Studio Calcinai

Skills & software

I love learning new things, exploring software and really understanding the tools of my trade. Here’s a snapshot of some of the skillsets that I have, along with the software and processes that I use.

Design thinking – applying the ‘Double Diamond’ process
Communication – relationship building, story telling, finding simple ways to share complex ideas
Leadership – mentoring and team building

Graphic design – ideation, art direction and production for print, digital and motion graphics
Identity design – branding and logo design
Typography & layout – from magazine and document layouts to signage and environmental graphics
Photography – directing and shooting on Canon 5D MkIII
Videography – directing, filming, editing, graphics

Software I use (but not limited to):
Adobe Creative Suite
– InDesign
– Photoshop
– Illustrator
– Acrobat Pro
– Lightroom
– After Effects
– Premiere Pro
Final Cut Pro X
WordPress, Squarespace and Wix
Microsoft Office Suite (you just can’t ignore it)
Prezi