With an emphasis on portfolio requirements and job opportunities, this guide helps both students and individuals interested in entering the design field prepare for successful careers. Coverage includes design inspiration, design genres, and design education, with discussion of the specific career options available in print, interactive, and motion design
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Design, redefineda guide to your career options in one of this century's most exciting fields
Building on the past successes of Becoming a Graphic Designer and Becoming a Digital Designer, this newly combined fifth edition addresses the demands of finding and succeeding at a design career in the 21st century.
With an emphasis on portfolio-building and requirements, this single-source guide contains portfolio inspiration from experts in graphic design fields like advertising, data visualization, and film design.
Interviews with leading designers like Michael Bierut, Stefan Sagmeister, and Mirko Ilic give readers an insider's perspective on career trajectory and a glimpse into everyday operations at a variety of companies and firms.
Over 80 interviews and essays from people who have already "made it"
International coverage of digital and traditional design work
Hundreds of striking images from real portfolios
Access to 10 video interviews with real designers at work
Discussion of specific career options in print, interactive, and motion design.
From landing competitive jobs to setting out on your own or starting your own studio, Becoming a Graphic and Digital Designer has the advice and information you need to get going.