Q & A
Whats the best thing to happen to you in your career to date?
The ability to travel long term - this has been a big dream come true.
What does a typical work week look like for you?:
Talking to clients, getting projects done and personal creative projects in between that. In my spare time I like to travel, take photos, videography, hiking or other active sports.
Describe your working environment in a few sentences..
I often travel, so the country I'm working in might be different but the environment is similar. Quiet, bright sun-lit spaces with fresh air, chilled music and fast internet.
What sets you apart from other freelancers in your industry?
I also have a solid knowledge in I.T, computer programming and photography, so I can usually use these skills to my advantage during the projects. Such as understanding the latest web technology or selecting and processing photos to give more impact on a website.
What are the tools of your trade?
Books, magazines and Internet for research. Pen and paper for concepts. Camera for stock photos and textures. Adobe CC, PC and phone for the design work.
Do you collaborate with others? If yes, how does that works?
Yes! Sometimes it's absolutely nessessary to get the job done. Understanding the capabilities of other professionals and how they could help with a project is crucial.
Whats been the biggest freelancing lesson to date?
Getting the job done right starts with asking the right questions.