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7514 Girard Ave. La Jolla, CA 858-456-0922 jd@studioactiv8.com
01_wis_ph
I am originally from Madison, Wisconsin 'Mad Town' or 'Mad City'
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It is a beautiful City and the State Capitol.
03_madison_cold
But it tends to be frozen about 6 months of the year!
04_madison_beers
That is why they do a lot of beer drinking and celebrating there.
05_flw
My dad is the owner this Frank Lloyd Wright home Usonia 1.
06_college
Attended the University of WI, Madison for my undergraduate & graduate degree in fine arts.
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This was the place we gathered as students. These types of pictures are the ones they use to
lure students to the college with it is only like this for two months in the summer!
08_inspired
This 'thing' has been an great creative inspiration in my life. From comedy and sincere dramas
to the surreal way alternate worlds switch and flicker into your mind.
09_inspired
These creative Musicians and many more have been a great inspiration to me.
10_inspired
And these places, real and unreal have been a great inspiration to me.
11_LA
In Los Angeles every summer for three years I had the opportunity to volunteer with these two men: They are Sid Avery and Phil Stern. Both famous 'original' Hollywood Photographers.
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This is Sid Avery's Photo of the Original cast of Oceans Eleven gang.
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These photos where taken By Phil Stern. He was a rare creative man who had a way of seeing his subjects as creative and sensitive human beings.
14_cdg
My internships turned in to opportunity with Warner bros I had a full time job creating CD+Gs an early innovation for the audio CD format.
15_cdrom
At Time Warner interactive we were early innovators
of CDROM interfaces and the future of information design.
16_idtv
As the Time Warner Interactive team evolved, we began to created Digital Television Applications
for the original interactive Time Warner cable system.
17_love
Then I fell In Love in San Diego! Remember to follow your passions.
18_qualcomm
And Started working for the E-Mail Man.
Qualcomm Art Director and Manager of Eudora creative services.
19_qualcomm
We had many responsibilities but I kept my skills going with
multi media and the web. The marketing division later downsized.
20_peji
Meeting Bennett Peji and all my friends from the AIGA,
became my way to transition into to wonderful world of freelance design.
21_trans
Bennett helped transform Me as a freelance web designer.
By helping me see the power of specializing your skills.
22_flash
So I became 'the Flash!!!' I got my name around San Diego and California through the AIGA.
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Flash animation and application development was very good to ME!
I even still see a Flash project here and there.
24_now
Web 2.0, 3.0, 4.0, yes the internet expands forward....
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All my training with Flash - ActionScript made it comfortable to 'hop' right into the 'next level' !!
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