A good pitch…

I recently watched a pitch on the show Dragons Den (which is basically a Canadian Shark Tank). The pitch was for a company called tentree. Basically, the guys had a business idea that had already been in place, and was succeeding. They went on the show to try and get funding to grow the business…

Will You Marry Me?

Okay, maybe not the kind of proposal we’re talking about here. BUT in a way, marriage proposals and business proposals are one in the same: both suggest a change to be made and offer a solution to put this change into action. A proposal is the first step in a business making a difference (either…

PhotoShock

I’ve created an online art portfolio and, of course, images are extremely important in displaying my work. Part of the work I’m displaying is photography. I think that there’s an art in photography as well as a sort of art in editing. While I could easily manipulate a photograph to remove people in the background,…

What Would Kimball Say Now?

When reading Miles Kimball’s The Web Portfolio Guide Graphics and Multimedia Chapter, I thought to myself a few times (in the most respectful way) “well, duh.”  While the specifics steps of saving a certain file or the ways that pixels come out on the computer were unknown to me before reading this chapter, the main points that…

What Does Your CRAP Look Like?

So after doing the reading on CRAP for today’s class, it made a lot of sense to me when I thought of how these elements apply to so many different things in my daily life outside of just designing a professional webpage. So this is going to sound terrible, but as a senior completing lengthy…