Robert Crandall
Motion Graphic Designer at ABC 7 Chicago
Ringling School of Art and Design
Greater Chicago Area

Career

Design motion graphics for station programming, sales, promotions, news and special events.Also create logic based interfaces that drive graphics and animation for station news broadcast programming and station branding.

Station programming includes work on Chicago Cubs broadcasts, daily afternoon talk show Windy City Live, The Livewell Network as well as yearly specials like the Chicago Auto Show ,Countdown Chicago and holiday parades.

 

Working in the creative services department creating motion graphics for station programming, sales, promotions, news and special events.

Station programming includes work on the Chicago Marathon special, Chicago Auto Show as well as community programming highlighting Chicago events and museum exhibits.

Awards- 2 individual Midwest Emmy's as well as numerous awards for collaboration on special programming. Recognized as the graphics designer of the community outreach PSA's and special programming that earned the station Illinois Silver Dome Awards.

 

Working in the Art Department on daily news graphics as well as motion graphics for news specials and elements for other NBC O&O stations and Telemundo Chicago News opens.

 

Working in the Art Department on daily news graphics as well graphics for special segment promos

 

Education

  • 1993 - 1997
    Ringling School of Art & Design, Sarasota, FL
    A top tier accredited college of art and design
    Degree- Bachelor of Fine Arts in Computer Animation
    Skills- Computer animation, Interactive design & Unix scripting, photography and strong foundation in fine arts.

 

 

  • 1992
    Genessee Area Skill Center
    Graphic Design

 

 

Skills-

  • Motion graphics design utilizing Adobe After Effects and CC Suite & Cinema 4D
  • Through the course of my career I have utilized numerous 3D & Design suites demonstrating flexibility adopting new software packages and work flows.
  • Creating logic based interfaces for driving on-air graphics and animations as well as interactive design.

 

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