Matt Barringer

Matt Barringer

Brighton, United Kingdom
Member since February 26, 2016
Matt is an illustrator and designer with a love of creative coding and animation. He loves to solve problems in the digital space and hopefully tell a story along the way. He has over a decade of professional experience working with film and TV companies to produce branded websites, data visualization, and infographics for news items as well as on-air title sequences and GFX.
Matt is now available for hire
  • Head of Digital
    2012 - 2015
    if not us films
    • Designed and built a real-time web application allowing 1st and 2nd screen interaction with over 5 hours worth of documentary video.
    • Built an entire oilfield in 3D and animated to show the construction process over 2 years.
    • Designed and animated straps for shows in multiple languages.
    • Art directed numerous pitches for TV and web projects.
    • Developed a custom content management system to aid in the creation of non-linear content.
    Technologies: Photoshop, Illustrator, Cinema 4D, After Effects, Rails, JavaScript
  • Senior Designer
    2007 - 2012
    CNN International
    • Illustrated an image for the homepage magazine article every week day for about two months, totaling in approximately 80 illustrations.
    • Created numerous title sequences for international news shows.
    • Originated, designed, and was part of the team that created the World Cup Twitter buzz; a real time web app that tracked sentiment during World Cup matches and won a Royal Television Society Award for Innovative News.
    • Created numerous data visualizations in JavaScript, CSS, and HTML (earlier versions were in Flash and ActionScript) to compliment news articles and TV spots.
    • Designed new page layouts and design flows based on the CNN brand guidelines.
    Technologies: Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Cinema 4D, Flash, JavaScript, HTML, CSS
Other Experience
  • Adobe Photoshop18 years
  • Illustration16 years
  • HTML15 years
  • 3D Modeling10 years
  • Adobe Illustrator10 years
  • 3D Animation10 years
  • Adobe After Effects8 years
  • JavaScript8 years
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Cinema 4D


Brighton, United Kingdom

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