Don’t Miss the Mesmerizing Details in this Graphic Design/Entertainment Portfolio by FIDM Grad, Kenzi Gong
Jun28

Don’t Miss the Mesmerizing Details in this Graphic Design/Entertainment Portfolio by FIDM Grad, Kenzi Gong

It’s clear that Hyunjun “Kenzi” Gong, a Graphic Design/Entertainment graduate of FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, has a passion for graphic design. His final portfolio, shown here, demonstrates a range of sophisticated styles, photo rendering skills and conceptual thinking. Don’t take our word for it– check it out for yourself! (We recommend viewing in full screen). Browse more portfolios...

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Motion Graphics & Title Design Inspiration from SXSW’s Film Design Awards

The annual SXSW Film Conference and Festival hosts a special program, the SXSW Film Design Awards, recognizing excellence in film and television title design, and excellence in poster design, which is great for entertainment graphic designers, motion graphics designers and film post-production pros everywhere. Motiongrapher recently published some great quotes from this year’s Film Design Awards’ opening panel discussion which...

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Graphic Design/Entertainment Grad, Nicole Antonian, Designed Live-Action Movie Posters for her Favorite Disney Films
Mar21

Graphic Design/Entertainment Grad, Nicole Antonian, Designed Live-Action Movie Posters for her Favorite Disney Films

“Ever since I was young, I would read books, imagine the characters in my head, and then draw them out on paper,” says recent Graphic Design/Entertainment graduate, Nicole Antonian. “Now that I am older, I am able to create these environments using digital art.” Working for an animation studio like Disney, or for Tim Burton, would be a childhood dream come true for Antonian, who draws inspiration from animated films (pun intended!)....

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Entertainment Design Wednesday: Fall in Love with Old Hollywood Film Titles
Jan04

Entertainment Design Wednesday: Fall in Love with Old Hollywood Film Titles

We’ve expressed our appreciation for title sequence design before (those flashy opening credits you see prior to a feature film), and it’s clear we’re not the only ones. Christian Annyas, a Dutch Web/graphic designer, has devoted his time to cataloging the title designs from old Hollywood films on his site, the Movie Title Stills Collection. Steve Heller described the site as “a sublimely obsessive online...

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“In the Lab” Follow-Up: Check out FIDM Graphic Design Grad, Christa Morris’ Final Portfolio!

Earlier this year, FIDMDigitalArts.com featured Graphic Design/Entertainment Student, Christa Morris, in our web series In the Lab, (short films that take you behind the scenes of a day in the life of Digital Media and Graphic Design Students and Alumni at FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising).  Morris graduated from FIDM’s Graphic Design/Entertainment program this month, and included the mock movie poster...

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Portfolio Week: FIDM Graphic Design/Entertainment Grad Develops Mock Campaigns for Animated Features
Dec21

Portfolio Week: FIDM Graphic Design/Entertainment Grad Develops Mock Campaigns for Animated Features

Animated features definitely make up the majority of the movie posters and marketing campaigns in Cecilia Cheng’s Graphic Design/Entertainment portfolio. Cheng graduated from the FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising’s Graphic Design/Entertainment program this month during which she developed mock movie advertising campaigns– including key art, title design, apparel graphics and outdoor advertising– for...

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Entertainment Design Wednesday: Get Inspired by Movie Posters & Game Marketing by FIDM Grad, Aileen Tieu

Aileen Tieu graduated this month from FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising’s Graphic Design/Entertainment program. After studying the components and techniques of a successful entertainment campaign using research to create and develop theatrical key art for the entertainment industry, Tieu certainly demonstrates her passion for movie marketing. Entertainment Design Portfolio by Aileen Tieu Major: Graphic...

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Wednesday’s Focus on Film: Watch the Interviews with Title Design King, Kyle Cooper

One of the most prolific and influential modern-day designers is the highly acclaimed title designer, art director and filmmaker, Kyle Cooper. Whether your interest lies in motion graphics, graphic design or film-making, you’ve probably been influenced by Cooper, who has directed more than 150 title sequences for feature films like Spider-Man, Braveheart, Iron Man, Dawn of the Dead, and Se7en. Cooper’s chilling opening...

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