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Thomas Benner
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Illustrations and posters by Jee-ook Choi | Designer Daily: graphic and web design blog
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Korean illustrator Jee-ook Choi has made herself a name in the world of illustration. Her surreal worlds create a charming environment that convinced the organizers of the BIFAN festival to commission her to create posters for the festival.
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The posters she designed for the festival are just fantastic, with simple lines and two prominent colors, red and blue. There is even an Escher-esque reference with a set of swimming pools where people jump in and out from everywhere. Choi shares her work on a Tumblelog you should follow right now.
Korean illustrator Jee-ook Choi has made herself a name in the world of illustration. Her surreal worlds create a charming environment that convinced the organizers of the BIFAN festival to commiss…
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Why Adobe Believes It Has A Promising Mobile Apps Strategy For The Future.
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How does the future of creative mobile apps look like? Mobile usage surpassed desktop in 2014, so it's a big question to answer. To answer that question, I sat down to talk with Bryan O'Neil Hughes, Adobe's Head of Outreach...
How does the future of creative mobile apps look like? Mobile usage surpassed desktop in 2014, so it's a big question to answer. To answer that question, I sat down to talk with Bryan O'Neil Hughes, Adobe's Head of Outreach & Collaboration of the Creative Cloud (commonly referred as CC) ecosystem, about the exciting and promising future of mobile apps for creatives.
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The Unbelievable Ways 12 Successful Creatives Got Rejected
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If you're a budding creative professional, you may wonder how the world's most successful designers, artists, writers, and visionaries ever got there. In reality, most of them didn't reach success on an easy or straightforward path.
The Unbelievable Ways 12 Successful Creatives Got Rejected ~~ If you're a budding creative professional, you may wonder how the world's most successful designers, artists, writers, and visionaries ever…
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The Real Pied Piper Is Trying to End Buffering Forever
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Meet the real life Pied Piper from the TV show "Silicon Valley".
Meet the real life Pied Piper from the TV show Silicon Valley.
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4 marketing trends you need to follow to sell to millennials:
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How do you win over millennials? Columnist Khalid Saleh discusses four key trends that marketers need to pay attention to if they want to woo this highly sought-after market.
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Never hold up contract cycles ever again. This is how you can send for signatures using your browser:
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In today's fast-paced business environment, it's critical to keep business moving - no matter where you are. Whether you're in the office, on an airplane, or in a hotel, you'll never have to worry about holding up contract cycles again. Send a document...
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31 inspiring examples of 3D art
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Well executed 3D art can seriously spice up a design portfolio. The extra dimension provides an added sense of depth that is very hard to recreate in 2D.
Fancy adding another dimension to your designs? Be inspired by this amazing 3D art.
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A (Partially) Animated World by Julien Douvier
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Artist Julien Douvier brings magic to the mundane with his captivating cinemagraphs.
Artist Julien Douvier brings magic to the mundane with his captivating cinemagraphs.
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The Values on Which Trust Rests
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Are you looking for ways to build trust? This article provides a step-by step guide for building a trusting relationship.
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5 Killer Examples of Branding Done Right
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The way you position your startup is more important than you may think.
The way you position your startup is more important than you may think.
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Columnist Jim Yu outlines 4 steps to help you balance the art and science of content marketing
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Successful brands not only create engaging content, but they also measure the performance of that content. Columnist Jim Yu outlines four steps to help you balance the art and science of content marketing.:
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We're updating Adobe Sign with new features and benefits—so you can focus more on your business, and less on tedious manual steps.
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Later this month, we're updating Adobe Sign with new features and benefits—so you can focus more on your business, and less on tedious manual steps. Come hear from the team about everything we packed into our August release, including: Simply fill...
Later this month, we're updating Adobe Sign with new features and benefits—so you can focus more on your business, and less on tedious manual steps. Come hear from the team about everything we packed into our August release, including: Workflow updates: Define a recipient group, set reminders ...
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  • UCLA
    Near Eastern Studies, 1996 - 1999
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Innovative designer, animator, developer, programmer and instructor who loves training others seeks opportunity to develop outstanding courses utilizing the Adobe Creative Cloud and Apple Macintosh software with a focus on integrating various applications (Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks, Flash, DreamWeaver, Muse, Edge, Premiere, After Effects, Behance) for effective desktop and screen publishing workflows.
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 Extensive experience teaching web design and development, vector and raster graphics, interactive multimedia, animation and digital presentation. Art is not about decadence, hipness or living life on the edge. Art is about pushing your mind as far as it will go and then to observe what is on the other side. Art is about following curiosity across the realm of the night until you find the dawn.
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Adobe Certified Expert in Photoshop CC and Illustrator CC, Adobe Education Leader, Adobe Community Professional
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  • MACinTUTOR
    Developer, 1995 - present
  • The Art Institute of Austin
    Professor, 2009 - present
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