I am a professional graphic designer and visual artist with over 25 years of experience in a very wide range of audiovisual productions. I have worked in the US, in Finland and in the UK, and am currently based in Helsinki. I work as a graphic designer, illustrator, web designer, photographer and animator, and also with audio and video at professional level. I work fast and precisely and do high quality work. My background is in print design and illustration, largely in book production. Additionally I worked four years in Marketing, where I did illustrations, magazine covers, layout, posters, flyers, brochures, packaging, etc. I have expert level skills in InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash, Premiere, After Effects, Painter, Filter Forge, Poser, Bryce 3D, Acrobat, FontoGrapher, Cubase, Encore, Blender, and a host of other software. For web development I use primarily Joomla (dynamic websites) and Dreamweaver (static sites), but have done several sites in other systems including Drupal and Weebly. My primary current interests are multimedia and motion graphics, particularly animation and visual effects. I do photography, video, electronic music production and video editing. I have excellent digital photo manipulation, retouching and restoration skills. I have my own music and sound production company. I studied Graphic Design in the University of Applied Arts in Finland.
Software developer with more than 14 years of experience in the software development for different platforms and programming languages including Java, C/C++, and others like Perl, Shell, Visual Basic, … Over the last 5 years, I was mostly involved in designing development and integration of Java Enterprise systems, like online-banking, with strong requirements for security availability and scalability.
Persistent and determined, I take on every job as an opportunity to make my customer's work shine. With a background in content creation, creative/technical and business writing, graphic design, marketing, copywriting, ghost writing, SEO, publishing, and even fiction writing -- I have a mixture of skills to benefit you in more ways than one. Contact me today to find out how our collaboration can take your business to the next level.
Former Senior Editor with a book publisher and agented writer with impeccable spelling/grammar offering all types of editing (developmental to proofreading) and writing, with an advanced specialty in young/new adult literature. Encouraging, supportive personality--I'm here for you! "Having Tiffany as my editor was a wonderful experience. Her comments and suggestions always respected my writing voice and helped improve the structure and flow of my book, all while meeting every deadline on time. Her feedback was instrumental in polishing my manuscript into the final product it is now." -C. Rosa, author of An Unexpected Hunger (available now on Amazon) "Tiffany's method of kind encouragement made even the most difficult changes...something that I felt I could handle with minimal stress. She found insight into the world and characters I had created that I didn't even know I was missing." -Megan O'Russell, author of The Tethering (releasing fall 2014, Silence in the Library)
After 10 years of business and technical writing, I decided it was time to expand my horizons! In 2012, after 3 years of study and training, I transitioned into copywriting. I offer the following copywriting and content services: - web copy (including product descriptions, bio pages, landing or lead capture pages, etc.) - white hat SEO - whitepapers - press releases - ebooks - blogging - social media - and more My background includes process and procedural writing in the area of quality assurance documentation, including fraud, abuse, and waste prevention, document control, and continual improvement, as well as other related areas. I've found this skill set translates well into writing quality copy for my clients. Here are a few more things about me (and how I work) to help you determine if I am a good fit for your job: 1. I have a "planner" type personality, so I will likely have questions for you to clarify your job. 2. Once I'm hired, you will not need to micro-manage me. I will communicate updates to you on a regular basis, so I am an ideal fit for clients who need me to take a project and run with it. 3. Once hired, I will send you a creative brief to complete that will give me the details I need to complete your job. I am an ethical copywriter. I will not write copy for the following topics: 1. unproven medical claims or unapproved supplements, such as hoodia 2. pornography or erotica topics I look forward to working with you! Amanda Craig
I have +9 years of experience developing enterprise class Java applications (EJB, JPA, Spring, Hibernate, Struts, JAX-WS, JAX-RS ...) and I am Oracle programmer and developer certified (SCJP, SCWCD, SCBCD & SCJDWS). I have also +3 years developing modern web applications using frameworks like: BackboneJS, AngularJS, jQuery, underscore, require.js, ...
I’ve been using WordPress since 2005 and actively doing client work since 2012. I have recently expanded into customizing Shopify sites and themes. As an independent developer I excel at the following: * Converting your design into a WordPress or Shopify site * Making sure your site works on all devices, from smartphones to widescreen desktop monitors * Custom fields, post types and page templates * Site installations * Theme customizations * Site migrations * Backups * Sass I will communicate with you frequently. You'll never have to wonder about the status of your project. I'm intimately familiar with cPanel and DigitalOcean droplets and most shared hosting and VPS server configurations. More importantly, I'm very good at troubleshooting and understanding software platforms. If I can't take care of a task, I'll let you know right away.
I am a technical writer with over 6 years experience writing software system guides, administration guides and configuration guides. During this time I have acquired proven expertise in documenting within the software development lifecycle, while meeting my company’s documentation needs for both public facing and internal documents. I am known for my clear and concise style and adherence to industry standards and best practices (Microsoft, Cisco etc.). I have a wealth of experience writing most forms of corporate documentation including standard operating procedures, service descriptions, disaster recovery plans, business continuity plans, operations guides, end user documentation, on-line help, user guides etc. I am also a Sharepoint information architect and analyst with experience designing, and deploying company-wide Sharepoint solutions by working with a team of developers and consultants. I also have been responsible for evaluating, integrating and administering IT help desk software and CRM tools.