Alex Carvalho
DIGITAL DESIGNER & ART DIRECTOR
Tools & Technology
SKILLS
Adobe Photoshop
Still a creative's BFF, used for image treatment and pixel-perfect layouts.
Adobe Illustrator
Perfect for vector illustration and iconography, used ver frequently for assets design.
Adobe InDesign
Used for presentations and, in some cases, visual style guides.
Sketch
How come I've used Photoshop so many years?
Cinema 4D
Basic object modelling and shading, far from being an expert.
Omnigraffle
Used mainly for user flows and wireframes, with custom UI libraries.
Paintcode
Average knowledge, used in a couple of projects to create assets in code.
Principle
Experience in prototyping animations and interactions.
Office Apps
Proficient with popular apps such as Keynote, Powerpoint, Word, Excel, etc.
Webflow
Used to build this website (from scratch, no templates) and using its visual CMS.
InVision
Lo-fi prototyping, used frequently for quick mocking up apps or websites.
Marvel
Good knowledge of the prototyping platform (flat image inteactions as well as element-based)
Proto.io
Hi-fi prototyping with element-level interactions and animations.
HTML5 + CSS3
Although not a coder, have a good knowledge of code structure, properties and cross-browser possibilities.
iOS Dev
Good notions of app/code structure, asset formats and code optimised layouts.