newmanx.com

What is X

newmanx.com is Bob Newman, a digital creative offering a suite of integrated services.

Whether you have a sketch, a prototype or a product sample, working with X will help you by creating professionally crafted communication assets.

The process starts with a chat about what you need. The range of solutions may include product photography, print ready layouts, social media content, video clips or a website.

Why choose X

Here are a few reasons why you should have confidence in X:
  • Offering a wide range of capabilities for a seamless one stop shop experience
  • Serving clients since 2012
  • Multidisciplinary background and qualifications
  • Connected to a network of creatives, in house and external, and more than happy to refer you to other specialists
  • Responsive, transparent and friendly

Toolkit

Open source and Google is the inspiration.
  • SOFTWARE: Blender (3D, animation, video, motion graphics), Darktable (photography), GIMP (retouching), Inkscape (vectors), Ubuntu + Google (for everything else)
  • CLOUD: Blogger CMS, Google Cloud Platform (LAMP web servers w Ubuntu image)
  • HTML/CSS: Google Material Design Components (MDC) and Bootstrap frameworks
  • PHOTOGRAPHY: Nikon D800, studio config for tabletop photography

Who is X

Oh, by the way, you would be working with me, Bob.




Capabilities

Photography

  • Products
  • Sculptures
  • 2D media / Paintings / Prints
  • 360 internal

Image Editing

  • RAW Development, Corrections (contrast curves, color adjustment, spot removal, crop, keystone)
  • Format export: resize, file type, batch processing

Retouching

  • Pixel perfect corrections (w context)
  • Deep etch background removal (w feather for Depth of Field)
  • Creative retouching, shadows/reflections (basic or 3D rendered), composition reconstruction

Graphic Design

  • Line Art
  • Render 2D / 3D
  • Motion Graphics / Short video clips
  • Print layout / Brochure / Poster / eBook

Digital

  • Website Design / Responsive Design
  • Blogger / WordPress CMS support
  • Digital setup / Google Cloud Platform (GCP) hosting, Domain setup, Google Analytics setup
  • Content strategy