA University, Denmark.

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Skills

  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Audition
  • Digital Design
  • Directing
  • Teaching
  • Teaching Facilitation

Companies I’ve worked with

  • W

    Wanstead High School

    • P

      Prime Focus World

      • T

        The Animation Workshop, VIA University Den

        • J

          JJGUEST LIMITED

          Work history

          Currently

          Freelance Motion Graphic Designer

          JJGUEST LIMITED

          Apr 2015
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • I am a motion graphic designer and editor. Recent commercial clients have included Aspers, Royal Caribbean, Honda, Bentley, and Size? Footwear. I have also designed title sequences for TV and online shows including 'Crackers about Christmas' for Channel 5 and 'Doctor Who: The Fan Show' for BBC Online.

          Currently

          Jan 2013
          • Viborg, Denmark
          • Freelance
          • Since 2013, I have been invited to act as external examiner for the Animation Workshop, Denmark's leading animation institution and part of VIA University College. The role typically involves reading papers and attending oral examinations for around 15-18 bachelor animation students, interviewing, assessing and awarding final grades.

          2018

          Media Support Technician (Part Time)

          Wanstead High School

          Sep 2016 - Dec 2018
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • I have always had an interest in education, and wanted to give something back, so I took the job of support technician in the Media Studies department of this east London high school alongside my freelance work. I was responsible for technical support in the Media Studies Department and to aid teaching and learning directly related to that subject. Responsibilities included maintaining equipment and facilities, In addition I provided instruction to students in the use of editing and photo editing software, typography and animation.

          2015

          Motion Graphic Designer and After Effects Artist

          Prime Focus World

          Oct 2010 - May 2015
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • As a senior motion graphic designer at Prime Focus London, a global entertainment services group, I worked across a range of media including feature film title sequences, broadcast titles and in-programme graphics, commercials, apps and digital advertising panels.

          Education

          Currently

          BA(Hons) Graphic Design

          Hull School of Art and Design

          Sep 1989
          • Hull, United Kingdom

          1994

          PGCE in Secondary Art and Design Education

          De Montfort University

          Sep 1993 - Jun 1994
          • Leicester, United Kingdom