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2011 Reel - Motion Graphics Design

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Cut together a quick new reel to highlight some of the recent work/projects I've completed over the last couple months. Not quite a total refresh, some new & some old.

Good Advice in “How do I get freelance work??”

A lot of great advice as usual from Jessica Hische, you know her from this awesome 'Should I work for Free?' flowchart you saw on the internet last week. All of it you should have heard before, but just read it again. And again.

If you were a normal person in the process of opening your own restaurant, how would you go about hiring a designer? You certainly wouldn’t think “hey, why don’t I go see what’s happening on Design Observer today” or “why don’t I spend the day browsing that obscure design magazine?”. You would ask your friends if they knew any designers. And those friends would ask their friends. So essentially, if you’re not a few degrees away from that potential client, your chances of working with them are slim.

via “How do I get freelance work??”.

Recommended reading for anyone who typically wears trackpants to 'work'.