Portfolio

These are a few portfolio pieces on which I have worked, showcasing various writing, design and videography skills.

1. CD Design – “Thomas Dressler Plays the Paul Fritts Organ, Princeton  Theological Seminary”
This is the project of which I am most proud. I did the graphic design, typesetting and liner notes for Pennsylvania organist Thomas Dressler‘s new CD, recorded on the Paul Fritts pipe organ at Princeton Theological Seminary.

Front cover of Thomas Dressler’s new CD, which I designed. The artist took the photo of the organ.

Back Cover of Thomas Dressler’s CD. My design and layout; artist took the lower organ photo.

2. Technical Writing – Satellite Infographic
This was a fun project. Classmate Chris Blankenship and I designed an attractive, eye-catching 11×17 poster/infographic about satellites, their purpose and history. Page layout was accomplished using Adobe InDesign CS3; images were cut out and processed for print using PhotoShop CS3. Illustrator CS3 was used to create a resolution-independent vector trace of the orbital information figure. Various weights of Linotype Futura CE were used to present a consistent typographical look throughout.

3. JAMM-275 Music Video – “Thank God” (Hank Williams)
This is a song that has a great message, so I decided to use it for my music video project in JAMM-275. My church’s campus minister played the preacher, and dorm mate Leo Morales played the part of the wayward man.

4. Technical Writing – Student Grant Proposal
This grant proposal (University of Idaho Student Grant Program) was for an ambitious TV documentary that would showcase various historic railroads in North Idaho, including the awe-inspiring Lapwai Canyon trestles of the Camas Prairie Railroad and the Spokane & Inland Empire Railway’s electric trolley line that ran to Moscow and to Coeur d’Alene. I did not submit this proposal, as I graduate in May 2013 and will no longer be a student when grants are awarded. The Investigator Information and Budget forms were filled out using Adobe Acrobat Pro 8, and the Narrative/Additional Information sections were designed in InDesign CS3. The resulting files were combined and compressed in Acrobat.

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