A multi-disciplinary Director and Designer, after working many years in the North of England, James began freelancing in 2012, following 2 years at The Bank where he worked on commercials and high-end brand films for the likes of Versace, Peroni and Grolsch. With an eye for traditional graphic design, he is a seasoned campaigner whose experience spans a wide range of projects and clients, including many of London’s best post-houses such as The Mill, MPC and Glassworks.
Fast and accurate, capable of working to the tightest of deadlines, James can create graphics from scratch and loves having the opportunity to demonstrate his versatility across 2D and 3D animation. A truly innovative designer with a thorough understanding of the industry, his skills include motion graphics, design, editing, illustration, motion photo manipulation and sound design.
His enthusiasm for showcasing high-end brands and his passion for creating beautiful unique work in Cinema 4D make him stand out from the crowd. He is always training up on new kit and software, hungry for learning new techniques to enhance his already solid skill set. James is proficient in Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, Flash, Illustrator, Final Cut Pro, Premiere, Vue Infinite & Vray.
As a freelancer he has been invited to collaborate with clients such as Grey, The Mill and MPC on television, commercials and film projects. Recent Clients include BBC, Vertical, Incredibull, CNBC, Spicer & Moore Whitecoat, Wilder Films, Salt TV, Ocicat, Flawless Media & Havas Worldwide.